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FTSE Russell and State Bank of India launch Indian bond index series


FTSE Russell, the global index and data provider and the State Bank of India (SBI) have launched the FTSE SBI Bond Index Series. The index series gives market participants from India, the UK and internationally the tools they need to analyse India’s government bond market.


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RBC Global Asset Management selects FTSE Russell indexes for seven new ETFs for Canadian investors

FTSE Russell today announces that RBC Global Asset Management (RBC GAM) has selected seven FTSE Russell indexes, including the recently acquired Citi World Government Bond Index, as benchmarks for RBC’s new equity and fixed income index ETF offerings, which began trading on the Aequitas NEO Exchange today.

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FTSE Russell announces enhancements to its Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB) following Market Consultation

FTSE Russell, a leading global multi-asset index, data and analytics provider, has announced structural updates to its Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB), a globally recognised standard, operated and managed by FTSE Russell for categorising companies and securities. The enhancements result from the recent Market Consultation to align ICB with current industry practices and incorporate features from the Russell Global Sectors (RGS) scheme. The new ICB structure will be effective after market close on December 31, 2018. The transition dates for individual FTSE Russell index series will be announced by June 2018.

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Straits Times Index (STI) quarterly review

FTSE Russell announces that there will be one change to the constituents of the Straits Times Index (STI), following the September quarterly review. Jardine Strategic Holdings will join the STI and, as a result, SIA Engineering will leave the index.

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FTSE UK Index Series Quarterly Review September 2017

FTSE Russell, the global index provider, confirms today that NMC Health and Berkeley Group will be joining the FTSE 100 Index. In the rebalance, Provident Financial and Royal Mail will leave the UK’s leading index and enter the FTSE 250 Index.

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FTSE China Index Series Quarterly Review

FTSE Russell has today announced the results of the FTSE China Index Series quarterly review. China Vanke were added to the FTSE China A50 Index and, as a result, Focus Media Information Technology will be deleted from the FTSE China A50 Index.

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Harvest Fund Management selects FTSE China A50 Index for ETF listing in Shanghai

FTSE Russell announces the licensing of the FTSE China A50 Index to Harvest Fund Management (HFM). The Harvest FTSE China A50 Index ETF, listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) today and is the first domestically listed ETF to track a FTSE Russell index.

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World’s largest pension fund selects new FTSE Russell ESG index

FTSE Russell today announces the creation of a new index, the FTSE Blossom Japan index. The Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) of Japan has selected the index as a core ESG benchmark through its flagship fund. GPIF is the largest pension fund in the world with over $1.3tn* in assets.

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世界最大の年金資金が ESG をパッシブ運用に取り込む ため、FTSE Russell の新しい ESG インデックスを採 用

世界的なインデックスプロバイダーであるFTSE Russellは本日、新しいインデックス、FTSE Blossom Japan Indexのローンチを発表します。 年金積立金管理運用独立行政法人(GPIF)は、ESGベンチマークとして本指数を選定しました。 GPIFは、1.3兆ドル*以上の資産を持つ世界最大の年金資金です。

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Annual Russell US Indexes reconstitution begins with posting of projected additions and deletions

Today, FTSE Russell posted its official preliminary lists of companies set to enter or leave the US broad-market Russell 3000 Index and the Russell Microcap Index when the Russell US Indexes undergo their annual rebalance after US markets close on Friday, June 23. The lists of projected additions and deletions for the Russell US Indexes are now available on the FTSE Russell website.

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