FTSE Russell, the global index provider, advises of the following indicative changes to the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250, based on data as at Friday 21 August.

PLEASE NOTE: The actual review of the FTSE UK Index Series will be conducted using data as at market close on Tuesday 1 September 2020. Confirmed rebalance changes will be announced after market close on Wednesday 2 September 2020.

Indicative FTSE 100 Additions (in alphabetical order)
•    B&M European Value Retail

Indicative FTSE 100 Deletions (in alphabetical order)
•    ITV

Indicative FTSE 250 Additions (in alphabetical order)
•    CMC Markets
•    Diversified Gas & Oil
•    Hipgnosis Songs Fund C *
•    Indivior
•    ITV
•    JPMorgan Euro Small Co. Trust
•    Premier Foods
•    Vectura Group

*Hipgnosis Songs Fund C is a secondary line of Hipgnosis

Indicative FTSE 250 Deletions (in alphabetical order)
•    B&M European Value Retail
•    Bank of Georgia Group
•    Equiniti Group
•    Go-Ahead Group
•    Hammerson
•    PayPoint
•    PPHE Hotel Group
 

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FTSE Russell is revising the timing of its publication of indicative changes to the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250, starting from this September’s quarterly review and on an on-going basis. Instead of publishing indicative changes via a press release two trading days prior to the final results announcement, FTSE Russell will now publish its indicative changes via a press release after market close in the week prior.

For the September review, this means that we will publish indicative positions on Wednesday, 26 August, based on closing prices from Friday 21st August. The final announcement will be published after market close on Wednesday 2nd September. The results will be implemented as of market open on Monday 21st September.  Both press releases will be available from: https://www.ftserussell.com/press

Lucie Holloway/ Oliver Mann
+44 (0)20 7797 1222
newsroom@lseg.com

 

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