Journal Of Indexes

Side Effects

Pricing Pressures Affect Commodity Indexes, Too

ETF Report

 Capturing European Market Share

Deutsche Börse AG, Europe’s second largest exchange, garnered nearly 59% of the volume of Europe’s ETF business during May, says Rainer Riess, head of primary markets for Deutsche Börse

Journal Of Indexes

MSCI Launches Its Provisional Indexes

There perhaps has never been anything as
anticipated or speculated upon in the invest-ing
world as the launch of Morgan Stanley
Capital International’s provisional indexes.

ETF Report

 Japan, a Market Apart

In a recent flurry of activity, Asia has moved firmly onto the ETF stage as first China and then Japan looked to launch product. In May, Barclays Global Investors announced the launch of iShares in Hong Kong

ETF Report

 Fighting For Shelf Space, ETFs Take On ADRs

"You’d have to buy a basket to get the diversification that an ETF offers"

ETF Report

 It Pays to Advertise

When Barclays Global Investments launched its iShares products with an advertising blitz in June 2000, including television ads, it could have started a whole new ball game in marketing financial services products.

ETF Report

 Reaping the Rewards

"There are a number of ideas… we can develop ETF products around"

ETF Report

 The Future of Indexing

“ When you have the one-millionth Dow Jones index, do people really care”