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New Additions to DJ Select Dividend Index Announced

With DVY's underlying index now doubling in size to 100, Dow Jones has announced the 51 new additions (and one deletion).

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Innovations in Indexing ("5 I's") Awards Winners Announced

The winners of the IMN/IndexUniverse.com Innovations in Indexing awards were announced. VIX and BXM products won, as did Fidelity, iShares/MSCI and Steven Schoenfeld for his paper. Tim Harbert of SSgA was honored posthumously for lifetime achievement.

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UBS Rebrands its ETFs

UBS has finally decided to scrap the "Fresco" brand and use the own brand name to market its ETFs

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CBOT Announces Fee Waiver on Gold Futures

One day ahead of the first U.S. gold ETFs successful launch, the CBOT announced a "holiday fee waiver" for it's precious metals contracts.

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Breakneck Start For GLD

The streetTRACKS Gold Shares (GLD) have gone where no ETF has gone before - cracking $1.4 billion in assets in just its first week of trading.

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Prospective ETF Manager's Stock Soars

Index Development Partners saw its stock soar by 3700% last week as the indexing company announced a round of financing.

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Economic Indexes Point Towards A Rough Patch in the Economy

None of the macro-market indicators points to a sunny outlook - yet stock market indexes are surging.

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Russell Muscles Over $2 Trillion Barrier

Russell announced that its total indexed and benchmarked assets had topped the $2 trillion mark.

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The Indexing Tail Wags the Corporate Dog

The S&P 500 has added News Corp. days after company drops Australian roots to become a U.S. corporation - largely to be eligible to enter the S&P 500.