Stats

1999 World Index Returns 2

1999 World Index Returns In US$
 
DJGI
FT/S&P World Actuaries
MSCI
Salomon SSBGEI

News

S&P Rings In Its Global 1200 Index

Standard & Poor's recently added another index to its collection of regional and country indexes that will make up the S&P Global 1200. The S&P/TOPIX 150 index is the joint creation of S&P and the Toyko Stock Exchange. It joins a family of indexes that so far covers the United States, Canada and Europe. Real time calculation of the index began at the end of July.

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MSCI Reinstates Malaysian Index

Malaysia moved back onto international investors' radar screens after Morgan Stanley Capital International announced on August 12 that it would reinstate the country to its closely tracked indexes starting next February.

Articles

Maybe Style Is Not Enough

Existing growth and value indexes have been criticized for failing to deliver meaningful differences in return from the broad market

Stats

1999 World Index Returns 2

1999 World Index Returns In US$
 
DJGI
FT/S&P World Actuaries
MSCI
Salomon SSBGEI

News

Socially Responsible Investing -Does Doing Good Do So Well?

Socially responsible investing and indexed investing are two trends that have developed fairly wide followings in recent years. It's not surprising then that some fund management companies have combined the two methods. What may be a tad surprising though, is the fact that these hybrid funds have performed so well.

Domini

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Inside Your SPDRs and WEBS

Modest-looking but crucial modifications to the fundamental design of Universal Investment Trusts and mutual funds are at the root of SPDRs, WEBS and Diamonds. They have given the American Stock Exchange a new lease on life. The reason is simple: The new structures allow professional investors and money managers to reap important benefits.

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Islamic Index Adds Subindexes

The Dow Jones Islamic Market Index was joined by two new sub-indexes on May 14. The Dow Jones Islamic U.S. Index consists of roughly 230 U.S.-based companies that are included in the DJIMI. The Dow Jones Islamic Global Technology Index includes about 70 technology-oriented companies from the larger index.