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Survey: Investors Fear Inflation

TIPS can provide inflation hedge.

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Dow Jones Indexes and FTSE to Merge Industry Classification Schemes

Index heavyweights ink deal to combine their industry sorting structures.

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S&P To Move Forward with AMEX Pilot for Closing Prices

After delaying the launch of the pilot program, S&P moves ahead with AMEX closing price pilot for Nasdaq stocks.

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Russell Reconstitution And Derivatives

Reconsitiution doesn't need to be difficult or costly. Russell index pioneer Kelly Haughton takes a detailed look at how investors deal with recon transition.

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SEC Considers Cracking Down on Index Fund Fees

Exorbitantly high index fund fees have long been an open secret in the mutual fund industry. Now an invigorated SEC wants to have a say.

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The Active Index Strategist

This column aims to provide a big picture view of the major investable asset classes, with a focus on investment strategies that are implementable with index products.

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CBOT Launches DJ Total Market Futures

CBOT enjoyed the successful launch of futures trading based on the Dow Jones Total U.S. Market.

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Russell Shifts Timing of Annual Index Reconstitution

Russell will shift the final day of its index reconstitution process to the last Friday in June, instead of the last day in June.