New Russell Index Uses 'Global' Metrics

Trotta, Elizabeth
January 2007
Investment Dealers' Digest;1/22/2007, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports that Russell Investment Group has launched a global index to create fresh benchmarks for small-cap and large-cap companies in developed and emerging markets. The Russell index is divided into 300 core indexes distinguished by emerging markets, sector focus and market caps. The index attempts to break down traditional biases that normally dictate how stocks are classified in various countries.


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