TITLE

New Russell Index Uses 'Global' Metrics

AUTHOR(S)
Trotta, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;1/22/2007, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
23799719

 

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