MSCI EAFE

Joy Spreader Included in the MSCI China Small Cap Index

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:03am

b"HONG KONG, May 13, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - On May 12th , Joy Spreader (06988.HK), a Hong Kong-listed company, announced that the Company is incorporated into the MSCI China Small Cap Index, with effect upon the closure of the market on May 27, 2021.\nIt is reported that the MSCI China Small Cap Index is one of the China market indices launched by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI), which aims to measure the performance of the small cap segment in China's stock market, covering PRC companies with excellent operating results and development potential.

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  • b"HONG KONG, May 13, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - On May 12th , Joy Spreader (06988.HK), a Hong Kong-listed company, announced that the Company is incorporated into the MSCI China Small Cap Index, with effect upon the closure of the market on May 27, 2021.\nIt is reported that the MSCI China Small Cap Index is one of the China market indices launched by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI), which aims to measure the performance of the small cap segment in China's stock market, covering PRC companies with excellent operating results and development potential.
  • It is an important index for global institutional investors to evaluate their investment portfolios.\nJoy Spreader is a leading MarTech company engaging in mobile new media performance-based marketing and marketing SaaS services in the PRC.
  • Joy Spreader's performance has maintained rapid growth.\nThe Company's board of directors believes that the inclusion of the MSCI China Small Cap Index shows the recognition of the Company's performance and value by the capital market.
  • At the same time, the inclusion will raise the Company's profile and boost the Company's business and cooperation.\nCopyright 2021 ACN Newswire .

Solaris Announces Inclusion in the MSCI Canada Small Cap Index

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 1:16am

b'VANCOUVER, BC, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Solaris Resources Inc. (TSX: SLS) (OTCQB: SLSSF) ("Solaris" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it will be added to theMSCI Canada Small Cap Index, effective followingthe close of trading onMay 27, 2021.

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  • b'VANCOUVER, BC, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Solaris Resources Inc. (TSX: SLS) (OTCQB: SLSSF) ("Solaris" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it will be added to theMSCI Canada Small Cap Index, effective followingthe close of trading onMay 27, 2021.
  • MSCI Inc. announced this addition onMay 11, 2021, following results of their semi-annual index review.\nThe MSCICanada Small CapIndexis an equity index compiled by MSCI Inc.designed to measure the performance of the small cap segment of the Canada market.
  • These statements include statements regarding our intent, or the beliefs or current expectations of our officers and directors, including the statement that the Company will be added to the MSCI Canada Index.
  • These statements are based on a variety of assumptions including assumptions made about the actions to be taken by MSCI Inc.

MSCI May Semi-Annual Index Review Announcement Scheduled for May 11, 2021

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 11:13pm

b'MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, will announce the results of the May 2021 Semi-Annual Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets, and MSCI Frontier Markets Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Islamic and MSCI Global Islamic Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Pan-Euro and MSCI Euro Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, the MSCI China A Onshore Indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes.

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  • b'MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, will announce the results of the May 2021 Semi-Annual Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets, and MSCI Frontier Markets Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Islamic and MSCI Global Islamic Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Pan-Euro and MSCI Euro Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, the MSCI China A Onshore Indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes.
  • MSCI makes no assurance that any Index Linked Investments will accurately track index performance or provide positive investment returns.
  • Accordingly, constituents in MSCI equity indexes may include MSCI Inc., clients of MSCI or suppliers to MSCI.
  • Issuers mentioned or included in any MSCI ESG Research materials may include MSCI Inc., clients of MSCI or suppliers to MSCI, and may also purchase research or other products or services from MSCI ESG Research.

Putnam International Value Fund Earns 2021 Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards

Friday, March 12, 2021 - 1:30pm

Putnam Investments announced today that Putnam International Value Fund has received 2021 Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards for Best International Large-Cap Value Fund in the five-year and 10-year performance categories, recognizing the funds superior risk-adjusted long-term investment results compared to its peers.

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  • Putnam Investments announced today that Putnam International Value Fund has received 2021 Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards for Best International Large-Cap Value Fund in the five-year and 10-year performance categories, recognizing the funds superior risk-adjusted long-term investment results compared to its peers.
  • We are pleased to be celebrated by Refinitiv Lipper with these prestigious honors acknowledging the strong, long-term performance of Putnam International Value Fund, said Robert L. Reynolds, Putnam Investments President and CEO.
  • Putnam International Value Fund R6 (PIGWX) received an award as the top performer for the five-year period within the International Large-Cap Value Fund category, out of 33 funds.
  • In addition to its Refinitiv Lipper Fund awards, Putnam International Value Fund Y (PNGYX) outperformed its benchmark MSCI EAFE Value Index for the one-, three-, five- and 10-year periods ended December 31, 2020.

Benjamin F. duPont to Retire from MSCI Board

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 12:30pm

MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced that director Benjamin F. duPont notified the Company of his decision to retire from the MSCI Inc. Board of Directors (the Board) and not stand for re-election at the Companys 2021 annual meeting of shareholders.

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  • MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced that director Benjamin F. duPont notified the Company of his decision to retire from the MSCI Inc. Board of Directors (the Board) and not stand for re-election at the Companys 2021 annual meeting of shareholders.
  • Mr. duPont currently serves on, and until his retirement will continue to serve on, the Compensation and Talent Management Committee and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board.
  • On behalf of the Company and my fellow directors, I sincerely thank Ben for his sound guidance and valuable contributions to MSCI.
  • MSCI is a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community.

MSCI Equity Indexes February 2021 Index Review

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 11:27pm

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics , announced the results of the February 2021 Quarterly Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets and MSCI Frontier Markets Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Islamic Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, the MSCI China A Onshore Indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes.

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  • MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics , announced the results of the February 2021 Quarterly Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets and MSCI Frontier Markets Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Islamic Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, the MSCI China A Onshore Indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes.
  • MSCI Frontier Markets Indexes: There will be three additions to and two deletions from the MSCI Frontier Markets Index.
  • MSCI US Equity Indexes: There will be five securities added to and no securities deleted from the MSCI US Large Cap 300 Index.
  • Accordingly, constituents in MSCI equity indexes may include MSCI Inc., clients of MSCI or suppliers to MSCI.

MSCI February Quarterly Index Review Announcement Scheduled for February 09, 2021

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 11:20pm

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, will announce the results of the February 2021 Quarterly Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets, and MSCI Frontier Markets Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Islamic and MSCI Global Islamic Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Pan-Euro and MSCI Euro Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, the MSCI China A Onshore Indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes.

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  • MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, will announce the results of the February 2021 Quarterly Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets, and MSCI Frontier Markets Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Islamic and MSCI Global Islamic Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Pan-Euro and MSCI Euro Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, the MSCI China A Onshore Indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes.
  • As a reminder, MSCI will reclassify the MSCI Lebanon Indexes from Frontier Market to Standalone Market status in one step, coinciding with the February 2021 Quarterly Index Review (QIR).
  • Clients can access the subscriber section of each index at: www.msci.com/index-review-subscribers
    For the MSCI US Equity Indexes and the MSCI US REIT Index, a summary of the announcement will be made available at www.msci.com .
  • Accordingly, constituents in MSCI equity indexes may include MSCI Inc., clients of MSCI or suppliers to MSCI.

S-Network Expands Smart Beta Suite with International BlackSwan Index

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 2:30pm

The new index is the second in S-Network's BlackSwan Index series.

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  • The new index is the second in S-Network's BlackSwan Index series.
  • The S-Network BlackSwan Indexes have similar approaches but provide different exposures to meet investor needs.
  • The S-Network BlackSwan Core Index (SWANXT), launched November 2018, allocates to options on the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) while the new S-Network International BlackSwan Index (ISWNXT) allocates to options on the iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA), which tracks over 850 large- and mid-cap companies outside of the US and Canada.
  • "The S-Network BlackSwan Index series illustrates our ability to create innovative and highly specialized indexes to meet marketplace demand," added Patrick Shaddow, head of index operations at S-Network.

iClick Interactive to be Added to the MSCI China Small Cap Index

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 8:00am

The MSCI China Small Cap Index is compiled by MSCI Inc., a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, announced the results of the November 2020 Semi-Annual Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI China Small Cap Index.

Key Points: 
  • The MSCI China Small Cap Index is compiled by MSCI Inc., a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, announced the results of the November 2020 Semi-Annual Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI China Small Cap Index.
  • It is designed to measure the performance of the small cap segment of the China market.
  • The index has been widely recognized as a benchmark for global institutional investors to optimize their investment portfolios.
  • iClick Interactive Asia Group Limited (NASDAQ: ICLK) is an independent online marketing and enterprise data solutions provider that connects worldwide marketers with audiences inChina.

MSCI Equity Indexes November 2020 Index Review

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 11:28pm

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, announced today the results of the November 2020 Semi-Annual Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets and MSCI Frontier Markets Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Islamic Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, the MSCI China A Onshore indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes.

Key Points: 
  • MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, announced today the results of the November 2020 Semi-Annual Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes - including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets and MSCI Frontier Markets Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global Islamic Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, the MSCI China A Onshore indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes.
  • MSCI Frontier Markets Indexes: There will be two additions to and 10 deletions from the MSCI Frontier Markets Index.
  • MSCI US Equity Indexes: There will be seven securities added to and 10 securities deleted from the MSCI US Large Cap 300 Index.
  • Accordingly, constituents in MSCI equity indexes may include MSCI Inc., clients of MSCI or suppliers to MSCI.