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Morgan Stanley Capital International World Index (MSCI World Index)

A market capitalization-weighted benchmark index made up of equities from 23 countries, including the United States.

MSCI World Index

An index consisting of a wide selection of stocks traded in 23 developed countries. It is weighted for market capitalization and is considered an important benchmark of the state of global stock markets. It is managed by MSCI and has existed since 1969.
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Based on this proprietary model analysis database, the firm finds that the average advisor's global developed equity allocation consists of only 22% international equity, while the MSCI World Index allocates 40% to international equity.
If we consider a 15-year historical trend, the MSCI world consumer staples index recorded its highest average annual returns of 7.
In the MSCI World Index, the three largest additions measured by full company market capitalization will be Gamesa Corporacion Tecnologica (Spain), Athene Holding (USA) and H.
Pax World Management LLC, investment adviser to Pax World Funds, says its Pax Global Women's Leadership Index of top companies in the world for advancing women's leadership outpaced its comparable broad market benchmark, the MSCI World Index, for the two-year period ended Feb.
Worries flared over China's currency valuation, credit risks and capital outflows, contributing to the MSCI World Index dropping as much as 10 percent in January, while Brent crude oil plunged as much as 25 percent at one point during the month.
the UBS FTSE RAFI Developed 1000 Index fund and the UBS MSCI World Minimum Volatility Index fund, according to an online report by Wealth Manager.
Shares MSCI World Index Fund, HSBC MSCI World UCITS ETF, Lyxor ETF MSCI World, Amundi ETF MSCI World UCITS.
In addition to the flagship MSCI World, MSCI Emerging Markets and MSCI Europe index futures, ICE offers benchmark futures and options based on an extensive range of international equity indices, including the FTSE 100 and Russell 2000 and 1000 indices.
For example, at the start of this financial year, three quarters of the value of one widely used benchmark, the MSCI World Index, came from large-cap stocks valued at more than US$20bn.
1 per cent gain in the MSCI World Index of developed-country stocks.
stocks pushed the MSCI world equity index back above 300 points.
THE MSCI World index of developed market equities is now almost exactly 20% up from October 2011 lows, which according to some definitions, means that we are now in a bull market.