It is a proprietary, rules-based, modified market capitalization-weighted
, float-adjusted index comprised of companies that are materially engaged in the cloud infrastructure industry, including cloud systems/services, cloud management software, cloud hosting, cloud security, cloud hardware and cloud data centers.
Investing in the S&P 500 via a passive (capitalization-weighted
index) product is a common strategy that is appealing to many investors.
, the index reflects the performance of the most representative companies in the global emerging markets (including China A Shares).
The BGCI is market capitalization-weighted
and measures the performance of ten USD-traded cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Monero, Ripple, and Zcash.
"Considering the fact that a capitalization-weighted
index or equal-weighted index is a type of market index with individual components that are weighted according to their total market capitalization, it becomes clear that the large price moves in commodity-driven companies, the largest components of the TSE, had a significant effect on the value of the index"
The NASDAQ biotechnology Index is calculated under a modified capitalization-weighted
The TOPIX is a free-float adjusted market capitalization-weighted
index that is calculated based on all common stocks listed on the First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange, the cash market of JPX, and is widely used as a benchmark by institutional investors in Japan.
The capped, float-adjusted, capitalization-weighted
index, whose constituents are engaged in midstream activities involving energy commodities, is disseminated real-time on a price-return basis and on a total-return basis (AMEIX).
MSCI China A International with CNH 100% Hedged to USD Index: It is a free float-adjusted market capitalization-weighted
index compiled and published by MSCI Inc.
The series is capitalization-weighted
, and covers the period from 1/ 1985 thru 1/2005.
At its core, smart beta departs from capitalization-weighted
market indexes to construct portfolios that are fundamentally different.
To ascertain a 1 consistent return computation methodology across the countries, we adopt MSCI indices which are widely tracked capitalization-weighted
global equity benchmarks and additionally serve as the basis for numerous futures contracts and over 650 exchanged traded funds (ETFs) throughout the world1.