As a reminder, the MSCI
Nigeria Index is presently on the review list for potential reclassification to Standalone status.
Global Small Cap Indexes: There will be 417 additions to and 312 deletions from the MSCI
ACWI Small Cap Index.
Asia APEX Mid Cap 50 Index and MSCI
Asia APEX Small Cap 200 Index are being launched in response to investor demand for additional market cap size segments to complement the MSCI
Asia APEX 50 Index, launched just under a year ago," explained David Brierwood, Chief Operating Officer, MSCI
There will be 14 additions to and 30 deletions from the MSCI
Frontier Markets Small Cap Index.
Frontier Markets Indexes: There will be three additions to and two deletions from the MSCI
Frontier Markets Index.
As a reminder, foreign listed companies were added at half their free float-adjusted market capitalization at the November 2015 Semi-Annual Index Review to the MSCI
China Investable Market Index (IMI), MSCI
Hong Kong IMI, MSCI
Israel IMI and MSCI
Netherlands IMI within the MSCIACWI IMI.