Accordingly, the company said that the information can be found under the link 'AUM in ETFs Linked to MSCI Indexes
' on its Investor Relations website at http://ir.msci.com/aum-etf.
MSCI announced that it will increase the weight of China A shares in the MSCI Indexes
by increasing the inclusion factor from 5% to 20% in three steps.
MSCI said it has decided to "continue using the local FX rates and not switch to the offshore FX rates for the Qatari riyal in the MSCI Indexes
until further notice." Since the launch of MSCI's consultation on November 21, 2017 on the proposal to use the offshore FX rates for the Qatari riyal in the MSCI Indexes
, the spread between the offshore and local FX rates for the local currency has "substantially" narrowed, and some market participants reported that the level of accessibility of the local FX market has improved.
The MSCI indexes
are the exclusive property of MSCI Inc.
This inclusion of BRVM in the "Frontier Markets Index" will become effective in November 2016 at the semi-annual review of the MSCI indexes
are among the most widely recognized investment benchmarks by international institutional investors.
An inclusion in FTSE and MSCI indexes
could drive billions of dollars in passive fund investments into Saudi Arabia, although the process is likely to take years.
The benchmark has surged in the past few days, driven by the expectation that inclusion in MSCI indexes
would spur more capital into Chinese markets.
"This is yet another important step in the global expansion of our strategic relationships with derivatives exchanges that enables them to provide investors that are benchmarked to MSCI indexes
with tools to help them manage their portfolios effectively and efficiently." - TradeArabia News Service
Stock markets in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Qatar will see relatively large one-off inflows of money at the end of May as funds tracking the MSCI indexes
adjust their positions in line with updated benchmarks.
are among the most widely used international equity benchmarks by institutional investors.