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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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With five months left in 2019, the MSCI World ex USA Index is up 12.3%, badly trailing the S&P 500's 2019 gain of 21.4%.
The bottom-up and concentrated approach helps investors to minimise overlap and over-exposure across their existing portfolios: for example, across LGIMs five pre-existing thematic thematic ETFs, the average overlap in holdings with the MSCI World index is just 1.92% and the average weighting to small and mid-caps is 56%.
The MSCI World index, which tracks a broad group of global stocks, is on track for its best firsthalf performance in 22 years.
It overtook the returns registered by MSCI World Index - comprised of large and mid-cap equities of 23 developed markets such as United States of America, United Kingdom, Japan, Hong Kong, and Singapore - by 0.94% (year-to-date)to 2.58% (two-years) as of the first quarter of 2019.
En particulier, au 30 avril, le MSCI World affiche une hausse annuelle de 15,65%.
The Federated Hermes Global Equity Fund uses the MSCI All Country World Index as its benchmark, while the Federated Hermes Global Small Cap Fund has the MSCI World Small Cap Index as its benchmark.
The MSCI World Index has scaled to a two-month high having gained 13% from the near two-year nadir that was seen in late December.
The MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 47 countries, fell from a five-month high and was down 0.5 percent.
Pax Ellevate Management LLC, investment adviser to the Pax Ellevate Global Women's Leadership Fund, has announced that the fund outperformed its benchmark, the MSCI World Index, for the one-year and three-year periods ending June 30,2018.
It has assets under management of more than $85 million and is structured as a fund-of-funds that aims to generate returns over the MSCI World Index.
The weekly performance compares with 0.5 per cent loss on the MSCI World Equity index.
Both the MSCI world index and the MSCI Emerging market index were flat for the year.