These innovative products are intended to mimic the economics of a total return
swap in futures form, allowing swap dealers and their end customers to avoid higher costs as a result of new swap margin rules," said Tim McCourt, CME Group Global Head of Equity Products.
REITs also performed well compared to the broader stock market on a five-year basis: the FTSE NAREIT All REITs Index delivered a compound annual total return
S&P Palestine BMI (US Dollar) Gross Total Return
measures vary, but generally, total return
is a ratio of investment income and capital gains to market value.
Thus, by extending the yield curve with the portion of the corporation's cash that serves as core, you can garner a meaningful total return
and yield enhancement over conventional 90-day money market instruments.
He is doing the same thing with bonds, having increased the holdings of Total Return
as interest rates have risen and bond prices have fallen.
The Fund's objective is total return
, consisting of capital appreciation and current income.
Industrial properties were the highest performing in the index during the quarter with total return
International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) hit "big, no whammies," with an average total return
Through November 1996, REITs recorded a total return
of 23-45 percent, compared to 12-15 percent one year earlier.
The total return
for the Class A and C shares was 29% and 32%, respectively, compared with 28% for the total return
Standard high street shops steamed ahead of all others with total return