MSCI August Quarterly Index Review Announcement Scheduled for August 13,
GENEVA -- August 6, 2014
MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of investment decision support
tools worldwide, including indexes, portfolio risk and performance analytics
and ESG data and research, will announce the results of the August 2014
Quarterly Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes – including the MSCI Global
Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes, the MSCI Global
Value and Growth Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Markets and MSCI Frontier Markets
Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Frontier Emerging Markets Index, the MSCI Global
Islamic and MSCI Global Islamic Small Cap Indexes, the MSCI Pan-Euro and MSCI
Euro Indexes, the MSCI US Equity Indexes, the MSCI US REIT Index, and the MSCI
China A Indexes. All changes will be made as of the close of August 29, 2014.
MSCI will post the list of additions to and deletions from the indexes for the
August 2014 Quarterly Index Review on its web site, www.msci.com, shortly
after 11:00 p.m. Central European Summer Time (CEST) on August 13, 2014.
A summary of the announcement will be made available shortly thereafter on
Bloomberg page MSCN, and Reuters public page MSCIA.
Additionally, MSCI will make detailed rebalancing information available to
clients beginning immediately after the summary announcement appears on
Bloomberg and/or Reuters. Clients can access the subscriber section of each
index at: www.msci.com/products/indexes/msci_index_reviews_subscribers.html
For the MSCI US Equity Indexes and the MSCI US REIT Index, a summary of the
announcement will be made available at www.msci.com.
MSCI Inc. is a leading provider of investment decision support tools to
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funds. MSCI products and services include indexes, portfolio risk and
performance analytics, and ESG data and research.
The company’s flagship product offerings are: the MSCI indexes with over USD 9
trillion estimated to be benchmarked to them on a worldwide basis^1; Barra
multi-asset class factor models, portfolio risk and performance analytics;
RiskMetrics multi-asset class market and credit risk analytics; IPD real
estate information, indexes and analytics; MSCI ESG (environmental, social and
governance) Research screening, analysis and ratings; and FEA valuation models
and risk management software for the energy and commodities markets. MSCI is
headquartered in New York, with research and commercial offices around the
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