Announcing the Q4 2014 results for the IPD Global Quarterly Property Fund IndexRead more >
Listen to Dan Attwood talk about LGIM's Index fundsRead more >
Find out more about LGIM's Multi-Index Funds and how they can benefit your clients.Read more >
- An introduction to Metal Bulletin’s Copper Concentrates Index, focusing on specification and methodology
- How MB’s brand coefficients can be used by smelters, traders and miners
- Data review covering volumes, number of contributors and brands, and HHI evaluation
- Market review covering movements in spot TCs, the impact of blending and high-arsenic concs
FTSE Russell Senior Research Director, Tom Goodwin, PhD will provide a quick update on the Russell 2000 Index, exploring 2nd quarter 2017 data and trends. There will be time for Q&A following the update.Read more >
A brief market update on the Russell 2000 Index, previewing the release of the 3Q16 Small Cap Perspectives report.Read more >
FTSE Russell Senior Analyst, Mat Lystra will provide a brief update on the Russell 2000 Index, previewing the release of the 1Q16 Small Cap Perspectives report.Read more >
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Index video - active ownershipRead more >
Index simplicity videoRead more >
Index expertise videoRead more >
Steel First (A Metal Bulletin Product) invites you to our insightful free webinar investigating the coking coal market, asking challenging questions about the current market conditions and explaining how Steel First calculates its coking coal indicies.Read more >
Katy Forbes and Adam Skerry, portfolio managers of the Global Index Linked Bond Fund, provide an overview of the Fund's objective, mandate, philosophy and team.Read more >
Adam Skerry and Katy Forbes, portfolio managers of the Global Index Linked Bond Fund, provide an update covering:
• Contributors and activity
Join FTSE Russell Senior Analyst Mat Lystra for a quick update on the Russell 2000 Index’s first 100 market days of 2017. The update will be followed by 15 minutes of Q & A.Read more >
Justin Onuekwusi, Fund Manager of the Multi-Index funds reviews their Q2 performance, discusses the positioning of the funds and gives his outlook for the next quarter.Read more >
In 2014, China overtook the USA as the world's largest economy by GDP. As the economic size of a country can differ significantly from its market capitalization, especially within faster growing, emerging economies, we explore the implications of a GDP weighted approach to index construction.
Join Brendan Ahern, Chief Investment Officer at KraneShares and Brad Zucker, Senior Product Research Analyst at FTSE Group who will be looking at the growth of emerging markets and discussing:
- Macro economic overview of emerging markets
- Does measuring and weighting by GDP make sense?
- The impact of GDP weighting on emerging market and sector exposures
- Managing liquidity, capacity and transparency considerations
- New benchmarks for a new global economy? What can GDP weighted indexes offer?
Register now for our live webinar and hear from our US expert Lars Kreckel and Fund Manager Justin Onuekwusi give the Q4 performance update for the Multi-Index FundsRead more >
Fund Manager, Justin Onuekwusi discusses the use of index in multi-asset portfolios.Read more >
IPD are pleased to announce the launch of the consultative Global Quarterly Property Fund Index, which incorporates a consistent dataset of core open-ended funds across the globe. This index is the only quarterly dataset tracking core real estate performance globally. Join the launch of the Global Quarterly Property Fund Index via webinar.Read more >
Smart Beta is a global phenomenon that, since the launch of the FTSE RAFI Index Series 10 years ago, has transformed indexation, attracted hundreds of billions of dollars in tracking assets and expanded to include an ever-widening range of approaches.
Join Jason Hsu, Co-Founder and Vice Chairman of Research Affiliates, LLC and Frederick Bailey, Managing Director, FTSE Asset Owner Group, who will be looking back at 10 years of live performance of FTSE RAFI and discussing:
• Fundamentally Different: The Origins and Catalysts of Smart Beta
• How the Original Criticisms of Smart Beta Stack Up After 10 Years of Live Data
• What Has Smart Beta Delivered?
• From Fundamental Weighting to Low Volatility and Beyond: The Future of Smart Beta
FTSE Russell recently launched the FTSE Global RIC Capped Index Series, consisting of 16 single countries and 2 regions based off the FTSE Global Equity Index Series. Single country indexes allow investors to target diversification through increased country-specific exposure in addition to pursuing specific investment mandates. Join FTSE Russell and Franklin Templeton for a discussion on international country-level equity exposure.
Alec Young, managing director of global market research, FTSE Russell
Catherine Yoshimoto, senior index product manager, FTSE Russell
Judy Huang, SVP of regional product strategy, Franklin Templeton
Head of Government Bonds, Paul Rayner will update on government bond markets and offer an overview of index linked bonds in particular.Read more >
1. Review of Q3 Performance
2. Market Outlook
3. Positioning for Q4 and portfolio changes