FTSE indexes are used extensively world-wide for benchmarking portfolios, performance measurement, investment analysis, asset allocation, index tracking funds and structured products. FTSE Russell has increased the depth of Net of Tax indexes provided via the FTSE Russell Advanced Service package. The Net Tax UK Pension Indexes are now part of the FTSE All World advanced package, which in turn is part of the FTSE Global Equity Index Series.
The FTSE All-World Index is a market-capitalization weighted index representing the performance of the large and mid cap stocks from the FTSE Global Equity Index series and covers 90-95% of the investable market capitalisation. The index covers Developed and Emerging markets and is suitable as the basis for investment products, such as funds, derivatives and exchange-traded funds.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts approximately 3200 companies and 76 indices. Index coverage includes various valuation and constituent Net Tax Indices, including FTSE Advanced Emerging Net Tax indices, FTSE All-World Net Tax indices, FTSE Developed Net Tax Indices, etc.
Some of the data items available include:
- Company items – Annual Dividend, Capping Factor, Country Code, Country Description, Currency Code, Cusip Code, Dividend Per Share Gross, Exchange Identification Code, Flag Advanced Emerging Universe, Flag Developed Universe, Free Float Factor, Index Map Symbol, Industry Level Codes, Investable Factor, Investable Market Value, Investable Shares Outstanding, Investable Weight in Index (Source), ISIN Code, Market Identifier Code, Market Value, Opening Investable Market Value in US Dollars, Opening Net/Gross Investable Market Value in US Dollars, Sedol Code, Source Country Code, Tradeable Instrument Display Mnemonic, etc.
- Index items – Last Price Date, Yield, Next Day Constituent File Flag, Gross Index, Index Flag, Market Capitalization, Number of Constituents, Net Index, One Day Total Return in Euros, One Month Total Return in Euros, One Year Total Return in Euros, Year to Date Ex Dividend Adjustment, etc.