The FTSE Shariah indexes have been designed as the basis for trading and benchmarking of financial products, such as institutional and retail funds, exchange traded funds, derivatives contracts, etc. The FTSE Shariah Global Equity Index, part of the FTSE Global Equity Index Series, covers all regions across both developed and emerging markets, to create a comprehensive Shariah indexing solution. This series has been fully certified as Shariah-compliant through the issue of a Fatwa.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For the FTSE All World Shariah Indices, RIMES hosts approximately 2300 companies and 96 indices.
For the FTSE Japan 100 Shariah Index, RIMES hosts the one index and approximately 175 companies.
Some of the data items available for Shariah indices include:
- Company Items: Adjustment Factor, Country Code, Country Name, Currency Code, Date, Description, Dividend Per Share, Dividend Yield, Industry Code, Industry Description, Investable Factor, Investable Value In Local Currency, Investable Weight, Ivestable Value, Local Security Code, Market Value In Local Currency, Market Weight, Net Adjusted Factor, Sector Code, Sector Description, Sedol, Shares Outstanding, Source Country, Stock Exchange Code, Subsector Code, Subsector Description, Supersector Code/ Description, Symbol, Unadjusted Price, etc.
- Index Items: Ex-Dividend Adjustment, Gross Index, Market Capitalization, Number of Constituents, Price Index, Symbol, Total Return, etc.