Lipper offers several fund databases specific to various European and offshore fund markets. Each database includes a range of information on thousands of funds, including years of historical fund prices. Indexes are grouped into equity, fixed income, and sector indexes. Some of the international indexes within the funds data category include: Bond Currency, Bond Eurozone, Bond Global, and Bond Global Hedged. Funds data also include Real Estate Property and Real Estate Investment Trust Classifications, which invest in companies specializing in the ownership, management and/or development of property assets. Funds are classified according to their local or regional market exposure. Lipper fund data also takes into account pension-related indexes, including Hong Kong Pension Funds, Swiss Pension Funds, and UK Insurance Funds.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts approximately 160 indices and 2530 companies.
Index coverage includes:
- Global Cap indices, International Cap indices, Lipper indices, Multi-cap indices, Small-cap indices, etc.
Some of the data items available include:
- Company Items: cusip/sedol, description, shares within index, ticker, unadjusted price, USD market value within index, etc.
- Index Items: currency, index update timestamp, gross index, etc.