MSCI provides global equity indexes with history going back to 1969. In constructing these indexes, MSCI consistently applies its index construction and maintenance methodology across 23 developed and 27 emerging markets. This consistent approach makes it possible to aggregate individual country and industry indexes to create meaningful composite, regional, sector and industry benchmarks.
The MSCI International Equity Indexes consist of several index families, spanning 56 markets, designed to address the indexing and benchmarking needs of institutional investors across a range of investment styles.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts approximately 49500 companies, 40000 indexes and 80 currencies.
Index coverage includes:
- MSCI ACFM, All Country, EFM, Emerging Markets, Europe, Middle East, Far East, France, Frontier, Golden Dragon, Japan, Nordic, North America, Pacific, UK, World, Zhong, etc.
Some of the data items available include the following:
- Currency Items: Cross Rate To (AUD, CAD, CHF, EUR, GBP, JPY, USD), Exchange Rate, Month End Forward Rate To USD, etc.
- Index Items: 12 Months Forward/ Trailing Index Eps, Adjusted Price High, Alternate Description, Average Dividend Per Share Growth, Average Market Value In USD, Bloomberg Index Ticker, Cover Cost, Current Internal Growth Rate, Dividend Payout Ratio, Divisor Factor In US Dollars, Domain, Estimated Daily Yield, Gdp Weighted Index, Gimi Alias, Gross Index, Hedged Price, Index Base Date, Index Classification, Index Gross/Net Dividend Points In US Dollars], Initial Market Cap (Millions USD), Long Term Historical Eps Growth Trend, Long Term Historical Sales Per Share Growth Trend (V/G), Market Capitalisation, Market Value In US Dollars, Net Index Basedate, Nextday Divisor Factor, Number Of Constituents, Opening Market Cap In USD, Price Index Basedate, Gdp Weighted, Price To 12 Months Trailing Earnings, Price To Earnings Ratio 12 Month Forward, Short Term Forward Eps Growth Rate (V/G), Source Id, Target Number Of Constituents, Year On Year Growth Forward/ Trailing Eps, etc.
- Company Items: Adjusted Price, Adjustment Description, Factor, Value, Alias, Annualized Dividend Per Share, Base Currency Code, Bloomberg Exchange Code, Bloomberg Ticker, Book Value , Cash Earnings, Classification Code (Gics), Description, Closing Number Of Shares, Country Code, Description, Currency, Current Assets/Growth Rate/Liabilities, Cusip, Date Of Eps, Date Of Portfolio, Dividends, Earning Per Share Fiscal Year, Earnings Period Ending Year, Exchange Rate, Ex-Dividend Date, Fixed Assets, Free Investable Factor, Free Market Cap Factor, Gcc Flag, Gics Classification, Global Growth/Value Inclusion Factor, Global Z Book Value To Price, Dividend Yield (V/G, E/P Forward, Long Term/Short Term Forward Eps Growth Rate/Historical Eps Growth Trend, Gross Adjustment Factor, Gross Return, Index Inclusion Factor, Index Of Price, Investable Factor, Investable Shares Outstanding, Islamic Purified, Large Cap Constituent Flag, Last Price Date, Live Marker, Long Term Debt, Market Cap Factor, Market Identifier Code, Market Value, Micro Cap Flag, Mid Cap Constituent Flag, Msci Code, Package Number, Net Adjustment Factor, Number Of Shares Outstanding, Opening Investable Market Value, Opening Weight, Price Return, Price To Book, Provisional Closing Number Of Shares, Reported Earnings Per Share, Return On Equity, Sales, Sector, Sedol Code, Share Class, Shares Outstanding, Small Cap Constituent Flag, Tax Rate, Ticker Code, Time Series Id, Total Return, Unadjusted Price, Value Of Quotation, Weight in Index, etc.