Thematic Indices are based on themes like: Emerging Markets, Healthcare, Alternative Energy, Fixed Income, Education, Commodity Demand or Private Equity. For example:
- The Cleantech Index (CTIUS) is a modified equal-dollar weighted index of the leading cleantech companies worldwide from a broad range of industry sectors. “Cleantech” is defined as knowledge-based products and services that improve operational performance, productivity or efficiency; while reducing costs, resource and energy consumption, waste or pollution.
- The WilderHill New Energy Global Innovation Index is comprised of companies worldwide whose innovative technologies and services focus on generation and use of cleaner energy, conservation and efficiency, and advancing renewable energy generally. Included are companies whose lower-carbon approaches are relevant to climate change, and whose technologies help reduce emissions relative to traditional fossil fuel use.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts 2 indices, the Cleantech Index and the Wilderhill New Energy Global Innovation Index, along with approximately 220 companies.
Some of the data items available include:
- Company Items: Bloomberg Ticker, Combined Database Source & Symbol Code, Country Code/Description, Country of Domicile, Currency Code, Date of Portfolio, Exchange Rate, GICS Sector Description, Investable Factor, Investable Weight, ISIN Code, Market Identifier Code, Market Value in US Dollars, Number of Shares Outstanding, Reuters Identification Code, Rimes Subscription Level, Sedol Code, Shares Outstanding, Unadjusted Price, Weight in Index, etc.
- Index Items: Divisor Factor in US Dollars, Market Capitalisation in US Dollars, Number Of Constituents, Price Index in US Dollars, Database Domain Code, Database Source,
Database Symbol, Description, Investable Shares Outstanding, etc.