S&P Indices, the world’s leading index provider, maintains a wide variety of investable and benchmark indices to meet an array of investor needs. Over $1.25 trillion is directly indexed to Standard & Poor’s family of indices, which includes the S&P 500, the world’s most followed stock market index, the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices, the S&P Global BMI, an index with approximately 11,000 constituents, the S&P GSCI, the industry’s most closely watched commodities index, and the S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond Index, the premier investable index for U.S. municipal bonds.
The S&P BRIC 40 index is designed to offer exposure to four emerging markets: Brazil, Russia, India, and China. Known as the BRIC countries, they are actively watched by investors in recognition of their potential to move from emerging market status to developed market. All stocks in the S&P BRIC 40 are constituents of the S&P/IFCI, a family of emerging market indices that measure the return of stocks that are legally and practically available for foreign investment.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts the S&P BRIC 40 Index and approximately 60 companies.
Some of the data items available include:
- Index Items: Adjusted Divisor, Adjusted Divisor in Eur, Adjusted Index, Market Value, Adjusted Index Market Value in Eur, Adjusted Number of Components, Divisor, Divisor in Eur, Gross Index, Gross Index in Eur, Market Capitalization in Local Currency, Market Capitalization in Eur, Number of Constituents, Net Index, Net Index in Eur, Price Index, Price Index in Eur, etc.
- Historical Company Items: Daily Price Return, Daily Total Return, Investable Market Value, Unadjusted Price, Weight, etc.