Russell Frontier® ex-GCC Index

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Monthly as of July 31, 2014

Data in USD

The Russell Frontier ex-GCC Index represents the investable frontier equity market,excluding companies assigned to countries in the GCC region. The Russell Frontier ex-GCC Index is constructed to provide a comprehensive and unbiased barometer of this market segment is completely reconstituted annually to accurately reflect the changes in the market over time.

Performance (USD)

Total returns as of July 31, 2014
July 3 Month YTD 1 yr 3 yr 5 yr
0.65 7.97 8.20 17.12 5.77 8.67
Total returns as of September 15, 2014
Daily MTD YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR
-0.40 -0.45 6.82 15.64 9.78 7.36


Top 10 Holdings

Holding Country
Oil Search Ltd Papua New Guinea
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc Nigeria
Commercial Intl Bank GDR Reg Egypt
YPF ADR D Argentina
Arab Bank PLC Jordan
Zenith Bank PLC Nigeria
Nigerian Breweries Plc Nigeria
MercadoLibre Inc Argentina
FBN Holdings Plc Nigeria

Top 10 Performers

Holding 1 Mo Return % Country
KazMunaiGas Exploration Production Pref 24.3 Kazakhstan
ICI Pakistan Ltd 23.1 Pakistan
Grupo Clarin GDR 22.6 Argentina
Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc 20.9 Nigeria
Commercial Intl Bank GDR Reg 19.9 Egypt
Jordan Phosphate Mines 18.6 Jordan
Tanzania Breweries Ltd 18.4 Tanzania
British-American Invest Co Kenya Ltd 17.9 Kenya
Banco Macro SA ADR 17.5 Argentina
Honda Atlas Cars Pakistan Ltd 16.3 Pakistan

Top Countries

Papua New Guinea

Russell Global Sectors

Top Sectors by weight

Financial Services
Consumer Staples
Producer Durables

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Index characteristics
Price/Book 1.77
Dividend Yield 2.87
P/E Ex-Neg Earnings 12.23
Long-Term Growth Forecast - IBES 15.89
EPS Growth - 5 Years 10.33
Capitalization statistics ($ B)
Average Market Cap ($-WTD) 408.673
Median Market Cap 43.317
Largest Stock by Market Cap 1430.802