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Russell Frontier® ex-GCC Index

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Monthly as of September 30, 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 September 30, 2014
Sept 3 Month YTD 1 yr 3 yr 5 yr
-0.53 -0.72 6.73 14.07 12.11 6.48
Total returns as of October 24, 2014
Daily MTD YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR
0.15 -3.51 2.99 6.09 10.02 4.65


Top 10 Holdings

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

Top 10 Performers

Holding 1 Mo Return % Country
RAK Ceramics Bangladesh Ltd 55.6 Bangladesh
Delta Life Insurance Co Ltd 50.2 Bangladesh
British-American Invest Co Kenya Ltd 43.4 Kenya
Aci Ltd 41.1 Bangladesh
Searle Company Ltd 39.2 Pakistan
Honda Atlas Cars Pakistan Ltd 38.4 Pakistan
MJL Bangladesh Ltd 37.0 Bangladesh
Hung Vuong Corp 36.8 Vietnam
Archroma Pakistan Ltd 33.6 Pakistan
Ghana Commercial Bank Ltd 30.9 Ghana

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 1.73
Dividend Yield 2.98
P/E Ex-Neg Earnings 12.16
Long-Term Growth Forecast - IBES 20.35
EPS Growth - 5 Years 10.77
Capitalization statistics ($ B)
Average Market Cap ($-WTD) 2.357
Median Market Cap 0.266
Largest Stock by Market Cap 8.973