Russell Custom Indexes
Russell Indexes offer accurate and flexible custom index solutions to help implement your unique investment strategies. A dedicated team of index experts works with you to apply your specific investment parameters or screens to existing Russell Indexes to produce a more effective performance measurement tool for a particular investment mandate or new opportunity set.
Custom indexes can also be designed to serve as the foundation for index-linked investment products, including ETFs, passive funds, structured products and derivatives.
Key features and benefits
Russell Indexes' calculation expertise.
For over twenty-six years, Russell has been a leader in index design and development, calculating over 50,000 indexes for nearly 2,000 clients. Multi-regional development, production and corporate event research teams ensure high quality, timely index data.
Access to a comprehensive database of global equities.
Your index universe includes 83 countries 25 developed, 22 emerging and 36 frontier countries and over 11,000 securities.
A broad range of index customization options.
Russell Custom Indexes give you the flexibility to choose from various screens, security selection criteria, weighting schemes and maintenance rules when designing your index.
A dedicated Custom Index team.
A team of research, operations and product management experts provide personalized service to assist in index design and execution.
An independent index calculator.
Russell Indexes act as your unaffiliated index calculation agent powered by the Russell brand.
An essential tool in the investment process
Russell Custom Indexes can serve as:
- An external or internal benchmark to reflect an investment policy or fund strategy
- A performance measurement tool that helps to monitor sources of performance and more accurately reflect investment costs
- A research tool to analyze asset allocation decisions between active and passive and across asset classes
- The basis for an investable product aimed to reflect investment themes and strategies
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