STOXX Ltd. today introduced the EURO STOXX 50 Corporate Bond Sector, Rating and Maturity Bucket Sub-Indices. They expand the EURO STOXX 50 Corporate Bond Index, which was launched in April and is the fixed income equivalent of the EURO STOXX 50, including the bonds of the blue-chip companies in the Eurozone. The new sub-indices represent certain maturity buckets, industries and rating classes. The maturity buckets include 1 – 3 years, 3 – 5 years, 5 – 7 years, and more than 7 years. There are also a EURO STOXX 50 Corporate Bond Financials, EURO STOXX 50 Corporate Bond Ex-Financials incl. maturity buckets and a higher quality AAA-A version.
STOXX Ltd. today announced that it has won the 2017 European Structured Products & Derivatives award under the category Best Index Provider. The award was presented at a ceremony held in London.
STOXX’s assessment is that the existing rules provide the most transparent and safest framework for the treatment of mergers and takeovers and that no change is deemed necessary.
Two STOXX Regional Industry Neutral ESG Indices Licensed To Stichting Algemeen Pensioenfonds Unilever Nederland – Kring ‘Progress’
STOXX Ltd. announced that the newly launched STOXX Europe Industry Neutral ESG and STOXX North America Industry Neutral ESG 150 indices have been licensed to Stichting Algemeen Pensioenfonds Unilever Nederland – Kring ‘Progress’ (‘Progress’) to be used as benchmarks.