In support of its role as a leading index provider in Latin America, S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) has today announced that it has named Paulo Sampaio as head of Latin American Southern Cone. Mr. Sampaio will be based out of S&P DJI’s newly opened office in Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Rise in Home Prices Paced by Denver, Miami, and Dallas According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices
The two indices seek to provide the inverse returns of the S&P GSCI Gold and the S&P GSCI Silver indices respectively, which represent a short position in their respective underlying indices.
A Share Update of an Index Constituent
DJSI Ethical Europe Low Volatility Index Licensed to Commerzbank
S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices:
• S&P 500 constituent Windstream Holdings Inc. (NASD:WIN) will replace International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) in the S&P MidCap 400, S&P MidCap 400 constituent Realty Income Corp. (NYSE:O) will replace Windstream Holdings in the S&P 500, and Douglas Emmett Inc. (NYSE:DEI) will replace Realty Income in the S&P MidCap 400 after the close of trading on Monday, April 6. GTECH S.p.A. is acquiring International Game Technology in a transaction expected to be completed on or about that date pending final conditions. Windstream is spinning off assets that will result in the company being more representative of the mid-cap market space.
Effective after the close of trading on March 31, 2015, Freeport-McMoRan Inc (Exchange: NYSE, Ticker: FCX) will be replaced by National Oilwell Varco Inc (Exchange: NYSE, Ticker: NOV) in the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index. Freeport-McMoRan Inc is being removed as a result of a reduction of its dividend payments.
April Rebalancing Results for S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond Index Announced by S&P Dow Jones Indices
April Rebalancing Results for S&P National AMT-Free Municipal VRDO Index Announced by S&P Dow Jones Indices
Open for Comment until April 30, 2015
Open for Comment until June 30, 2015
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today the April 2015 rebalancing results for the S&P/ASX Australian Fixed Interest 0+ Index Series and S&P/ASX Australian Fixed Interest Index Series.
S&P Dow Jones Indices announces changes to the S&P / Harel Sector Indices
Share Count Reductions Continue as 20% of the Index Add a Tail Wind to EPS
Effective Monday, March 23, 2015, S&P Dow Jones Indices will suspend the calculations for the S&P Emerging Market VIX Short-Term Futures Index indefinitely.
Open for comment until April 17, 2015.
The 6.70% Capital Securities Series CC of JPMorgan Chase Capital XXIX (JPM PR C) have been fully called for redemption and will be deleted from the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index after the close of trading on April 1, 2015. The 6.875% Cumulative Preferred Shares Series O of Public Storage (PSA PR O) have been fully called for redemption and will be deleted from the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index after the close of trading on April 14, 2015. The 6.375% Noncumulative Trust Preferred Securities of Deutsche Bank Capital Funding Trust VIII (DUA) have been fully called for redemption and will be deleted from the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index after the close of trading on April 17, 2015.
S&P Dow Jones Indices (“S&P DJI”), one of the world’s leading providers of financial market indices, has been awarded the “Best Index Provider MENA” as voted by the readers of Islamic Finance News (IFN) magazine.
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today a change to the standard treatment of return of capital declared in lieu of an ordinary dividend effective April 1, 2015.
National Credit Default Rates Report Mixed Results in February 2015 According to the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices