The S&P Germany LargeMidCap index seeks to measure the large- and mid-cap German equity market.
The UK contributed the most to positive performance in the European equity markets, as measured by the S&P Europe 350. France, Switzerland and Germany all punched above their weight.
Beginning with the annual reconstitutions effective after the close of trading on March 17, 2017, the reference date of the indicated annual dividend used in the calculation of a company’s dividend yield will be as of the last business day of February.
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In 2017, the percentage of S&P 500 sales from foreign countries increased slightly, after two years of measured decreases. The overall rate for 2017 was 43.6%, up from 43.2% in 2016, but down from 44.3% in 2015 and 47.8% in 2014, which was at least an 11-year record high. S&P 500 foreign sales represent products and services produced and sold outside of the U.S.
Economic growth worldwide, rising income and wealth levels, and continuous global urbanization are the key factors for the development of the global luxury market.
The index is highly correlated to broad Eurozone benchmark indices, but is comprised of very liquid and easily tradable constituents, making it highly replicable and well-suited as an underlying index for both structured products and listed investment vehicles
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Companies primarily engaged in Software & Services, Technology Hardware & Equipment, and Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment are classified into industry groups that comprise the Information Technology sector, which is the largest of the 11 GICS sectors in the U.S. market and has shown a relatively attractive long-term annualized risk-adjusted return.
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Despite a fair few bumps in the road and against a darkening economic climate, the S&P Europe 350 finished 2014 with a modest gain.
S&P Dow Jones Indices introduced the S&P Europe 350 in October 1998. Along with the S&P 500®, S&P/TSX 60 and several other widely followed regional indices, the S&P Europe 350 represents the European portion of the S&P Global 1200.