The MSCI EAFE Index is recognized as the pre-eminent benchmark in the United States to measure international equity performance. It comprises the MSCI country indices that represent developed markets outside of North America: Europe, Australasia and the Far East.
Numerous exchange traded funds based on the MSCI EAFE Index have been launched and are listed in on the major stock exchanges. Additionally, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, NYSE Liffe US and the Bclear platform of Liffe have been licensed to create futures contracts on this index.
The MSCI EAFE Index is calculated in US Dollars on a real time basis and disseminated every 60 seconds during market trading hours.
Real time codes:
- Reuters .MSCIEA
- Bloomberg MXEA