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MSCI BlogUsing factors in international investing
Over the last decade, asset owners have implemented factor investment programs with a focus on domestic markets. Increasingly, they are also funding equity factor programs in international markets. Two catalysts are driving this trend. First, there has been a steady erosion in asset owners’ home biases, leading to more indexed and active international mandates. Second, investment committees and boards of trustees have become more comfortable with using factors as a complement to core indexed and traditional active allocations.
InterviewWhat Factor Investing Really Means And How It Works In Your Portfolio - An ETF.com Article
InterviewLegends of Indexing - an interview with Henry Fernandez by Journal of Indexes
Case StudyInnovation delivers product differentiation
One of the largest mutual fund organizations in the world based in the U.S. sought a solution to educate financial advisors about factor exposures. They required a robust infrastructure to power an easy-to-understand front-end advisor tool.
Case StudyElevating client communications
The Canadian subsidiary of one of the world’s largest multinational investment companies was seeking to elevate their conversations with clients above the usual fact sheets and style box reports. They wanted a tool that was easy to use and could help their sales teams differentiate themselves and their products with their financial advisor clients.
Product DocumentationMSCI Constituent History
The historical data available for the constituents of the MSCI Global Equity Indices is broad and deep, providing over 40 years of Developed Markets (DM) history and nearly 25 years of Emerging Markets (EM) history. This comprehensive history of the global investable Indices universe is ideal for anyone wishing to back-test investment strategies.
NewsletterESG Update - September 2011
Online Version | Contact Us ESG UpdateFrom MSCI | September 2011» Change Preferences Client Announcements & UpdatesMSCI ESG ManagerMSCI has added MSCI ESG IVA ratings to the MSCI ESG Manager platform. The new and flexible MSCI ESG Manager platform now includes MSCI ESG IVA, Impact Monitor, and Business Involvement Screening Research, MSCI's full suite of ESG research, analysis and ratings products… Read moreMSCI ESG IVAIn September, MSCI ESG...
NewsletterESG Update - November 2011
Online Version | Contact Us ESG Update From MSCI | November 2011 » Change Preferences Announcements & Updates MSCI ESG IVA...
NewsletterESG Update - August 2011
Online Version | Contact Us ESG UpdateFrom MSCI | August 2011» Change Preferences Client Announcements & UpdatesMSCI ESG IVAIn August, MSCI ESG Research has published MSCI ESG IVA Industry Reports and Methodology Documentation* for the following industries:Apparel RetailAerospace & DefenseAir Freight & LogisticsBroadcasting & Cable TVHousehold & Personal ProductsMarine TransportRetail – Asia PacificMulti-utilities & Unregulated...
NewsletterESG Update - December 2011
Online Version | Contact Us ESG UpdateFrom MSCI | December 2011» Change Preferences 2012 ESG Trends to WatchAs governments in major economies begin the process of unwinding the debt cycle of the last twenty years, budget cuts to social safety nets and regulatory agencies mean that consumers will bear a heavier burden of any negative social and environmental impacts arising from corporate mismanagement. Countries and companies alike face new risks...