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- MSCI ESG Universal Indexes
The new MSCI ESG Universal Indexes are a modern way of indexing, and are designed to address the needs of asset owners (who also classify themselves as universal owners), who may look to enhance their exposure to ESG while maintaining a broad and diversified universe to invest in.
MSCI Ex Tobacco Involvement Indexes
The new MSCI Global ex Tobacco Involvement Indexes have been designed for use by investors, including pension funds, and universal owners who seek to avoid investments in companies involved in the tobacco business. These indexes are free float‐adjusted market capitalization weighted. The Indexes can be used as a benchmark for institutional investors who seek to exclude stocks involved in tobacco production.
Real estate indexes
MSCI is a leading provider of real estate investment tools providing critical business intelligence to institutional investors, real estate owners, managers, brokers and occupiers worldwide. MSCI's comprehensive suite of real estate product is unique in the industry. We have the full public to private index lens leveraging MSCI´S leading indexes, the strength of Barra performance and risk analytics and the IPD market data engine.
Last year, we asked whether pay packages given to U.S. chief executive officers reflected long-term shareholder returns and found they did not.1 The bottom fifth of companies by equity incentive award outperformed the top fifth by nearly 39% on average on a 10-year cumulative basis. That study looked at awarded pay — of which 60%-70% reflected incentive stock awards. Awarded pay figures, which are based on the value of the company’s stock at grant date, lay out the range of potential CEO...
MSCI ESG Ratings provides insights into ESG risks and opportunities within multi-asset class portfolios.
Our senior leadership team is comprised of highly experienced executives from diverse backgrounds – including asset management, banking, brokerage, consulting, private equity and technology.
Multi-asset class risk and performance analytics powered by flexible technology that enables clients to manage risk, communicate results and make better investment decisions.
Leveraged loans: Risks, Rewards and Investor Protections
Hamed Faquiryan, Vice President, Fixed Income and Multi-Asset Class Research at MSCI discusses leveraged loans and the risks and rewards associated with these free-floating instruments.
Fixed Income Invetsing
The financial landscape is rapidly evolving and fixed income investing is transforming. With a focus on enhanced risk and data analytics due to a lack of transparency in the fixed income asset class.
MSCI Real Estate Global Intel
Real estate is going mainstream. Over the last two decades, it’s moved from alternative to a growing and significant proportion of allocation. Real estate is different. Some investors may use it to perform a very specific role within a diversified portfolio. It’s also opaque, especially in private real estate. As a result institutional investors may find it increasingly important to use the very best data to inform their investment strategy, allocation choices and performance decisions. And,...