The MSCI Emerging Markets Index is comprised of large and mid cap stocks from 23 Emerging Markets (EM) countries. With over 800 constituents, the index covers approximately 85% of the market capitalization in each country and represents approximately 13% of world market cap.
The MSCI EAFE Index (Europe, Australasia, Far East) is a market capitalization index that is designed to measure the equity market performance of developed markets, excluding the U.S. and Canada. With 900 constituents, the index covers approximately 85% of the free float-adjusted market capitalization in each country. Available separately managed or commingled. (Fact Sheet)
The MSCI ACWI-Ex U.S. Index is a market capitalization weighted index that includes large, mid and small-cap stocks from developed and emerging markets excluding the United States. The MSCI ACWI-Ex U.S. consists of 45 country indexes comprising 22 developed and 23 emerging market country indexes. With over 6,000 constituents, the index covers approximately 99% of the global equity markets outside the U.S.
The ADR (American Depository Receipts) Index Strategy offers U.S. investors the opportunity to invest efficiently in foreign equities with the ease attached to domestic equity investing. The index is comprised of almost 200 securities and has coverage across 30 countries.