Index Literacy - Who's Behind the Index? (Chapter 2)

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Index Literacy - Who's Behind the Index? (Chapter 2)

05 July 2017

An index provider is a specialized firm that is dedicated to creating and calculating market indices and licensing its intellectual capital as the basis of passive products.

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This series explore indices-related topics ranging from the basics of indices and their applications to the core concepts of passive investing, and will feature the following chapters;

  • Chapter 1: Defining an Index
  • Chapter 2: Who’s Behind the Index?
  • Chapter 3: Index Access Via Products
  • Chapter 4: Leveling the Playing Field
  • Chapter 5: Methodology Matters
  • Chapter 6: There’s an Index for That
  • Chapter 7: Icons: The S&P 500® and The Dow®

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