MVIS Announces Index Rule Changes for its Equity Indices

Frankfurt (12 April 2017) – Effective 17 June 2017, with the Q2 Index Review, MV Index Solutions (MVIS) will amend the rules for its equity indices:

  • Companies ranking between 60% and 98% (currently: between 80% and 98%) of the full market capitalisation qualify for inclusion in the MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index (Ticker: MVGDXJ, MVGDXJTR). Existing components ranking between 55% and 60% (currently: between 75% and 80%) or 98% and 99% also qualify for the selection.
  • Existing components of the MVIS Australia Index (AUD), the MVIS Uncapped Australia Index (AUD), and the MVIS Australia Equal Weight Index (AUD) between the 85th and 95th (currently: between 85th and 98th) percentiles of the float market capitalisation qualify for the index.

The amended Index Guide will be available on the MVIS website by 31 May 2017.

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