MVIS United Kingdom Equal Weight Index

The MVIS United Kingdom Equal Weight Index (MVGBEQ) index tracks the performance of the largest and most liquid companies incorporated in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. In addition, it includes non-local companies, incorporated outside the United Kingdom, that generate at least 50% of their revenues in the United Kingdom. The index is calculated in USD.

Country Weightings

The white area of the table shows the number of companies incorporated in a certain country and the country's weight in the index.
Countries marked with (*) are the home of non-local companies. Non-local companies are companies, incorporated in these countries, that generate at least 50% of their revenues in the index target.

The number of non-local companies is declared in column «non-local». The count of components and weights in the grey area is achieved by reassigning the non-local companies to the country or region covered by the index.

CountryComponentsWeightNon-localComponentsWeight
United States (*)1 1.07%---
Denmark (*)1 1.29%---
France (*)1 1.13%---
Ireland (*)1 0.90%---
Luxembourg (*)1 1.04%---
United Kingdom83 92.29%7 90 100.00%
Bermuda (*)1 1.03%---
Isle of Man (*)1 1.25%---
Total90 100.00%7 90 100.00%

Sector Weightings

The weighting of a certain sector in an index is based on the weightings of the index components allocated to this sector. The table below displays the number of index components by sectors.
The columns coloured in grey represent hypothetical values assuming that the index would not include non-local companies.

SectorComponentsWeightComponentsWeightDifferenceDifference %
Energy2 2.27%2 2.46%0 -0.19%
Materials8 8.62%8 9.34%0 -0.72%
Industrials15 16.80%12 14.86%3 1.95%
Consumer Discretionary 13 15.00%11 13.77%2 1.24%
Consumer Staples9 9.26%9 10.03%0 -0.77%
Health Care5 4.88%5 5.29%0 -0.41%
Financials19 22.78%19 24.68%0 -1.90%
Information Technology4 4.04%4 4.38%0 -0.34%
Communication Services6 6.66%6 7.22%0 -0.56%
Utilities7 7.49%5 5.60%2 1.89%
Real Estate2 2.19%2 2.38%0 -0.18%
Total90 100.00%83 100.00%

Size Weightings

  • Large-Cap: companies with a market capitalisation above 6,000 mln USD
  • Mid-Cap: companies with a market capitalisation from 1,500 mln to 6,000 mln USD
  • Small-Cap: companies with a market capitalisation from 200 mln to 1,500 mln USD
  • Micro-Cap: companies with a market capitalisation up to 200 mln USD
SizeMarket CapComponentsWeight
Large-Cap2,156,127,128,200 USD85 95.04%
Mid-Cap27,207,467,300 USD5 4.96%
Small-Cap---
Micro-Cap---
Total2,183,334,595,500 USD90 100.00%
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