The Bank of New York Mellon launched The Bank of New York Mellon Classic ADR Index and 34 subindexes, including two market, three regional, 10 sector and 19 country indexes, the bank announced.
Standard&Poor's launched risk-controlled versions of its S&P 500 and S&P /ASX 200 indexes.
AtPrime Media, Inc., has announced a new service, Compare and Rank Online Service, previously unavailable to the general public.
Russell Investments has expanded the availability of real-time index data on russell.com to include, for the first time, eight global benchmarks.
Dow Jones Indexes has introduced the Dow Jones Total Stock Market Indexes, which will serve as its primary global benchmark family.
Fiduciary Benchmarks, Inc. has launched a data portal designed to provide an adviser, consultant, recordkeeper, other service provider or fiduciary with customized plan benchmarking reports.
The 7Twelve Balanced Portfolio offers a new way to look at benchmarking balanced funds.
Standard&Poor's announced the launch of the first in a series of global low carbon indexes to meet investor demands for environmentally focused indexes.
The Vanguard Group has introduced a bond index fund for use by Vanguard funds, including Vanguard's Target Retirement and LifeStrategy funds, which invest in other Vanguard offerings.
As a reaction to the plunging stock market, the overall transfer activity in the Hewitt 401(k) Index was significantly higher in 2008 than in previous years.
Calling it an "index for a changing world," investment manager PIMCO has introduced the PIMCO Global Advantage Bond Index (GLADI).
The Spectrem Millionaire Investor Index (SMII) saw its largest increase ever when it jumped 16 points in December to -23.
Global equity markets rebounded in December, according to Standard&Poor’s Index Services monthly global stock market review, “World by Numbers.″