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S&P Dow Jones Indices Launches Green Real Estate Index Series
S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI"), the world’s leading index provider, today launched a new series of indices designed to represent real estate companies with a strong track record of sustainability performance. The index series is an extension of the Dow Jones Select Real Estate Securities Indices (RESI) and utilizes data from GRESB – a leader in evaluating Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) characteristics of real estate companies.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:00:00 EDT


S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices Show Default Rates Remained Stable in February 2019
Composite Default Rate Driven Higher For Fifth Consecutive Month

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:00:00 EDT


First Financial Bankshares Set to Join S&P MidCap 400; Ferro to Join S&P SmallCap 600
S&P SmallCap 600 constituent First Financial Bankshares Inc. (NASD: FFIN) will replace MB Financial Inc. (NASD: MBFI) in the S&P MidCap 400, and Ferro Corp. (NYSE: FOE) will replace First Financial Bankshares in the S&P SmallCap 600 effective prior to the open of trading on Friday, March 22. S&P 500 constituent Fifth Third Bancorp (NASD: FITB) is acquiring MB Financial in a transaction expected to be completed soon pending final conditions.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:15:00 EDT


Modification to the Methodology of the S&P/HKEX LargeCap Index
These changes will take effect prior to the market open on Monday, June 24, 2019.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:52:15 EDT


Modification to the Methodology of the S&P Access China A Index (USD)
This change will take effect prior to the market open on Monday, March 25, 2019.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:41:05 EDT


Fox Set to Join S&P 500; Adobe to Join S&P 100
• Fox Corp. (NASD:FOXAV;FOXBV) will be added to the S&P 500 prior to the open of trading on Tuesday, March 19. Fox will replace Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASD:FOXA;FOX), which will be removed from the S&P 500 and S&P 100 effective prior to the open of trading on Wednesday, March 20. S&P 500 and 100 constituent The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS) is acquiring Twenty-First Century Fox one day after Twenty-First Fox spins off Fox Corp. to shareholders. For index purposes, S&P DJI considers Fox Corp. to be the surviving entity of Twenty-First Century Fox and therefore both the Class A and Class B common stock lines will continue to be included in the S&P 500. Effective on March 19, Twenty-First Century Fox will change its Class A common stock ticker from FOXA to TFCFA and its Class B common stock ticker from FOX to TFCF. Also effective on March 19, Fox Corp. will change its Class A common stock ticker from FOXAV to FOXA and its Class B common stock ticker from FOXBV to FOX.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 17:15:00 EDT
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The Fed’s Rate-Raising Days Are Over. Wall Street Couldn’t Be Happier.
Investors have finally started to chase this year’s stock market rally, which has been driven largely by the Federal Reserve’s sharp turn away from steady rate increases.

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:00:12 GMT


In Greece, an Economic Revival Fueled by ‘Golden Visas’ and Tourism
Less than a year after the country ended a multibillion-euro international bailout, property buyers from China and Russia are helping to mend its economy.

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:05 GMT


Can Sophisticated Investors Be Defrauded? Courts Keep Ruling No
A federal judge’s dismissal of a market manipulation case against a former Barclays trader is further evidence of the difficulty of proving fraud when sophisticated parties are involved.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:00:09 GMT


Tesla Model Y, a New S.U.V., Is Unveiled Amid Mounting Challenges
Elon Musk’s electric-car company is broadening its vehicle offerings as it looks to increase sales in difficult markets like China and Europe.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 06:04:02 GMT


SoftBank and Other Investors May Buy $1 Billion Stake in Uber’s Self-Driving Cars
The talks precede Uber’s initial public offering and may ease worries about how costly it is to develop autonomous vehicles.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 00:36:28 GMT


The Bull Market’s Greatest Feat? Sowing Doubt
This stock market rally hasn’t been as intense as many others that preceded it.

Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:07 GMT