Update: Russell Mulls Revere GeoRev Index Expansion

Tom Goodwin, senior research director, Russell Indexes

Index provider Russell Investments is considering the creation of indexes that measure the risk and revenue exposure of companies based in developed markets to specific countries and regions where they have business operations, after launching a series of indexes that measure companies’ exposure to emerging markets, using a classification system developed by San Francisco-based Revere Data.

The initial suite of four indexes launched last week will enable investors to gain exposure to growth regi

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