NYSE Euronext Readies New ‘Industry Standard’ Index Weightings Policy, Fees


NYSE Euronext is introducing a new licensing policy for non-real-time index weighting data from its European markets in an effort to align its products with industry standards, though some end-user firms that find the weightings data very valuable when creating funds that track indexes have questioned significant fee increases that accompany the new policy.

Effective Oct. 1, all customers accessing NYSE Euronext index weightings data directly or indirectly via data redistributors will be require