Nasdaq Global Indexes Debut on FactSet


FactSet Research Systems has added Nasdaq OMX's Global Index Family to its index and benchmark datafeed services and workstation, to provide an alternative benchmark for institutional investors to use to track global investments.

The index family covers more than 9,000 large-, mid- and small-cap companies throughout 45 countries, which -- with a float adjusted market capitalization of more than $37 trillion -- covers more than 98 percent of the investable world, officials say, broken down by mar