New FT Wilshire Global Equity Market Series captures global investment opportunities with greater precision
Santa Monica, Calif., September 22, 2022 – Wilshire, a leading global financial services firm, continues to enhance and modernize the way that indexes are built, maintained, and licensed. The FT Wilshire Global Equity Market Series (GEMS) enables investors to access country and regional exposures through a consistent country-by-country framework offering greater transparency into global markets.
There is a continuing demand for new indexes and benchmarks to support the growth in passive investment and the need for deeper understanding of market risks and trends. Wilshire is committed to innovation in the design of indexes and modernizing and improving index designs to provide greater precision and transparency.
Today’s launch of GEMS includes:
“As the surge in using passive management strategies continues, we are ensuring that investors have access to the most modern index and benchmark designs to meet their global investment mandates,” said Mark Makepeace, Wilshire’s Chief Executive Officer. “The innovation that we bring to market will benefit the whole investment community.”
Wilshire’s new benchmarking initiatives include:
Wilshire is a global provider of market-leading indexes, advanced analytics, and multi-asset investment solutions. A trusted partner to a diverse range of more than 500 leading institutional investors and financial intermediaries, our clients rely on us to improve investment outcomes for a better future. Wilshire advises on over $1.3 trillion in assets and manages $84 billion in assets and is headquartered in the United States with offices worldwide.
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