MVIS Announces February 2017 Monthly Index Review Results of Long/Short Equity Indices

FRANKFURT, Germany--()--MV Index Solutions (MVIS) today announced the results of the monthly MVIS Long/Short Equity Index review. The table below summarizes the results for all MVIS Long/Short Equity Indices. Detailed review results can be found on

The following changes will be implemented on February 28, 2017 and will become effective on the next trading day.

MVIS Long/Short Equity Indices       Additions       Deletions       New Count      

New Base

MVIS Asia (Developed) Long/Short Equity Index 4 5 5 Yes
MVIS Emerging Market Long/Short Equity Index 3 5 5 Yes
MVIS Global Event Long/Short Equity Index 5 5 7 Yes
MVIS Global Long/Short Equity Index 3 3 6 Yes
MVIS North America Long/Short Equity Index 5 4 6 Yes
MVIS Western Europe Long/Short Equity Index 1 0 6 Yes

A complete list of components and weights as well as index methodology, comprehensive index information and information about financial products based on MVIS Indices can be found on The next monthly review will be announced on March 28, 2017.

Note to Editors:

MVIS develops, monitors and licenses the MVIS Indices, a selection of focused, investable and diversified benchmark indices which are especially designed to underlie financial products. MVIS Indices cover several asset classes, including hard assets and international equity markets as well as fixed income markets and are licensed to serve as underlying indices for financial products.

Approximately USD 16 billion in assets under management are currently invested in financial products based on MVIS Indices. MVIS is a VanEck company.


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MV Index Solutions
Bettina Hessler, +49 (0)69 4056 695 22