Index compiler MSCI plans to quadruple weighting of Chinese stocks in its global benchmarks

//Index compiler MSCI plans to quadruple weighting of Chinese stocks in its global benchmarks

Index compiler MSCI plans to quadruple weighting of Chinese stocks in its global benchmarks

Index compiler MSCI said it will quadruple the representation of Chinese stocks in its global benchmarks and add an array of mid- and small-caps, a move that may add further fuel to the world’s best-performing equity market this year.The inclusion factor, or the adjusted free-float cap, of yuan-traded A shares will be raised to 20 per cent from the current 5 per cent in MSCI’s indexes by November, with the increase being made in three steps, the New York-based index compiler said in a statement…

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