Sophia Antipolis, France.
Nicox S.A. (Euronext Paris: FR0000074130, COX), the international ophthalmic company, today announced that it was added to the Russell Global Index when the Russell Investment Group reconstituted its family of U.S. indexes effective today, June 27, 2016.
Membership in the Russell Global Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the appropriate large-cap, small-cap, all-cap indexes as well as the applicable style, sector and country indexes. FTSE Russell determines membership for its Russell indexes by objective, market-capitalization rankings and style attributes.
Indexes provided by FTSE Russell, a leading global index provider, are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors for index funds and as benchmarks for active investment strategies.
For more information on the Russell Global Index and the Russell US Indexes and Russell Global Indexes reconstitution, go to the “Russell Reconstitution” section on the FTSE Russell website.