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  Company Overview


MSCI indices were first calculated in 1969, they were preceded in 1968 by Capital International. In 1986 Morgan Stanley licenced the rights to CI indices. 2004 MSCI purchased Barra for risk and portfolio analytics 2007 MSCI lists on the New York Stock Exchange, Morgan Stanley exits in 2009 Unlike competing index creators MSCI has not been acquisitive in the index space preferring to grow organically Key Statistics: •2019 AUM linked to MSCI US$12.3 Trillion (Number 3 of all index creators) •AUM Percentage of IPE’s Top 400 Asset Managers 19% •225,000 equity indices calculated daily •12,000 equity indices calculated daily in real time •1,300 equity ETFs based on MSCI indices

Type of business
Data Source
Region
North America
Specialisation
Index Creator

  Corporate Details


Date of UpdateUnknown
HeadquartersNew York, United States
Established1969
Market Cap US$26,310 Million
Revenue US$921 Million (MSCI Indices)
Employees>3,500
OwnershipListed: New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
ManagementChairman & Chief Executive Officer: Henry Fernandez President & Chief Operating Officer: C.D. Baer Pitt Chief Strategy Officer: Andrew Wiechmann

  Website Analysis


URLwww.msci.com
Alexa Rank72,893
TypeData Source
Client CaseIndex Creator
CoverageUnited States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Africa, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom
Asset ClassesYES
TradingUnknown
TerminalsUnknown
FeedsYES
AnalyticsYES
Compliance & RiskYES
Indices & BenchmarksYES
Reference DataYES
Economic DataUnknown

  Key Products & Services


Index Market Categories: 1. Market Capitalisation, 2. Factor Indices, 3. Strategies, 4. Thematic 5. Custom 6. ESG, 7. Real Estate and 8 Fixed Income Flagship Indices: 1. MSCI ACWI 2,400 securities, large & mid-cap size segments across style & sector segments in 49 developed and emerging markets 2. MSCI ACWI Investable Market Index (IMI) covering 9,000+ securities across large, mid-cap and small-cap sizes 3. MSCI ACWI All Cap Index covering 14,000+ securities including large, mid-cap, small-cap and micro-cap sizes


  Business Potential


PresenceUnited States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Africa, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom
MarketInvestment Banks, Commercial Banks, Asset Managers, Hedge Funds, Wealth Managers, Corporates, HNWI, Retail
CompetitionBloomberg Indices, FTSE Russell, Morningstar Indices, Refinitiv Indices, S&P Dow Jones, Solactive, STOXX (Qontigo), Wilshire Indices
AvailabilityDirect from MSCI and market data vendors
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