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A book containing references, alphabetically arranged, to the contents of a series or collection of documents or volumes; or a section (normally at the end) of a single volume or set of volumes containing such references to its contents.

Statistical indexes are also used to track or measure changes in the economy (for example, the Consumer Price Index) and movement in stock markets (for example, Standard & Poor's Index). Such indexes are usually keyed to a base year, month, or other period of comparison.

In mortgage financing, the term is used to determine adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) interest rates after the discount period ends. Common indexes for ARMs are one-year Treasury Securities and the national average cost of funds to savings and loan associations.

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market opens on Monday, July 1, 2019, as part of the Russell Indexes annual reconstitution.
The third and fourth top-performing Russell Indexes in 2012 where the Russell Eurozone Index and the Russell Emerging Markets Index, which rose 19 percent and 17.3 percent, respectively.
The performance of the three indices fluctuated by the end of last week, whereas the Premiere and All-Share indices succeeded in recording increases supported by the continued purchasing powers on the leading and heavy stocks, especially the stocks nominated to be within FTSE Russell Index, while the Main Market Index could not succeed in recording gains, and ended the week's trading in the red zone affected by the continued selling and liquidating operations executed on some small-cap stocks, according to the report.
The Russell Index changes took effect after the market close on Friday, June 22, 2018.
(AFP) DUBAI: Economists see a significant growth in liquidity at the Boursa Kuwait after its inclusion in the emerging markets list of the Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) Russell index, state news agency said in a report.
Selective speculation on individual scrips to be included in the FTSE Russell index had last week resulted in a large one-day gain, whose sustainability had been questioned by many financial experts.
Hargreaves shares are down 16% in the wake of Woodford's decision to suspended withdrawals from his flagship equity fund at the start of last week.In the FTSE 250 index, Saga was the best performer, up 4.3% after the over-50s holiday and insurance specialist said it has formed a long-term savings partnership with Goldman Sachs to launch new products together from autumn 2019.The partnership will see Saga team with the US investment bank's Marcus savings account product, aimed at returning Saga to its "heritage of delivering high-quality products and services to its customers", Saga said.Saga will leave the midcap index when the latest FTSE Russell index review changes come into effect on June 24.
Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) KUWAIT, Sept 20 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) announced on Thursday that it has completed the first phase of its listing in the FTSE Russell Index for emerging markets which will be done in two phases.
"To be included in the Russell Index is not only a significant milestone for SB One Bancorp, but it is a testament to our ability to create sustained value for our shareholders," said Anthony Labozzetta, president and CEO of SB One Bancorp.
JD Sports is likely to be promoted to the FTSE 100 index from the FTSE 250 as part of the FTSE Russell index review changes to be announced on Wednesday.
KUWAIT -- Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) completes the first phase of its listing in the FTSE Russell Index for emerging markets which will be done in two phases.