Frankfurt (14 July 2016) – Please be informed that the MVIS Global Equity Index Guide has been updated with the following changes for the MVIS GDP Africa Index (ticker: MVAFK/MVAFKTR) and the MVIS GDP GCC Index (ticker: MVMES/MVMESTR):

  • If the number of components in a country is equal or less than 7, but more than 4, the GDP country weighting is capped at 17.5% (previously 20%).
  • The GDP country weight is capped at 35%.

The change will become effective with the implementation of the Q3 quarterly review results on 16 September 2016. The new version of the amended Index Guide can be found at

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