Index innovation of the year: S&P Dow Jones Indices

S&P Dow Jones Indices wins Asia award for index innovation

Sam Tsui, S&P Dow Jones Indices

Index providers often come up with strategies that pull in above-benchmark returns through non-traditional weightings based on a unique mix of fundamentals, but there is an equally important role for those that simply cover the big themes well. S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&PDJI) does both. "S&P excels on client service and in how they support our distribution efforts in the market. I view them as an extended part of our team," says Amanda Skelly, Sydney-based head of exchange-traded f