Investors who build their portfolios around bonds and equities are looking to diversify from market cap weighted indexes when looking at sovereign risk, market participants say.
“Traditionally, index providers have mostly used market cap weightings,” says Jamie Farmer, executive director at Dow Jones Indexes in London. “However, we’re noticing an increasing interest in alternative weightings in bond indexes as well as equity indexes.”
The index provider has recently started to add new dimensions
The week on Risk.net, July 7-13, 2018Receive this by email