MSCI has launched the EM Beyond Bric Index, which is a subset of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index. The EM Beyond Bric consists of constituents from 17 countries, ranging from Hungary, with the smallest weighting of 0.5%, to South Africa, with the largest weighting of 15.78%. Others include Colombia, Peru, Korea and Thailand. The index excludes Brazil, Russia, India and China, which make up more than 40% of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index.
S&P Dow Jones Indices has launched two commodities