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Qontigo launches multifactor index suite

Qontigo launches multifactor index suite

Founded last year, Qontigo is an investment intelligence firm with a strong pedigree. It was formed by the recent merger of index specialists STOXX and DAX with Axioma, a provider of enterprise risk analytics and portfolio management technology. The new company is part of the Deutsche Börse Group.

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IIA sees impressive growth in ESG indices

IIA sees impressive growth in ESG indices

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) lie front and centre in the index world says Rick Redding, the CEO of the not-for-profit Index Industry Association (IIA). “It’s what a lot of people are working on and where a lot of interesting work is being done trying to look at ESG in a much more sophisticated way.”