Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced that it has been named “Index Provider of the Year in Asia” by Asia Asset Management magazine.
The award recognizes Dow Jones Indexes’ existing market share and index launches in the past two years across the region as well as initiatives in Asian emerging markets such as China and India. Furthermore, Dow Jones Indexes’ thought leadership and efforts to promote and enhance market transparency and efficiency were awarded.
“Dow Jones Indexes has been a significant contributor to indexing throughout Asia for the past 14 years. In 1996, we launched the Dow Jones China index series. Since then, we have introduced unique index concepts such as the Dow Jones Islamic Market Indexes, the Dow Jones Select Dividend Indexes, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes and the Dow Jones Hong Kong IPO Index,” said Michael A. Petronella, president, Dow Jones Indexes. “We remain strongly committed to provide the Asian investment community with innovative, reliable, objective and relevant indexes.”