MSCI Inc on Tuesday announced the results of the May 2015 Semi‐Annual Index Review for the MSCI Equity Indexes – including the MSCI Global Standard, MSCI Global Small Cap and MSCI Micro Cap Indexes. All changes will be implemented as of the close of May 29, 2015.
Sixty-seven securities will be added to and 45 securities will be deleted from MSCI Global Standard Indexes.
MSCI India Index will add Bharat Forge, Bharti Infratel, Container Corp, Eicher Motors, Lupin, Marico, Shree Cement and UPL, while Reliance Infrastructure to be deleted.
There will be 400 additions to and 292 deletions from the MSCI Global Small Cap Indexes. There will be 391 additions to and 261 deletions from the MSCI Global Investable Market Indexes.
For MSCI Global Value and Growth Indexes, the largest additions or style changes from growth to value will be Glaxosmithkline (United Kingdom), Novartis (Switzerland) and Kinder Morgan P (USA).