Press Releases — March 2, 2020

Changes In Composition Of STOXX Benchmark Indices

ZUG Mar. 2, 2020 – Qontigo today announced the new composition of STOXX Benchmarks and their sub and sector indices, among them the STOXX Europe 600 IndexSTOXX North America 600 Index and STOXX Asia/Pacific 600 Index.

Effective as of the opening of European markets on March 23, 2020, the following stocks will be added to and deleted from the STOXX Europe 600 Index and its respective size and sector indices:

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AdditionsDeletions
BAWAG GROUP AG (AT, Banks, BAWG.VI)TELENET GRP HLDG (BE, Media, TNET.BR)
RATIONAL (DE, Industrial Goods & Services, RAAG.DE)OC OERLIKON (CH, Industrial Goods & Services, OERL.S)
TEAMVIEWER AG (DE, Technology, TMV.DE)HELLA (DE, Automobiles & Parts, HLE.DE)
ACCIONA S.A. (ES, Construction & Materials, ANA.MC)K + S (DE, Chemicals, SDFGn.DE)
LA FRANCAISE DES JEUX (FR, Travel & Leisure, FDJ.PA)BANKIA (ES, Banks, BKIA.MC) 
VISTRY GROUP (GB, Personal & Household Goods, VTYV.L)AIR FRANCE-KLM (FR, Travel & Leisure, AIRF.PA)
GENUS (GB, Health Care, GNS.L)ALTRAN TECHNOLOGIES (FR, Technology, ALTT.PA)
GAMES WORKSHOP (GB, Personal & Household Goods, GAW.L)JCDECAUX (FR, Media, JCDX.PA)
REDROW (GB, Personal & Household Goods, RDW.L)CASINO GUICHARD (FR, Retail, CASP.PA) 
TRAINLINE PLC (GB, Travel & Leisure, TRNT.L)LAGARDERE (FR, Media, LAGA.PA)
COUNTRYSIDE PROPERTIES PLC (GB, Personal & Household Goods, CSPC.L)TULLOW OIL (GB, Oil & Gas, TLW.L)
BE SEMICONDUCTOR (NL, Technology, BESI.AS)JUPITER FUND MANAGEMENT (GB, Financial Services, JUP.L)
ENTRA (NO, Real Estate, ENTRA.OL)NMC HEALTH (GB, Health Care, NMC.L)
SAMHALLSBYGGNADSBOL AGET NORD (SE, Real Estate, SBBb.ST)AIB GROUP (IE, Banks, AIBG.I)
WIHLBORGS FASTIGHETER (SE, Real Estate, WIHL.ST)PIRELLI & C. S.P.A. (IT, Automobiles & Parts, PIRC.MI)

The sector classification for the STOXX Europe 600 Index component SES SA (Luxemburg, Media) will change to Technology.

The sector classification for the STOXX Europe 600 Index component Homeserve (Great Britain, Industrial Goods & Services) will change to Retail.

The sector classification for the STOXX Europe 600 Index component Howden Joinery Group (Great Britain, Industrial Goods & Services) will change to Retail.

The sector classification for the STOXX Europe 600 Index component Melrose Industries (Great Britain, Financial Services) will change to Industrial Goods & Services.

The sector classification for the STOXX Europe 600 Index component Enagas (Spain, Utilities) will change to Oil & Gas.

As of February 28, 2020, the total free-float market cap of the reconstituted STOXX Europe 600 Index increased from 8.1166 trillion euros to 8.1422 trillion euros.

The STOXX Global 1800 IndexSTOXX North America 600 Index and STOXX Asia/Pacific 600 Index are also part of this regular quarterly review.

So are the STOXX Europe Total Market IndexSTOXX EU Enlarged Total Market, STOXX Eastern Europe Total Market and STOXX Eastern Europe 300 indices.

Additions to and deletions from these indices can be found at www.stoxx.com.