Press Releases — September 1, 2022

Changes in composition of STOXX Blue-Chip Indices

ZUG (Sept. 1, 2022) – Qontigo today announced the results of the regular annual review of the STOXX Blue-Chip Indices, among them the STOXX Europe 50, EURO STOXX 50 and STOXX Nordic 30 indices, as well as the results of the second semi-annual review of the STOXX Eastern Europe 50 Index. All changes will be effective with the opening of European markets on September 19, 2022.

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The following stocks will be added to and deleted from the EURO STOXX 50 Index:

AdditionsDeletions
NORDEA BANK (FI, Banks, NDAFI.HE)KONE B (FI, Industrial Goods and Services, KNEBV.HE)
NOKIA (FI, Telecommunications, NOKIA.HE)PHILIPS (NL, Health Care, PHG.AS)

The following stocks will be added to and deleted from the STOXX Europe 50 Index:

AdditionsDeletions
NATIONAL GRID (GB, Utilities, NG.L)INTESA SANPAOLO (IT, Banks, ISP.MI)
HERMES INTERNATIONAL (FR, Consumer Products and Services, HRMS.PA)PRUDENTIAL (GB, Insurance, PRU.L)

The following stocks will be added to and deleted from the STOXX Nordic 30 Index:

AdditionsDeletions
SWEDISH MATCH (SE, Food, Beverage and Tobacco, SWMA.ST)HENNES & MAURITZ B (SE, Retail, HMb.ST)

The following stocks will be added to and deleted from the STOXX Eastern Europe 50 Index:

AdditionsDeletions
TURKIYE IS BANKASI (TR, Banks, ISCTR.IS)ING BANK SLASKI BSK (PL, Banks, INGP.WA)
KRUK (PL, Financial Services, KRU.WA)ASELSAN ELNK.SANVETC. (TR, Industrial Goods and Services, ASELS.IS)
YAPI VE KREDI BANKASI (TR, Banks, YKBNK.IS)TURKIYE GARANTI BANKASI (TR, Banks, GARAN.IS)
PETKIM PETROKIMIYA (TR, Chemicals, PETKM.IS)ARCELIK (TR, Consumer Products and Services, ARCLK.IS)

The following indices are also part of this regular quarterly review: STOXX Global 150, STOXX Global 200, STOXX Americas 100, STOXX All Europe 100, STOXX Asia 100, STOXX Pacific 50, STOXX BRIC 100, STOXX Latin America 50, STOXX Sub Balkan 30, STOXX China A 50, STOXX France 50, STOXX Italy 20, STOXX Spain 20, STOXX UK 50, STOXX USA 50, STOXX Canada 50, STOXX Hong Kong 50, STOXX Japan 50, STOXX Singapore 20 and STOXX Australia 50.

The new composition of these indices can be found on the respective webpages at www.qontigo.com from Sep. 19, 2022.

Changes made to the blue-chip index series are being announced today after the conclusion of the regular annual review. The review is based on the blue-chip rules published on www.qontigo.com using the September 2022 blue-chip selection lists. The selection lists are based on the stocks in the corresponding benchmark indices and their free-float market capitalization as of Aug. 31, 2022. The component selection lists that are used for the 2022 annual STOXX Blue-Chip Index review are based on the Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB).