Seismic shifts in climate, demographics and technology — known as megatrends — are transforming politics, economics and consumer behavior. Thematic investing positions portfolios for growth seeking the beneficiaries of these broad and disruptive developments changing our society.
Our thematic indices focus on companies from various industries honing in on a range of structural concepts with long-term economic impact. They attempt to identify current megatrends with future impact using a rules-based, transparent, and systematic approach. The indices can be used as underlyings for ETFs, mutual funds, structured products and exchange-traded derivatives.
Capture long-term growth with themes carefully selected to shun short-term fads and avoid illiquid or narrow portfolios
Choose between a revenue-based and an artificial intelligence (AI)-based approach to accurately target themes
Benefit from our partnerships with leading data providers such as FactSet and Yewno, which are breaking ground in analytical methods to help accurately identify sources of thematic premia
Diversify your portfolio with geographic allocations and time horizons that differ from those of traditional benchmarks
Revenue-based thematic indices
The STOXX revenue-based thematic indices have been developed using the FactSet Revere Business Industry Classification System (RBICS) data set.Learn more >
AI-based thematic indices
We have teamed up with award-winning AI company Yewno, whose proprietary AI algorithms are used to identify the index constituents for a particular thematic megatrend within a gigantic, unstructured data set.Learn more >
STOXX thematic index derivatives
Explore Eurex futures tracking forward-looking trends changing our society.Learn more >
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