Press Releases — March 9, 2018

STOXX Awarded “Most Innovative Index Provider” By Etfexpress For The Eighth Time

ZURICH (March 9, 2018) –  STOXX Ltd., the operator of Deutsche Boerse Group’s index business and a global provider of innovative and tradable index concepts, has again won the award “Most Innovative Index Provider” in 2017 by etfexpress. STOXX has received this title for the eighth time since 2010. Award winners are selected based on votes cast by readers of etfexpress, namely market participants from the index and ETF business.

“Winning this award again is a great honor, as it proves our customer dedication and value contribution for their businesses by providing the right investment tools,” said Matteo Andreetto, chief executive officer, STOXX Limited. “We will continue to develop innovative indices as our most recently launched STOXX AI Global Artificial Intelligence Index shows, the first AI index that uses AI to select its constituents.”

Etfexpress, founded in 2002, is a digital news publisher serving institutional investors, wealth managers, investment managers and advisers across all asset classes. The awards are based on a ‘peer review system’ whereby readers are invited to elect a ‘best in class’ in a series of categories via an online survey. In each category, the firms with the most votes are subject to a final review by etfexpress’s senior editorial team.