Press Releases — June 3, 2019

STOXX Changes Composition Of Benchmark Indices

ZUG (June 3, 2019) – STOXX Ltd., the operator of Deutsche Boerse Group’s index business, and a global provider of innovative and tradable index concepts, 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.

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Effective as of the opening of European markets on June 24, 2019, the following stocks will be added to and deleted from the STOXX Europe 600 Index and its respective size and sector indices:

AdditionsDeletions
JD SPORTS FASHION (GB, Retail, JD.L)KINDRED GROUP (SE, Travel & Leisure, KINDsdb.ST 
IWG PLC (GB, Industrial Goods & Services,IWG.LAAREAL BANK (DE, Financial Services, ARLG.DE)
GREGGS (GB, Retail, GRG.L) FLSMIDTH & COMPANY (DK, Construction & Materials, FLS.CO)
AMPLIFON (IT, Health Care, AMPF.MI) WILLIAM HILL (GB, Travel & Leisure, WMH.L) 
ASHMORE GRP (GB, Financial Services, ASHM.L) AURUBIS (DE, Basic Resources, NAFG.DE) 
GRAND CITY PROPERTIES (DE, Real Estate, GYC.DE)1&1 Drillisch (DE, Telecommunications, DRIG.DE) 
BELIMO HOLDING (CH, Construction & Materials, BEAN.S)DAILY MAIL & GENERAL TRUST (GB, Media,DMGOa.L)
INDUTRADE (SE, Industrial Goods & Services,INDT.ST)SILTRONIC (DE, Technology, WAFGn.DE) 
TOPDANMARK (DK, Insurance, TOP.CO) IMERYS (FR, Basic Resources, IMTP.PA) 

The sector classification for the STOXX Europe 600 Index component Knorr Bremse (Germany, Automobiles & Parts) will change to Industrial Goods & Services.

The sector classification for the STOXX Europe 600 Index component DKSH Holding (Switzerland, Media) will change to Business Support Services.

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

As of May 31, 2019, the total free-float market cap of the reconstituted STOXX Europe 600 Index increased from 7.9534 trillion euros to 7.9621 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.

Furthermore, the STOXX Europe Total Market IndexSTOXX EU Enlarged Total Market, STOXX Eastern Europe Total Market and STOXX Eastern Europe 300 indices are also part of this regular quarterly review.