We provide a global suite of proprietary indexes backed by our vast resources, informed by our exceptional knowledge of indexing, and forged by a robust, methodical process.
Experience 40+ Yrs
Track Record In Managing Indexed Strategies
Assets Under Management *
Developed by an Asset Manager
State Street is a global titan of asset management, with more than $2.8 Trillion in AUM (as of March 31, 2019)* across more than 500 different strategies. Our indexes are developed in-house and leverage 40 years of indexing heritage and the collective expertise of some 150+ professionals in 7 hubs across the globe.
Indexes are not just a product to us: as a pioneer of index investing, we have extensive experience implementing them, and we understand how details like rebalance dates and frequency can erode or preserve investor wealth. We have applied this experience and provide a suite of indexes built by an asset manager for asset managers.
Our indexes provide a comprehensive and unbiased barometer for their respective market segments because of the transparent, rules-based approach with which we construct them. Indexes are reconstituted at appropriate intervals to ensure continued representation of the market.
We currently provide a broad array of factor-weighted and capitalization-weighted indexes, across the emerging and developed worlds, and covering the entire capitalization spectrum.We also construct focus or niche indexes that enable more-granular and targeted exposure selection. The consistent construction methodology behind our indexes ensures a perfectly modular index line-up.
The foundations of our mission will not expire. We will always pursue responsible investing as a means to enable economic prosperity and social progress. We will continue to develop proprietary indexes that adhere to this mission and embody it. To let us know your thoughts, comments, or suggestions about our mission.
The SSGA Gender Diversity Index is designed to track the performance of US large-capitalization companies that are leaders within their respective industry sectors in advancing women through gender diversity on their boards of directors and in senior leadership positions. This is the first index of its kind, and is a landmark on the ESG landscape.
State Street Global Advisors is currently seeking feedback on potential changes to the SSGA Gender Diversity Index. Please send any feedback you may have.
These include the SSGA US Large-Cap Low-Volatility Index and the SSGA US Small-Cap Low-Volatility Index. The indexes are designed to track the performance of US large-and small-cap companies, respectively, that exhibit low volatility(a measure of the magnitude of movements in a stock’s price over time). This index suite applies our proprietary factor definitions, distillingyears of research and experience.
These include the SSGA Large-Cap Index, SSGA Small-Cap Index, and the SSGA Total-Market Index. These indexes are designed to provide a comprehensive and unbiased barometer for theirbroad respective market segments and are reconstituted semi-annually to ensure continued appropriate representation of each market segment. This index suite enables us to democratize investing even more by facilitating the provision of ultra-low cost funds.
This information is for informational purposes only, not to be construed as investment advice or a recommendation or offer to buy or sell any security. Investors should always obtain and read an up-to-date investment services description or prospectus before deciding whether to appoint an investment manager or to invest in a fund. Any views expressed herein are those of the author(s), are based on available information, and are subject to change without notice. Individual portfolio management teams may hold different views and may make different investment decisions for different clients. There are no guarantees regarding the achievement of investment objectives, target returns, portfolio construction, allocations or measurements such as alpha, tracking error, stock weightings and other information ratios. The views and strategies described may not be suitable for all investors. SSGA does not provide tax or legal advice. Prospective investors should consult with a tax or legal advisor before making any investment decision. Investing entails risks and there can be no assurance that SSGA will achieve profits or avoid incurring losses.
Performance quoted represents past performance, which is no guarantee of future results. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate, so you may have a gain or loss when shares are sold. Current performance may be higher or lower than that quoted.