Cohen & Steers Announces Change in Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index

Feb 08, 2013, 15:24 ET from Cohen & Steers, Inc. from ,Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE: CNS) announced today a pending change to its Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index (GRM) effective at the close of business on February 15, 2013.

Component change:  

Deletion and Replacement

Index Name:       

Cohen & Steers Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index

Index Symbol:       


Calculation method: 

Free-Float Adjusted Modified Capitalization Weighted Index

Deleted component symbol:       


Deleted component name:       

Eurocommercial Properties NV

Replacement component symbol:   


Replacement component name:    

Deutsche EuroShop AG

The Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index is a free-float adjusted, modified market-cap-weighted total return index of selected real estate equity securities. It is quoted intraday on a real-time basis by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange under the symbol GRM. The index's free-float market capitalization approach and qualitative screening process emphasize companies that the Cohen & Steers Index Committee believes are leading the securitization of real estate globally.

GRM can be used as an indexing benchmark, stock selection universe, underlying index for derivative instruments or performance benchmark. All index weightings are independently calculated by Standard & Poor's.


SOURCE Cohen & Steers, Inc.; Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index