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MSCI Inc (MSCI.N)

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MSCI reports Q2 adjusted earnings per share $0.95
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 07:00am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - MSCI Inc :MSCI reports financial results for second quarter and six months 2017.Q2 revenue rose 8.8 percent to $316.1 million.Qtrly earnings per share ‍$ 0.89​; qtrly adjusted earnings per share $0.95.MSCI Inc says ‍capex is expected to be in range of $40 million to $50 million for FY 2017​.MSCI Inc says ‍total operating expenses are now expected to be in range of $690 million to $700 million for FY 2017​.MSCI Inc says ‍adjusted EBITDA expenses are now expected to be in range of $605 million to $615 million for FY 2017​.  Full Article

Moody's says inclusion of China shares in MSCI Index will attract global capital inflows into Chinese equity markets
Wednesday, 21 Jun 2017 06:45am EDT 

June 21 (Reuters) - Moody's::Moody's says first ever inclusion of china shares in MSCI Index will attract global capital inflows into Chinese equity markets.Moody's says inclusion of China A-shares by MSCI significant because it marks first time that Chinese stocks will be included in key benchmark index.Moody's says inclusion of china A-shares by MSCI paves way for global capital inflows into China's A-shares by linking stocks to most dominant trend in asset management.Moody's says decision by MSCI to include China's A-shares into MSCI Index is also positive for passive funds & managers such as Blackrock, FIL Ltd.Moody's says inclusion of China A-shares in MSCI EM Index will allow funds to better satisfy investor demand for broad-based index exposure to China's economy.Moody's says inclusion of China A-shares in MSCI EM Index will enable investors to build additional strategies using the domestic Chinese market.Moody's says ongoing regulatory liberalization in China's onshore market will lead to a full index inclusion of A-shares in next few years.  Full Article

MSCI says inflows to reach $340 bln if all China A shares included in futures
Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 08:43pm EDT 

June 21 (Reuters) - * MSCI Inc. expects initial inflows following partial inclusion of A share to be around $17 billion to $18 billion :* Inflows could reach around $340 billion if China A shares fully included in futures, according to an MSCI executive.* Expects roughly 450 large-and-mid-cap A shares under full inclusion, the executive says, adding it is "very difficult to say" on timeline for further China A share inclusion.* Investors strongly urge Chinese exchanges, regulators to consider additional measures to curb share suspensions - executive.  Full Article

BlackRock's Emily Fletchter comments on MSCI decision on Argentina, Saudi Arabia
Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 05:19pm EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - BlackRock's Emily Fletchter::Says decision by MSCI to not upgrade Argentina to Emerging Markets status may be a disappointment to some market participants.Says remind investors of "substantial" positive macro-economic changes Argentina witnessed over recent years.Says Argentina government has made good progress in "dismantling the protectionist structures" of economy, addressing currency controls.Says Argentine market remains attractive; believe it is still a "compelling investment destination" for long-term investors.Says "welcome" MSCI’s decision to launch a review on whether to include Saudi Arabia into MSCI Emerging Markets index.Says while Saudi Arabia's upgrade by MSCI expected to take place in 2019, MSCI has ability to potentially accelerate timeline.Says view decision by MSCI on Saudi Arabia as positive given long-term growth opportunities in Saudi Arabian equity market.  Full Article

MSCI Q1 revenue rose 8 percent to $301.2 million
Thursday, 4 May 2017 07:05am EDT 

May 4 (Reuters) - Msci Inc ::Msci reports financial results for first quarter 2017.Q1 revenue rose 8 percent to $301.2 million.MSCI Inc qtrly adjusted eps $ 0.88.Q1 adjusted earnings per share $0.88.MSCI Inc qtrly diluted eps $ 0.80.Q1 earnings per share view $0.85 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Msci Inc - full-year 2017 capex is expected to be in range of $40 million to $50 million.Q1 revenue view $303.9 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.MSCI Inc - full-year 2017 free cash flow is expected to be in range of $310 million to $370 million.  Full Article

MSCI CEO Henry Fernandez's FY 2016 total compensation was $22.2 mln vs $6.4 mln in FY 2015 - SEC Filing
Friday, 24 Mar 2017 05:21pm EDT 

MSCI Inc : CEO Henry Fernandez's FY 2016 total compensation was $22.2 million versus $6.4 million in FY 2015 - SEC Filing .CEO Henry Fernandez's FY 2016 total compensation includes $19.7 million of stock awards.  Full Article

MSCI reports qtrly earnings per share of $0.73
Thursday, 2 Feb 2017 07:00am EST 

Msci Inc : MSCI reports financial results for fourth quarter and full-year 2016 . Says recorded quarterly recurring sales of $42.2 million, up 22.7 percent from same quarter last year . Qtrly adjusted earnings per share $0.81 . Q4 revenue $292.8 million versus $272.9 million . Qtrly earnings per share $0.73 . As of December 31, 2016 there were 2,862 employees, up 3.9%, from 2,754 as of December 31, 2015 . MSCI Inc - FY 2017 capex is expected to be in range of $40 million to $50 million .FY 2017 total operating expenses are expected to be in range of $690 million to $705 million.  Full Article

MSCI reports Q3 adjusted EPS $0.77
Thursday, 27 Oct 2016 07:00am EDT 

Msci Inc : Reports financial results for third quarter and nine months 2016 . Q3 revenue $288.4 million versus $268.8 million . Qtrly diluted EPS $0.68 . Qtrly adjusted EPS $0.77 . Q3 earnings per share view $0.73 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.28per share .Board approved additional $750.0 million of share repurchase, bringing total available repurchase authorization to $1.1 billion.  Full Article

MSCI prices $500 million 4.750% senior notes due 2026
Monday, 1 Aug 2016 09:00pm EDT 

Msci Inc : MSCI prices $500 million 4.750% senior notes due 2026 . Size of offering reflects an increase of $100 million from previously announced offering size. .Priced a private offering of $500 million aggregate amount of 4.750% senior notes due 2026 at an issue price of 100% to yield 4.750%.  Full Article

MSCI prices $500 million 4.750% senior notes due 2026
Monday, 1 Aug 2016 07:31pm EDT 

Msci Inc : MSCI prices $500 million 4.750% senior notes due 2026 . Size of offering reflects an increase of $100 million from previously announced offering size. .Priced a private offering of $500 million aggregate amount of 4.750% senior notes due 2026 at an issue price of 100% to yield 4.750%.  Full Article

MOVES-MSCI names Guido Giese executive director of equity research

Aug 18 U.S. index provider MSCI Inc on Friday appointed Guido Giese as executive director to its equity research team, based in London.