EMERGING EQUITY MARKETS: BACK TO THE FUTURE?. MOUNTAIN PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEMS FORUM April 27-28, 2008, Denver, Colorado Professor Michael Palmer Leeds School of Business University of Colorado at Boulder [email protected] Goals of this Presentation.
The MSCI (Morgan Stanley Capital International) Emerging Market Index consists of indices representing 26 emerging economies: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Russia, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey and Venezuela. Combined the MSCI represents over 700 companies. The index has as its base (=100) December 31, 1987.