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Russell Investments

August 19, 2010 15:15 ET

Russell Europe Style Indexes: European Growth Stocks Outperform Value Stocks Year-to-Date

LONDON--(Marketwire - August 19, 2010) -  Through August 17, 2010 the Russell Europe Value Index has reflected strong gains for the third quarter, returning 13.3% and outperforming the Russell Europe Growth Index, which is only up 9.8% in the same time period. Despite these returns, the Russell Europe Value Index (-7.4%), has underperformed relative to the Russell Growth Index (-3%) year-to-date.

The Russell Europe Index has shown positive returns quarter-to-date, up 11.7%, however the region is down -5.1% year-to-date through August 17, 2010.

Russell Europe Indexes QTD YTD
Through August 17 Through August 17
Russell Europe Index 11.7% -5.1%
Russell Europe Growth Index 9.8% -3%
Russell Europe Value Index 13.3% -7.4%

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