SOURCE: Russell Investments

Russell Investments

September 29, 2011 04:30 ET

The Russell Greece Index Posted a (-46.1%) Return YTD Through September 27, While the Russell Italy Index Posted a (-21.2%) Return

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - Sep 29, 2011) - The Russell Greece Index (-43.7%) and Russell Italy Index (-29.6%) have reflected substantial losses for the quarter-to-date through September 27, 2011. Year-to-date, the Russell Italy Index (-21.1%) has outperformed the Russell Greece Index (-46.1%) by 24.9 percentage points.

Reflecting a loss of (-9.6%), the Russell Italy Index continued to outperform the Russell Greece Index (-20.3%) for the month-to-date through September 27.

Russell Indexes
MTD Returns
(through September 27, 2011)
QTD Returns
(through September 27, 2011)
YTD Returns
(through September 27, 2011)
Russell Italy Index -9.6% -29.6% -21.2%
Russell Greece Index -20.3% -43.7% -46.1%

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