SOURCE: Russell Investments

Russell Investments

July 22, 2011 04:30 ET

Russell Shariah Indexes: Developed Index Outperforms Emerging Markets Index and Global Index YTD Through July 19

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - Jul 22, 2011) - The Russell Shariah Developed Index reflected a 6.8% return year-to-date, outperforming the Russell Shariah Global Index (5.9%) and the Russell Shariah Emerging Markets Index (0.9%) through July 19, 2011.

Overall, the Russell Shariah Developed Index has consistently outperformed the Russell Shariah Global Index and the Russell Shariah Emerging Markets Index for the first two quarters of 2011 and the month-to-date through July 19, 2011.

Russell Index 1Q Returns 2011 2Q Returns 2011 MTD Returns (through July 19, 2011) YTD Returns (through July 19, 2011)
Russell Shariah Developed Index 4.9% 1.2% 0.6% 6.8%
Russell Shariah Global Index 4.4% 0.9% 0.5% 5.9%
Russell Shariah Emerging Markets Index 1.1% -0.6% 0.3% 0.9%

The Russell Global Index includes more than 10,000 securities in 48 countries and covers 98% of the investable global market. All securities in the index are classified according to size, region, country and sector. Daily Returns for the main components are available here: http://www.russell.com/indexes/data/daily_total_returns_global.asp

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