SOURCE: Russell Investments

Russell Investments

November 23, 2011 22:57 ET

Russell Small Cap Indexes: The Russell Greater China Small Cap Index Underperformed the U.S Small Cap Russell 2000 Index YTD Through November 22

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - Nov 23, 2011) - The Russell Greater China Small Cap Index posted a marginal gain of (+0.5%), quarter-to-date, underperforming the U.S Small Cap Russell 2000 Index which reflected a (+8.3%) gain quarter-to-date through November 22.

Year-to-date, the Russell Greater China Small Cap Index posted a (-31.3%) loss, through November 22, while the Russell 2000 Index reflected a (-10.2%) loss for the same time period.

Russell Index QTD Returns
(through November 22, 2011)
YTD Returns
(through November 22, 2011)
Russell Greater China Small Cap Index 0.5% -31.3%
Russell 2000 Index 8.3% -10.2%

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