SOURCE: Russell Investments

Russell Investments

July 21, 2011 04:30 ET

The Russell Frontier Index Reflects 6.9% Loss YTD Through July 18

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - Jul 21, 2011) - The Russell Frontier Index reflected a -6.9% loss year-to-date, underperforming the Russell Developed Index (4.3%) and the Russell Emerging Markets Index (0.2%). The Russell Frontier Index posted negative returns for the first two quarters with a loss of -3.9% for the first quarter and loss of -1.8% during the second quarter of 2011.

For the month-to-date, the Russell Frontier Index and the Russell Developed Index both posted losses of -1.4%, while the Russell Emerging Markets Index fared slightly better with a negative return of -0.5%.

Russell Index 1Q Returns 2011 2Q Returns 2011 MTD Returns (through July 18, 2011) YTD Returns (through July 18, 2011)
Russell Frontier Index



Russell Developed Index



Russell Emerging Markets Index





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: