The change to multiple share classes will require revisions to various index methodological guidelines and rules covering liquidity, IWF's, calculation of total and float adjusted market cap and other factors. Therefore, changes to share counts and share classes of stocks currently in the indices will not be done until September 2015, approximately 18 months from now.The S&P Dow Jones US Index Committee acknowledges the comments received from index fund managers and investors.
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes In Treatment Of Multiple Share Classes In U.S. Indices And Revises Previously Announced Treatment Of Google Stock Split
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