Tadawul to begin second phase of MSCI inclusion this month
The second and final phase of inclusion of MSCI Saudi Arabia Index will be implemented based on closing prices of Aug. 27, 2019, the global index compiler said in its August 2019 Quarterly Index Review.
The inclusion will increase the weight of Saudi Arabian securities from 1.45 percent to 2.83 percent in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index.
On May 14, MSCI said it will add 30 Saudi securities — representing an aggregate weight of 1.42 percent — in the MSCI EM index as of the close on May 28.
Here’s a list of 30 Saudi companies listed in MSCI Tadawul 30 Index that are likely to be included in the Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Index: