Sophiris Bio Added to Russell Microcap Index
The Russell Microcap® Index represents 2,000 small cap and micro-cap stocks that captures the smallest 1,000 companies in the Russell 2000®, in addition to 1,000 smaller
Russell indices are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors for index funds and as benchmarks for both passive and active investment strategies. Russell Investments determines membership for each index based on objective market capitalization rankings and style attributes.
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