The LYXOR RUSSELL 2000 UCITS ETF is a UCITS compliant exchange traded fund that aims to track the benchmark index Russell 2000 Net 30% Total Return.
The Russell 2000 Index measures the performance of the small-cap segment of U.S. equities. The Russell 2000 is a subset of the Russell 3000 Index representing approximately 10% of the total market capitalization of the index. It includes approximately 2000 of the smallest securities based on a combination of their market cap and current index membership. The Russell 2000 Index is created to provide a comprehensive and unbiased small-cap barometer and is reviewed annually to ensure larger stocks do not distort the performance and characteristics of the true small-cap opportunity set.