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Powered by WilshireSM is an offering that allows investment and fund managers to marry their own proprietary index methodology with Wilshire’s well-respected brand, time-tested index calculation engine and state-of-the-art distribution platform. The new offering provides an independent, 3rd party, implemented solution that delivers historical index data to support marketing efforts as well as ongoing calculations.

  • ABR Crisis Alpha IndexSM:The ABR Crisis Alpha Index, designed by ABR Dynamic Funds, LLC, measures a strategy whose purpose is to capitalize on sustained periods of market crisis.
  • ABR Dynamic Blend Equity and Volatility IndexSM: The ABR Dynamic Blend Equity and Volatility Index is designed by ABR Dynamic Funds, LLC to capitalize on U.S. equity market volatility.
  • ABR Dynamic Blend Treasury and Equity IndexSM: The ABR Dynamic Blend Treasury and Equity Index is designed by ABR Dynamic Funds, LLC to outperform U.S. Treasuries with remaining maturities greater than 20 years, as measured by the Barclays U.S. Treasury 20+ Year Total Return Index.
  • ABR Enhanced Short Volatility IndexSM: The ABR Enhanced Short Volatility Index, designed by ABR Dynamic Funds, LLC, seeks significant long-term returns. The ABR Enhanced Short Volatility Index uses dynamic inverse exposure to VIX Index futures to capitalize on the long-term downward trend of volatility assets while mitigating their appreciation in a crisis.
  • ABR Multi-Asset Portfolio (ABR MAP) IndexSM: The ABR MAP Index, designed by ABR Dynamic Funds, LLC, seeks long-term capital appreciation.
  • BrandTransact 50® index The BrandTransact 50 index has a proprietary method of analyzing unrealized value to identify companies whose share value has not been fully recognized by the U.S. markets. The index is rules-based and equally weights the top 50 companies exhibiting a discount of brand and intangible asset value to market cap.
  • BRI Long/Short Equity IndexSM: The BRI Long/Short Equity Index, designed by BRI Partners, LLC, provides investors with a benchmark to quantify the beta performance of long/short equity hedge fund strategies.
  • Nuveen Wilshire Pension Investment Family: The Nuveen Wilshire Pension Investment Indexes leverage the Wilshire Bond Index to create a family of pension indexes that are designed to effectively match traditional defined benefit pension liabilities.
  • OWL ESG-Weighted U.S. Large Cap IndexSM: The OWL ESG-Weighted U.S. Large Cap Index is designed to provide a large market capitalization benchmark for environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing. The OWL ESG-Weighted U.S. Large Cap Index uses a methodology designed by OWLshares™ for a representative basket of approximately 500 large-cap stocks that are weighted by OWL ESG™ scores.
  • Pacer Wilshire US Large Cap Trendpilot IndexSM: The Pacer Wilshire US Large Cap Trendpilot Index, based on methodology designed by Pacer Financial, Inc., utilizes a systematic trend-following strategy that provides exposure to either the Wilshire US Large-Cap Total Return Index, the Cash Rate, or 50 percent of each, depending on the relative performance of the Wilshire US Large-Cap Total Return Index on a simple historical moving average basis.
  • Pacer Wilshire US Mid Cap Trendpilot IndexSM: The Pacer Wilshire US Mid Cap Trendpilot Index, based on methodology designed by Pacer Financial, Inc., utilizes a systematic trend-following strategy that provides exposure to either the Wilshire US Mid-Cap Total Return Index, the Cash Rate, or 50 percent of each, depending on the relative performance of the Wilshire US Mid-Cap Total Return Index on a simple historical moving average basis.


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