Global Sector Leaders Index



Index Performance




The financial, technology, insurance, and manufacturing sectors are pivotal to the global economy, each driven by unique factors. Financial institutions are largely influenced by interest rate trends, regulatory environments, and economic health, with top-tier banks benefiting from economies of scale and sophisticated investment operations. Technology firms thrive on innovation, digital transformation, and consumer demand for connectivity and automation, with leading companies often at the forefront of cutting-edge research and development. Insurance firms' drivers include underwriting discipline, claim management expertise, and investment returns, with top insurers having expansive, diversified portfolios and strong risk management practices. Manufacturing firms are propelled by industrial activity, supply chain efficiency, and global demand for their goods, with the leading manufacturers leveraging advanced production techniques and economies of scale to maximize profitability. For investors interested in these themes, potential investable subcategories within each sector could include [[Global Systemically Important Banks (G-SIBs)]] for financial institutions, focusing on banks that play a crucial role in the world economy. [[Cloud Computing and AI Technologies]] could be a prime subcategory within tech firms, considering the growing importance of data management and artificial intelligence. Investors could look to [[Property and Casualty Insurance]] within the insurance sector as it often covers a wide range of policies, making it a substantial part of the market. For the manufacturing sector, a subcategory like [[Industrial Automation and Robotics]] stands out, particularly as factories worldwide continuously embrace technology to improve efficiency and output. Each of these subcategories reflects a significant slice of their respective markets and can be further researched for a targeted investment approach. This index was generated with help from Thematic Analyst.

  • TickerFTIM
  • Inception Date12/08/2023
  • WeightingEqual
  • # of holdings34
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All holdings as of February 28, 2024
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NVIDIA Corp. (NVDA)4.34%$1.94T125.85%72.72%24.74
UniCredit SpA (UCG)3.54%$56.14B-65.80%N/AN/A
Mercury General Corp. (MCY)3.54%$2.66B27.08%N/A0.57
Progressive Corp. (PGR)3.44%$112.47B25.20%N/A1.63
PICC Property & Casualty Co., Ltd. (2328)3.35%$9.61B1.89%N/A0.44
W.R. Berkley Corp. (WRB)3.32%$21.69B8.74%N/A1.84
The Travelers Cos., Inc. (TRV)3.31%$50.50B12.15%N/A1.27
United Fire Group, Inc. (UFCS)3.30%$595.50M11.78%N/AN/A
BRP Group, Inc. (BRP)3.30%$1.76B18.08%19.97%2.63
The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (HIG)3.29%$28.43B9.68%N/A1.21
Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL)3.29%$33.03B40.60%N/A2.38
RLI Corp. (RLI)3.25%$6.77B32.91%N/A4.17
Chubb Ltd. (CB)3.16%$102.89B15.94%N/A2.33
International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)3.12%$169.87B2.20%54.15%3.19
Horace Mann Educators Corp. (HMN)3.12%$1.50B7.88%N/A1.27
Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (AIT)3.02%$7.38B1.59%28.20%1.56
Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)3.00%$3.03T17.58%68.36%12.47
American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG)2.99%$10.62B14.16%N/A1.52
Oracle Corp. (ORCL)2.96%$307.00B5.43%65.27%7.90
CNA Financial Corp. (CNA)2.93%$12.00B11.95%N/A1.11
ABB Ltd. (ABB)2.89%$85.19B8.70%34.89%2.69
ASGN Incorporated (ASGN)2.85%$4.55B-2.85%26.55%1.26
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)2.84%$128.00B61.60%N/A7.18
Selective Insurance Group, Inc. (SIGI)2.83%$6.29B17.29%N/A1.61
Verisk Analytics, Inc. (VRSK)2.82%$34.70B7.38%56.82%14.17
Globant SA (GLOB)2.54%$9.57B17.73%31.98%4.96
Robotechnik Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd. (300757)2.53%$1.12B110.92%25.05%6.82
UiPath, Inc. (PATH)2.49%$11.30B24.05%84.45%5.82
Innodata, Inc. (INOD)2.38%$216.76M9.84%36.06%2.63
Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL)2.21%$2.00M9.59%N/A0.73
Alibaba Health Information Technology Ltd. (241)2.12%$7.01B22.58%21.30%2.10
CSG Smart Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (300222)2.10%$697.97M-13.79%24.14%2.04
Guangdong Lyric Robot Automation Co., Ltd. (688499)1.98%$500.92M20.49%N/AN/A
Applied Digital Corp. (APLD)1.84%$535.78M242.00%30.76%5.77
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