MSCI - MSCI Inc.

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MSCI Inc.

7 World Trade Center
49th Floor 250 Greenwich Street
New York, NY 10007
United States
212-804-3900
http://www.msci.com

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryFinancial Data & Stock Exchanges
Full Time Employees3,459

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Henry A. FernandezChairman & CEO2.76M10.97M1958
Mr. C. D. Baer PettitPres & COO2.37MN/A1965
Ms. Linda S. HuberChief Financial Officer1.41MN/A1959
Mr. Scott A. CrumMD & Chief HR Officer1.45MN/A1957
Mr. Andrew C. WiechmannChief Strategy Officer1.1MN/A1980
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

MSCI Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides investment decision support tools for the clients to manage their investment processes worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Index, Analytics, ESG, and Real Estate. The Index segment primarily provides equity indexes for use in various areas of the investment process, including index-linked product creation and performance benchmarking, as well as portfolio construction and rebalancing, broker-dealer structured products, and asset allocation. The Analytics segment offers risk management, performance attribution and portfolio management content, applications, and services that provide clients with an integrated view of risk and return, and an analysis of market, credit, liquidity, and counterparty risk across various asset classes, spanning short, medium, and long-term time horizons; and various managed services for clients such as consolidation of client portfolio data from various sources, review and reconciliation of input data and results, and customized reporting consultants and investors in hedge funds. The ESG segment provides products and services that help institutional investors understand how environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors impact the long-term risk of their investments; and data and ratings products for use in the construction of equity and fixed income indexes to help institutional investors benchmark ESG investment performance and issue index-based investment products, as well as manage, measure, and report on ESG mandates. The Real Estate segment offers real estate performance analysis for funds, investors, and managers. This segment provides products and services that include research, reporting, market data, and benchmarking; and business intelligence to real estate owners, managers, developers, and brokers. The company serves asset owners and managers, banks, and wealth managers. MSCI Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

MSCI Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 7, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.