The VL Capital Small Cap U.S. Equity Strategy actively invests in the common stock of small capitalization companies headquartered in the United States, which is defined as those having a market capitalization of $300 million to $2 billion. The Strategy makes security selections using a proprietary, rules-based model that draws on both financial and statistical theory. The Small Cap U.S. Equity Strategy is rebalanced on a discretionary basis.
- Concentrated exposure to small capitalization U.S. equities
- Potential for high growth compared to larger companies
- Consistent methodology with a repeatable security selection process
||iShares Russell 2000 ETF|
|Inception Date||October 1, 2019|
|Account Structure||Separately Managed|
1. The iShares Russell 2000 ETF seeks to track the investment results of the Russell 2000® Index (the “Index”), which measures the performance of the small capitalization sector of the U.S. equity market, as defined by FTSE Russell (“Russell”). The Index is a subset of the Russell 3000 Index, which measures the performance of the broad U.S. equity market, as defined by Russell. As of March 31, 2019, the Index included issuers representing approximately 7% of the total market capitalization of all publicly-traded U.S. equity securities. The Index is a float-adjusted capitalization-weighted index of equity securities issued by the approximately 2,000 smallest issuers in the Russell 3000 Index. As of March 31, 2019, the Index represented approximately 7% of the total market capitalization of the Russell 3000 Index. As of March 31, 2019, a significant portion of the Index is represented by securities of companies in the consumer discretionary, financials and healthcare industries or sectors. The components of the Index are likely to change over time.