The Janus SG Market Consensus Defensive 8 Index (the “Index”) seeks to capture the “wisdom of the crowd” to potentially outperform market benchmarks.
The Index strategy features a performance engine designed by Janus HendersonTM based on analyst price targets and past dividends to select the stocks with the best growth potential among the largest US listed companies. A control mechanism developed by Societe Generale is then implemented with the intent of improving performance and stabilizing the Index.
The Janus SG Market Consensus Defensive 8 Index began publishing on August 6, 2018. Therefore, all data for the Indices for the period prior to August 6, 2018. represent Solactive application of the Index methodologies in order to reconstruct hypothetical historical data. Results during the period prior to August 6, 2018 may have been different had the Indices actually been in existence. The SG Market Consensus Defensive 8 Index is the exclusive property of Societe Generale. Societe Generale has signed a contract with Solactive AG wherein Solactive AG undertakes to calculate and maintain the Index(es). SG Market Consensus Defensive 8 Index is not sponsored, promoted, sold, or supported in any other manner by Solactive AG, nor does Solactive AG offer any express or implicit guarantee or assurance either with regard to the results of using the Indexes and/or trade marks of the SG Market Consensus Defensive 8 Index or the levels of the SG Market Consensus Defensive 8 Index at any time or in any other respect.