3i Group joins FTSE100

10 Jun 2009

The FTSE Group (“FTSE”) confirms today that global private equity firm 3i Group will be joining the FTSE 100.

The changes to the indices take place following FTSE’s UK Index Series quarterly review, which is carried out by the independent FTSE Europe, Middle East and Africa Regional Committee. The regular index reviews ensure the indices remain an accurate reflection of the market they represent which is essential, as they form the basis of many pension fund’s and investment portfolios.

All changes from this review take effect from the start of trading on Monday 22nd June 2009