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7 World Trade Center
49th Floor 250 Greenwich Street
New York, NY 10007
United States

IndustryProcessing Systems & Products
Full-time employees3,038

Key executives

Mr. Henry A. FernandezChairman & CEO2.43MN/A59
Mr. C. D. Baer PettitPres1.5M4.11M52
Ms. Kathleen A. WintersChief Financial Officer1.66MN/A49
Mr. Laurent SeyerChief Client Officer & COO1.35MN/A53
Ms. Diana H. TiddHead of Index1.18MN/A47
Amounts are as of 31 December 2016, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


MSCI Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides products and services to support the needs of institutional investors throughout 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, and asset allocation. The Analytics segment offers products and services that help institutional investors understand and control for market, credit, liquidity and counterparty risk across various major asset classes, spanning short, and medium and long-term time horizons; and products and services that assist institutional investors with portfolio construction, risk management, performance attribution and regulatory reporting, as well as uses analytical content to create products and services, which offer institutional investors an integrated view of risk and return. 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; 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, managers, and lenders. This segment provides products and offer services that include research, reporting, and benchmarking; and business intelligence to real estate owners, managers, developers, and brokers. MSCI Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate governance

MSCI Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 February 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder rights: 3; Compensation: 8.

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 10 indicates higher governance risk.