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a means by which individuals are compared and judged

Synonyms for benchmark

a standard by which something can be measured or judged

a surveyor's mark on a permanent object of predetermined position and elevation used as a reference point

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seek to gain the relevant benchmark index exposure by directly holding
Almost All Index Funds Underperform Their Benchmark Index
This is the highest closing level of the benchmark index so far.
Egypt's benchmark index ended modestly higher with sentiment helped by news that Arabiyya Lel Estithmaraat bought an 85 percent stake in the Omar Effendi department store chain.
Under the amended investment restriction, the Fund will be required to invest between 25 percent and 35 percent of its total assets in the securities of issuers in one or more industries if, at the time of investment, each such industry represents 25 percent or more of the Fund's benchmark index (the "Benchmark Index").
Summary: Saudi Arabian shares advanced for a second day, led by Saudi Basic Industries Corporation, after the US's benchmark index climbed to a near-record high this week.
CAIRO: Orascom Telecom fell after reports its Algerian unit would be blocked from importing new mobile phone equipment, weighing on Egypt's benchmark index, traders said.
Produced by the data analytics firm Sales Benchmark Index (SBI), the World Class 100 bases its findings on the trailing 24-months of more than 11,000 public companies, cutting across industry segment and organization size.
Tracking error estimates the standard deviation of the differences between a mutual fund's returns versus those of a comparable benchmark index.
Summary: DUBAI -- Dubai's benchmark index on Tuesday climbed 0.
AMEX:SBI) today announced that the Fund's Board of Directors has approved a change in the benchmark index for the Fund to the Lehman Brothers Municipal 1 - 15 Year Bond Index effective with the close of business on August 31, 2007.
Summary: MUMBAI - Indian stocks fell, paring a third monthly gain for the benchmark index, amid concerns the recent rally to a two-year high has made valuations expensive.
NYSE: ZIF) announced a change to the benchmark index of the Funds to the Lehman Brothers High Yield Issuer 2% Cap Index.
Summary: MUMBAI - Indian stocks advanced, with the benchmark index completing its first weekly gain in three, led by shares of energy companies and metal producers.
ca), an independent oil and gas exploration company, announced today that the Company's common stock has been accepted for listing and has begun public trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FSE) and with the DAX Share Index, its benchmark index of securities.