SEADM | Syntax Stratified Europe and Asia Developed Markets Index

Index Description

The Syntax Stratified Europe and Asia Developed Markets Index™ is the stratified-weight version of the MSCI EAFE Index. It holds the same constituents as the MSCI EAFE Index but the weight of each company is based on Syntax’s patented methodology to control exposure to related business risks (RBRs).

Index Facts

Number of Constituents 829
Strategy Stratified-Weight
Rebalancing Frequency Quarterly
Currency USD
Exchange Symbol/Ticker SEADM
Index Inception Date December 31, 2015
Base Index Value 100
Total Return Index Value (as of 01/26/2022) 1555.71

Index Performance

Multi-Horizon Returns (% as of 12/31/2021)

YTD4Q211Y3Y5Y7Y10YSince 12/31/15
SEADM6.5-0.66.511.79.6--8.5
MSCI EAFE11.82.711.814.110.17.38.58.6
MSCI EAFE Eq. Weight7.3-0.37.311.78.97.48.78.1

Annual Index Performance (% as of 12/31/2021)

2021202020192018201720162015201420132012
SEADM6.58.320.9-10.526.43.5----
MSCI EAFE11.88.322.7-13.425.61.5-0.4-4.523.317.9
MSCI EAFE Eq. Weight7.37.520.8-13.827.84.13.1-2.623.116.9

Index Statistics (as of 12/31/2021)

Div. Yld.P / E RatioP / B Ratio
SEADM2.3818.01.71
MSCI EAFE2.3716.21.89
MSCI EAFE Eq. Weight1.7316.31.56

Top Holdings (as of 12/31/2021)

CompanyWeight (%)
ABN AMRO Bank NV Depositary receipts0.80
Carrefour SA0.80
Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Ltd0.80
Seven & I Holdings Co. Ltd.0.75
AEON Co. Ltd.0.73
Lawson Inc.0.70
APA Group0.53
Enagas SA0.53
Snam S.p.A.0.53
TotalEnergies SE0.53

Sector Allocation (as of 12/31/2021)

  • Energy
  • Food
  • Consumer
  • Info. Tools
  • Information
  • Industrials
  • Healthcare
  • Financials