The full list of current constituents of the MSCI GIMI impacted by this methodology change is available on MSCI website, http://www.
MSCI would continue reviewing the free float of companies previously included on the SFC high shareholding concentration notices as stipulated in the MSCI GIMI and the MSCI Corporate Events methodologies.
Any constituents of the MSCI GIMI for which the SFC issues the high shareholding notice after the February 2016 QIR would be deleted as part of the subsequent index review.
Market participants were generally in favor of enhancing the coverage of the MSCI GIMI
by adding foreign listed companies to both the MSCI Global Indexes and the MSCI Country Indexes.
The conversion contract of the GIMI
marks the exercise of the first of two options, which were part of an earlier firm contract awarded by the UK-based Golar Gimi to Keppel Shipyard for the conversion of another Moss LNG carrier, the HILLI, into an FLNG vessel.
The conversion award of the GIMI marks the exercise of the first of two options, which were part of an earlier firm contract awarded by Golar to Keppel Shipyard for the conversion of another Moss LNG carrier, the HILLI, into an FLNGV.
The work scope for Keppel Shipyard in converting the GIMI is similar to that for the HILLI.