The Indxx Thematic Industry Classification System (ITICS) offers a highly accurate and detailed categorization of the global equity market by classifying companies based on their operating segments and revenue streams.
With over 15 years of expertise in the indexing industry, Indxx has devised a methodology that is unrivaled in its precision for classifying companies within the global equity universe. The Indxx Thematic Industry Classification System (ITICS) is a state-of-the-art system that serves as a powerful tool for classifying companies, conducting industry analysis, and making data-driven investment decisions. It has been developed to provide the most accurate and granular classification of the companies, thus providing the user with a better and more in-depth view of the latest trends and opportunities.
Through a thorough examination of macroeconomic trends, industry-specific developments, and revenue-generating sources, ITICS has identified the most promising sub-categories and categories for classification within the global equity universe.
In-Depth Due Diligence: ITICS employs a robust methodology to classify companies within the global equity coverage universe, utilizing the most pertinent sources of information, such as annual and quarterly reports, press releases, analyst reports, coupled with extensive institutional knowledge in thematic investing. This ensures a precise and accurate assessment, resulting in an unparalleled classification system.
Company-related ITICS data is reviewed in a continuous and recurring manner to incorporate any new information that may be released. Additionally, the levels defined by the ITICS framework are reviewed annually, with any new levels identified being promptly added to the database. This methodical approach ensures that the database remains current and reflective of current market trends.
A dedicated team of research experts employs rigorous data verification procedures to achieve the highest level of precision in ITICS's thematic research. The data then undergoes multiple quality assurance checks to ensure its reliability, making ITICS a trustworthy source of information.
*Level 1 represents broad thematic categories.Level 2 represents more specific sub-categories within those thematic categories.
ITICS provides valuable insights into a company’s business and operations that can be leveraged by a variety of industry participants. Potential use cases include: