Introduction to the Russell 2000
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Introduction to the Russell 2000

Famed for its focus on small-cap stocks, the Russell 2000 is different from most major US stock indexes. In this article, we discuss these differences and how each can be applied to your trading. Read more.

What is the Russell 2000 Index?

Intro Russell
Russell 2000 weightings by industry, as of September 2021

Why is the Russell 2000 unique?

How can the Russell 2000 be used to measure the performance of the US economy?

How does the Russell 2000 compare to other major US stock indexes?

How can you trade the Russell 2000?

What are the benefits of CFD trading?

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Frequently asked questions

What are the unique characteristics of the Russell 2000?