BlueStar Indexes is a unit of BlueStar Global Investors LLC, a research-focused financial firm that specializes in the Israeli capital markets. BlueStar’s mission is to develop investment strategies that provide global institutional and retail investors efficient access to the full range of Israeli asset classes.
The flagship product of BlueStar Indexes is the BlueStar Israel Global Index ("BIGI"), a benchmark designed for broad, deep and complete coverage of Israeli companies, regardless of where they are listed, thereby providing balanced sector exposure to Israel’s dynamic economy. The index is designed to serve as an asset allocation tool, a performance benchmark, and the basis for investment product, such as the NYSE-listed ISRA Israel ETF.
BlueStar's second index, the BlueStar Israel Global Technology Index ("BIGITech") covers Israel's dynamic tech sector, encompassing InfoTech, BioTech, AgriTech, DefenseTech and CleanTech.
Shmuel Ben-Tovim is a member of BlueStar Indexes Business Advisory Board (New York).