The Barclays Universal Government Inflation-Linked Bond Index combines the World, Euro and EM government indices to measure the performance of the major developed and emerging government inflation-linked bond
markets. The index includes inflation-linked government bonds from 19 countries; in order of size, the US, UK, France, Brazil, Italy, Japan, Canada, Sweden, Germany, Argentina, Mexico, Greece, South Africa, Australia, Turkey, Colombia, Chile, Poland and South Korea. The index is market capitalization weighted and rebalances monthly. It is not possible to invest directly in an unmanaged index.