Russell/Mellon Trust Universe Adds Two Asset Classes

May 27, 2003 ( - The Russell/Mellon Trust Universes have expanded to include global equity and non-US fixed income asset classes.

With the addition, the Universes now include eight asset classes and 86 trust universes representing $824.6 billion.   These new asset classes are available in the Master, Corporate, Public, Endowment, and Foundation plan types, according to a news release.

Trust universe data is available monthly or quarterly via electronic access or in hardcopy format, and the new trust universes are available now with first quarter 2003 data.   More information is available at .