First Trust Small Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund is an exchange-traded index fund or Index ETF that is a non-diversified, exchange-traded series of the First Trust Exchange-Traded AlphaDEX Fund, an open-end management investment company. The First Trust Small Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the Fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the Defined Small Cap Core Index (Symbol: DEFISCCI). INDEX DESCRIPTION: The Defined Small Cap Core Index is a modified equal-dollar weighted index designed by S&P to objectively identify and select stocks from the S&P SmallCap 600 Index that may generate positive alpha relative to traditional passive style indices through the use of the AlphaDEX screening methodology. Alpha is an indication of how much an investment outperforms or underperforms on a risk-adjusted basis relative to its benchmark. The S&P SmallCap 600 Index includes 600 stocks selected on size, financial viability, liquidity, adequate float size and other trading requirements covering 3%-4% of the U.S. equities market. The inception date of the Defined Small Cap Core Index was April 9, 2007. The initial divisor was created to set a benchmark value of 100.00 on January 8, 1996. The Defined Small Cap Core Index was created and trademarked by S&P. As of April 9, 2007, the S&P SmallCap 600 Index consisted of 600 stocks and the Defined Small Cap Core Index consisted of 449 stocks.
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