Indices Financial Instruments
The most popular stock indices are listed below, these are the most readily available indices that traders can trade online using a stock indices broker. Just like currencies, these indices are also offered as leveraged financial instruments for traders to trade.
- Australia ASX200
- EU EURO STOXX
- France CAC40
- Germany DAX30
- Hong Kong HangSeng50
- Italy FTSEMIB40
- Japan Nikkei225
- Netherlands AEX25
- Spain IBEX35
- Switzerland SMI20
- UK FTSE100
- USA S&5 500
- USA NASDAQ 100
- USA DowJones30
Dow Jones Industrial Average or the Dow 30 - DowJones30 Index
The Dow Jones Industrial Average or the Dow 30 is a stock market indices that tracks 30 of the largest stocks in the USA.
The EUROSTOXX 50 Index
The EUROSTOXX 50 Index represents the trend movement of the top 50 Blue Chip Stocks in Euro Zone.
The SMI20 Index or Swiss Market Index 20 is a stock market indices that tracks the top 20 companies in Six Swiss Exchange in Switzerland.
S & P 500 Index – Standard and Poor's 500 Index
The Standard and Poor's 500 Index is a stock indices that tracks the capitalization of 500 stocks that represent major industries in the American economy.
The Nikkei225 Index is a stock market indices for the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Japan.
NASDAQ 100 Index
The NASDAQ 100 is an index that includes 100 of the largest companies listed in the NASDAQ stock exchange market that are not in the financial sector.
The IBEX35 is an Index that tracks the top 35 stocks in the Bolsa de Madrid - Spanish Stock Market Exchange.
The HangSeng50 Index tracks the market capitalization of the top 50 companies that are listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Market.
Germany DAX30 Index
The DAX30 represents Germany's Market Index of the top Blue Chip Stocks.
The FTSE MIB index tracks the top 40 most traded stocks in Borsa Italiana – The Italian Stock Exchange Market.
FTSE - Financial Times Stock Exchange, the FTSE100 index represents the Stock index of the top 100 largest companies in the UK that are listed in the London Stock Exchange Market.
The ASX200 stock indices tracks the top companies in the Australian Stock Exchange market.
The AEX Index is a stock market indices used to track the performance of the top 25 stocks on the NYSE Euronext Amsterdam Bourse in Netherlands.
The CAC40 Index is a France Stock Market Index that tracks the performance of the top 40 largest stocks in the Euronext Paris Bourse.
For More Information about each of the above stock indices:
- EUROSTOXX 50 Index
- DAX30 Index
- Dow Jones Industrial Average 30 Index
- FTSE100 Index
- Nikkei225 Index
- S&P ASX200 Index
- FTSEMIB40 Index
- S and P 500 Index
- NASDAQ 100 Index
- CAC40 Index
- SMI20 Index
- AEX25 INDEX
- HangSeng50 Index
- IBEX35 Index
The most popular Indices provided by brokers which can be traded online by traders.