List of World Stock Market Indices

Stock Market Indices

  • USA
  • Africa
  • Asia and Pacific
  • Canada
  • Europe
  • Middle East
  • South AmericaInternationalBBC Global 30 – world stock market index of 30 of the largest companies by stock market value in Europe, Asia and the Americas.iShares MSCI EAFE Index (EFA) – provides investment results generally equivalent to publicly traded securities in the European, Australasian and Far Eastern markets. Maintained by Morgan Stanley Capital International.MSCI World – free-float weighted equity index. Index includes stocks of all the developed markets. Common benchmark for world stock funds.S&P Global 1200 – global stocks index covering 31 countries and around 70 percent of global market capitalization.United StatesAMEX Composite – composite value of all of the stocks traded on the American Stock Exchange.Dow Jones Indexes – leading global index provider.Dow Jones Industrial Average – one of the most widely quoted of all the market indicators. Consists of 30 of the largest publicly traded firms in the U.S.Dow Jones Wilshire 5000 – designed to track the performance of all publicly traded companies based in the U.S.NASDAQ Composite – broad market index of all of the common stocks and similar securities traded on the NASDAQ stock market.NYSE Composite – covers all common stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange.Russell Indexes – leading U.S. equity index family for institutional investors.Russell 3000 Index – measures the performance of the largest 3000 U.S. companies representing approximately 98% of the investable U.S. equity market.S&P 500 – stock market index containing the stocks of 500 Large-Cap corporations. Comprises over 70% of the total market cap of all stocks traded in the U.S. Owned by Standard & Poor’s.AfricaEgyptCase 30 – index of the Cairo & Alexandria Stock Exchange; includes the top 30 companies in terms of liquidity and activity.MoroccoMASI Index – stock index of the Casablanca Stock Exchange.South AfricaJohannesburg All Share IndexAsia and PacificS&P ASIA 50AustraliaAll Ordinaries – index of shares listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX).S&P/ASX 200ChinaSSE Composite – index of all listed stocks (A shares and B shares) at Shanghai Stock Exchange.Hong KongHang Seng Indexes – record daily changes of the largest companies of the Hong Kong stock market (represent about 67% of capitalization of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange).IndiaBSE SENSEX 30 – includes the 30 largest and most actively traded stocks on the Bombay Stock Exchange.S&P CNX Nifty – index for 50 large companies on the National Stock Exchange of India.IndonesiaJSX Composite – index of all stocks traded on the Jakarta Stock Exchange.JapanNikkei 225 – stock market index for the Tokyo Stock Exchange.MalaysiaFTSE Bursa Malaysia IndexNew ZealandNZX 50PakistanKSE 100 – index acting as a benchmark to compare prices on the Karachi Stock Exchange.PhilippinesPSEi Index – index acting as a benchmark to compare prices on the Karachi Stock Exchange.SingaporeST IndexSouth KoreaKOSPI – index of all common shares on the Korean Stock Exchanges.TaiwanTSEC – capitalization-weighted index of all listed common shares traded on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.CanadaS&P/TSX Composite – index of the stock prices of the largest companies on Toronto Stock Exchange.EuropeDow Jones Euro Stoxx 50 – free-float market capitalization-weighted index of 50 Eurozone stocks. Provides a blue-chip representation of Supersector leaders in the Eurozone.FTSEurofirst Index Series – provides pan-European indices. Joint product of FTSE Group, the leading global index provider, and Euronext, an integrated cross border European exchange.FTSEurofirst 300 Index – free-float capitalization-weighted price index. Measures the performance of Europe’s largest 300 companies by market capitalization. Covers 70% of Europe’s market cap.OMX Baltic Index – covers stock exchanges in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.OMX Nordic 40 – market value-weighted index of the 40 most-traded stock classes of shares in Copenhagen, Helsinki, Reykjavik and Stockholm.S&P Europe 350 – free float market cap weighted index. Covers at least 70% of European equity market capitalization.BelgiumBEL20Czech RepublicPX IndexDenmarkOMX Copenhagen 20FinlandOMX Helsinki 25FranceCAC 40 – contains 40 stocks selected among the top 100 market capitalisation and the most active stocks listed on Euronext Paris.GermanyDAX – measures the performance of the Prime Standard’s 30 largest German companies in terms of order book volume and market capitalization.IrelandISEQ 20 – represents the 20 most liquid and largest capped equities quoted on the Irish Stock Exchange.ItalyS&P/MIB Index – capitalization weighted index developed by S&P and Borsa Italiana.NetherlandsAEX Index – index of Euronext Amsterdam, consists of the 25 most active securities in the Netherlands.PolandWarsaw Stock Exchange WIG IndexPortugalPSI-20RussiaMICEX Index – capital-weighted price index of the 30 major and most liquid Russian stocks traded at the Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange.RTS Index – index of 50 Russian stocks traded on the RTS Stock Exchange.SpainIBEX 35SwedenOMX Stockholm 30 IndexSwitzerlandSwiss Market Index (SMI) – includes the twenty largest and most liquid SPI stocks; represents about 85% of the free- float market capitalization of the Swiss equity market.United KingdomFTSE 100 Index (Financial Times Stock Exchange Index) – capitalization-weighted index of the 100 most highly capitalized companies traded on the London Stock Exchange.Middle EastIsraelTA-25 – index tracks the prices of the shares of the 25 companies with the highest market capitalization on the Tel-Aviv exchange.JordanASE Market Capitalization Weighted IndexOmanMSM 30South AmericaiShares S&P Latin America 40 Index (ILF)ArgentinaMERVAL – index of the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange.BrazilBovespa Index – index of about 50 stocks that are traded on the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange.MexicoIndice de Precios y Cotizaciones (IPC) – index of 35 stocks traded on the Bolsa Mexicana de Valores.