The FTSE/ATHEX Index Series is a joint venture between FTSE Russell and the Athens Stock Exchange (ATHEX), which has been in existence since 1999. The market capitalisation-weighted indexes provide market participants with a transparent way to measure the performance of the securities trading on ATHEX. Indexes within the series include:
FTSE/ATHEX Large Cap Index - comprises the top 25 companies ranked by market capitalisation.
FTSE/ATHEX Mid Cap Index - comprises medium-sized companies ranked by market capitalisation. This index measures the growth sector of the market.
FTSE/ATHEX Market Index - comprises the constituents of the FTSE/ATHEX Large Cap, Mid Cap and Small Cap indexes, tracking their cumulative performance.
FTSE/ATHEX International Index - comprises all Greek and non-Greek companies that trade on the ATHEX Common Trading Platform and which are eligible for the large cap segment of ATHEX.
FTSE/ATHEX Global Traders Plus Index Series - real-time indexes that measure the performance of ATHEX-listed companies which derive a signficant proportion of their income from activities outside of Greece.
FTSE/ATHEX Mid & Small Cap Factor Weight Index - represents the performance of the 20 stocks on the ATHEX Market with the largest composite value, growth and profitability score.
FTSE/ATHEX High Dividend Yield Index - designed to represent the performance of the top 25 companies within the Athens market with the highest cash distribution yield.
Index rules should be read in conjunction with supportingFTSE Russell noticesThese notices advise of advance changes in index methodology, which may not be reflected in index rules until the change effective date. The notices may also communicate revisions in index treatment in the period up to a rule change.