The FTSE European Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies resident and incorporated in Europe. The indices can be used for benchmarking purposes and as tools in the creation of index tracking funds, exchange traded funds (ETFs) and derivatives. All indices are calculated and published in Euros. The series comprises the following real-time indices:
The FTSE Eurotop 100 Index represents the performance of the 100 most highly capitalised blue chip companies in Europe.
The FTSE EuroMid is a benchmark index designed to represent the performance of mid cap pan-European companies. It encompasses the following sub-indices:
The FTSE Euro 100 Index represents the performance of the 100 most highly capitalised blue chip companies based in the European countries that form part of the European Monetary Union (EMU).
Note: The FTSE Eurotop 300 has been renamed the FTSEurofirst 300 and now forms part of the FTSEurofirst Index Series. See here for more information.
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.