The FTSE 100 Cumulative Dividend Points Index represents the cumulative value of ordinary declared cash dividends announced and paid by the individual constituents of the underlying FTSE 100 Index, calculated in terms of index points. No adjustment for withholding taxes are made. The index is set with a Base Date of December 18, 2020 and Base Value of 0.
The index is primarily used as an input into the calculation of FTSE 100 Total Return Futures that are listed on EUREX.
The indexes within the FTSE UK Index Series — the FTSE All-Share®, FTSE 100, FTSE 250 and other indexes — have served as a measure of the UK’s stock market and as a gauge of the health of the country’s economy for decades.
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.