FTSE Glossary

  • A-shares (China)
  • Actual Free Float
  • B Shares (China)
  • Banded Free Float
  • Benchmark
  • Benchmark Indices
  • Bonds
  • Book-to-Price
  • Capping Weight
  • Capital Index
  • Constituent Weight
  • Corporate Actions
  • DDS - Data Delivery System
  • Developed Countries
  • Dividend
  • Dividend Yield
  • Divisor
  • Earnings Per Share
  • Emerging Markets
  • Equity
  • Exchange Traded Funds (ETF)
  • Frontier Markets
  • Full Market Capitalisation
  • Funds of Funds
  • H Shares (China)
  • Hedge Fund
  • Index Base Date
  • Index Point
  • Index Turnover
  • Investible Market Capitalisation
  • Liquidity
  • Market Capitalisation Weighted Indices
  • Net Asset Value
  • Net Present Value
  • Nominal Value
  • Non-trading Days
  • Preferred Stock
  • Price-to-Earnings / Price-Earnings Ratio
  • Price / Sales Ratio (PSR)
  • Rebasing
  • Red Chip Shares (China)
  • Return on Equity (ROE)
  • Total Expense Ratio (TER)
  • Total Return Index
  • Tracking Error
  • Tradable Index
  • Value Company
  • Velocity
  • Volatility