The international guide to securities market indices
Descriptive profiles and historical performance data on 400 (plus 200 abbreviated) of the leading global, regional and local securities market indices and sub indices covering 10 asset classes. History of indexes, how they are constructed, how they can be used, glossary. Profiles of indexes by financial form (stock, bond, commodities, etc.) subdivided by global region. Each entry has a 2-page index performance (1985-1995), synopsis, background, computation methodology, and list of related indices.