Swiss Market Index


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Swiss Market Index

An index of 20 blue chip companies in Switzerland. It is considered a benchmark index for Swiss stocks. It consists of large cap companies and is weighted for market capitalization, meaning price changes for companies with higher market caps affect the price of the index more. It was established in 1988.
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clear stability in both the Swiss Market Index (SMI) and the Swiss Performance
The Kudelski Group is headquartered in Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland, and its stock is listed on the Swiss Market Index.
slight increase of the Swiss market index (SMI) by 0.
The Kudelski stock (SW "KUD") is listed on the Swiss Market Index as well as on the Morgan Stanley Capital International Index.
100, CAC 40, DAX, MIB 30, IBEX 35, Swiss Market Index, TPX,
remarkable increase in both the Swiss Market index (SMI), an up of 2.
Jacobs Holding AG and the holding company of Philippe Foriel-Destezet - will over the long term, reduce their holdings in Adecco in order to enhance the liquidity of the stock in the advent of its inclusion in the Swiss Market Index (SMI), planned for July 1, 1999.
9, 1998--Adecco SA (Nasdaq:ADECY), world's leading integrated staffing and career services firm, was recently named by the Swiss stock exchange as the 23rd stock to be included in the benchmark Swiss Market Index (SMI) starting on July 1, 1999.
Ciba Specialty Chemicals was listed on the Swiss Exchange on 13 March 1997 and is included in the Swiss Market Index (SMI).
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