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The ATX Index


The Principle Business Center in the Austrian Economy

The most significant stock market index of the Wiener Börse and the prime business center in the Austrian economy is the Austrian Traded Index (ATX). Similar to most European indices which are defined as a price index ATX presently comprises of 20 stocks. Vienna’s Stocks Exchange is the main stock exchange in Southeastern and Eastern Europe, and ATX is the most strictly checked index there. Austrian Traded Index ATX Austrian Futures and Options Exchange have the owner ship of the ATX or the Austrian traded index. The 20 stocks use ATX index as a price index. At the establishment of the Austrian Futures and Options Exchange, the ATX index is used and was created to stand for the indices of an Austrian share market. All the descriptive and effective operations of the stock markets are represented through an ATX index. Therefore, the Austrian traded index can be said to be functioning as a collective market indicator. The most liquid part of an Austrian stock market that is the price dynamic constant is documented by ATX. 77% of entire market income and the entire capitalization of the market in Austria makes up the liquid part of an Austrian stock market is 52%. ATX has indexes as a family, which was created in 1995 and the members include - ATX 50, ATX-MidCap and ATX 50 Performance Indexes. This is one more service done by ATX; fundamental to the futures and options contracts.

According to the construction principle, an ATX stands for capitalization biased value ratios. In fact, the free float factor corrects the market capitalization. It is the weight as ensured, of a definite title in an ATX stands for the total amount presented for the public trading only, and all of this, is done by the free floating factor. Free floating capital, liquidity and market capitalization are the features on which the index sample assortment for ATX basically depends on.

Some of those companies who have the capitalization of different markets on the Vienna Stock Exchange own the entitled stocks in an ATX index. This is very important. The official market section of the constantly traded stocks should have a list of all the stocks present in ATX index. A significantly huge free-floated capital is needed if inclusion in the ATX index is intended. During the stock broking, ATX is continuously calculated and printed. The amount of the individual or separate share held by the enterprise is dependent upon capitalization of that market. At the Viennese stock exchange act on the behalf of Futures and options Austrian Traded Index also is used as a base value. In March and September dates usually change, when the composition of the ATX is scrutinized, whose most important criterion for cancellation and admission are “kapitalisierter” stocks exchange conversion and strewing possession. The top from the index three enterprises can be taken to index at the time of the half yearly adjustment. The highest daily crash by ATX was suffered in October 28 1997 during the financial crisis of Southeast Asia.



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ANDRITZ AG AT0000730007
CA IMMOBILIEN ANLAGEN AG AT0000641352
CONWERT IMMOBILIEN INVEST SE AT0000697750
ERSTE GROUP BANK AG AT0000652011
EVN AG AT0000741053
IMMOFINANZ AG AT0000809058
INTERCELL AG AT0000612601
OESTERR. POST AG AT0000APOST4
RAIFFEISEN BANK INTERNATIONAL AG AT0000606306
RHI AG AT0000676903
SCHOELLER-BLECKMANN AG AT0000946652
SEMPERIT AG HOLDING AT0000785555
STRABAG SE AT000000STR1
TELEKOM AUSTRIA AG AT0000720008
VERBUND AG KAT. A AT0000746409
VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP AG AT0000908504
VOESTALPINE AG AT0000937503
WIENERBERGER AG AT0000831706
ZUMTOBEL AG AT0000837307