Arab Monetary Fund
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Zugriff am: 06 März, 2019
The Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) calculates a composite index measuring the performance of Arab Capital Markets combined. The (AMF) also calculates an index for each Capital Market. These indices are Market capitalization weighted, using a chained Paasche Method, prices are calculated in U.S dollar terms, using end of period data.
Changes of the value of the components are adjusted to accommodate changes in market capitalization resulted from the addition or deletion of shares in the samples of the indices.
The (AMF) daily composite index, includes as of now , the indices of the 14 markets, which are the markets of Abu-Dhabi, Bahrain, Dubai, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, and Tunisia.
The shares included in the samples of the indices are treated in the composite index as if they are shares of one single market. The composite index is calculated in U.S dollar terms, not in domestic currencies.