MSCI World Index Index components | values (CH0001693230)
The MSCI World is a global share index that tracks the price development of around 1,600 shares from 23 industrialized countries. In each of these countries, the index with the largest public companies covers approximately 85% of the free float market capitalization. The individual companies are weighted according to their respective free float market capitalization. The MSCI World is published by the US financial services provider MSCI and is one of the most important stock indices worldwide.
The index is calculated by MSCI once a minute in three variants: as a price index, as a performance index without taking into account withholding taxes and as a performance index taking into account withholding taxes. The price index is usually published. The shares whose home stock exchanges are open are included with their continuously updated values, the remaining shares are included with their respective closing price from the previous day.