BSE launched new equity index BELEX15

Monday, 10 October 2005

BSE launched its second equity index BELEX15. It is an real-time Index with the basis date on 01/10/2005 and the basis value of 1.000,00 index points. The index is weighted by free float market capitalization of a selection of the most liquid common shares and is not adjusted for dividends payments. Shares are introduced in the index basket after they meet criteria for size and liquidity. Weight of each particular market cap is limited at a maximum 20%. For a more detailed description of the index and methodology please visit