FTSE MTS Indexes are a set of benchmarks for European sovereign bond market. The indexes are calculated and distributed by FTSE TMX, or its agent, using pricing data from the MTS platform. All quotes made on the consolidated inter-dealer platform are live and tradable to member dealers. Additionally, market data from the order book is widely distributed via data vendors.
The FTSE MTS Italy Bond Indexes are designed to be a measure of the Italian Government Bond market. They are transparent indexes, and are designed to be replicable with individual security holdings and prices disclosed electronically each day.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts approximately 110 bonds and 30 indices, including FTSE MTS Italy Indices and FTSE MTS EX-Bank of Italy Indices.