Nasdaq Global Indexes encompass a variety of global sector, benchmark, and tradable indexes for the investing community and licensing opportunities for product sponsors.
The comprehensive Nasdaq Global Index Family covers international securities segmented by geography, sector, and size. Nasdaq’s transparent and rules-based selection method results in a complete representation of the global investable equity marketplace. The indexes cover 45 individual countries within Developed and Emerging Markets, and facilitate a multitude of tracking, trading, and investing opportunities.
The Nasdaq Global Index (NQGI) benchmark provides the broadest exposure for more than 98% of investable large-, mid-, and small-cap securities. The family is further broken down across segments, regions, countries, sectors, and capitalization size. Our free float-adjusted, market cap-weighted methodology utilizes ICB classifications—resulting in indexes calculated as Price Return, Total Return, and Net Total Return in up to seven currencies. The NASDAQ Transportation Index contains securities of NASDAQ-listed companies classified according to the Industry Classification Benchmark as Industrial Transportation and Airlines. They include delivery services, marine transportation, railroads, transportation services, trucking, and airlines.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts the Nasdaq North America Air Transportation Index and approximately 40 companies.