- FTSE Group
company_name = FTSE International Ltd.
company_type = Private (50/50 joint venture of
Financial Timesand London Stock Exchange)
company_slogan = The Index Company
London, England, UK
key_people = Mark Makepeace, CEO
Paul Grimes, COO
revenue = £42 million GBP (
2007)harvnb|London Stock Exchange|2007|p=15]
net_income = £3.8 million GBP (
products = Financial indices
homepage = [http://www.ftse.com/ www.ftse.com]
FTSE Group (pronEng|ˈfʊtsi, as if written "footsie") is a British provider of stock market indices and associated data services, operating out of premises in
FTSE operates the well known
FTSE 100 Indexand FTSE 250 Indexas well as over 100,000 other indices, including 600 real-time indices. There are currently seven main groups of indices: Global Equity, Regional and Partner, Fixed Income, Real Estate, Alternative Investment, Responsible Investment, and Investment Strategy. Fees from the use of index information and associated services generate the revenues necessary to continue operations. FTSE has offices in London, New York, Paris, Frankfurt, Madrid, San Francisco, Beijing, Sydney, Tokyo, and Hong Kong.
The FTSE was created in 1962 as the FTSE All Share-Index. The letters F-T-S-E are no longer an
acronymalthough they represent that FTSE is a joint venture between the " Financial Times" (F-T) and London Stock Exchange(S-E). In 1982 the FTSE 100 was introduced, representing about 80 percent of the London Stock Exchange's value. In 1995 FTSE Group was made an independent company. The first of several overseas offices was opened in New York Cityin 1999, Parisin early 2000, and Hong Kong, Frankfurt, and San Franciscoin 2001. Madridwas opened 2002, and Tokyoin 2003.
FTSE 350 Index
FTSE All-Share Index
FTSE SmallCap Index
FTSE AIM UK 50 Index
FTSE AIM 100 Index
FTSE AIM All-Share Index
last = London Stock Exchange
title = Interim Report: Six months ended 30 September 2007
year = 2007
url = http://www.londonstockexchange-ir.com/lse/finperformance/reports/results/ir07/ir07.pdf
* [http://www.ftse.com/ FTSE Group website]
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