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The Dow Jones Global Titans Indices were created to reflect the globalization of international blue chip securities in the wake of mergers and the creation of mega-corporations. They are large-cap companies with at least some of their operations outside of their domestic markets. The Dow Jones Global Titans 50 Index is a float-adjusted index of 50 of the largest-capitalization and best known blue chip companies trading on the New York Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange, Nasdaq, Euronext, American Stock Exchange and Tokyo Stock Exchange. Eurex trades futures and options on the Euro-dominated index. Dow Jones Sector Titans include a composite index and sectors such as financial services, chemicals, industrial goods and services, energy, consumer goods, and noncyclical goods and services. The Dow Jones Country Titans are blue chip indices that represent the biggest and most liquid stocks traded in individual countries. Each index is constructed by selecting stocks from the corresponding benchmark indices of the Dow Jones Global Indices family. A blue chip stock is the stock of a well-established company having stable earnings and no extensive liabilities. ... Securities are tradeable interests representing financial value. ... New York Stock Exchange (June 2003) The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) , also nicknamed the Big Board, is the largest stock exchange in the world in dollar volume and second largest by number of companies listed. ... The Source by Greyworld, in the new LSE building Paternoster Square. ... NASDAQ (originally an acronym for National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations ) is a U.S. electronic stock exchange. ... Euronext N.V. is a pan-European stock exchange with subsidiaries in Belgium, France, Netherlands, Portugal and the United Kingdom. ... The American Stock Exchange (AMEX) is an American stock exchange situated in New York. ... The Tokyo Stock Exchange ), or TSE, is one of the largest stock exchange markets in the world by monetary volume located in Tokyo, Japan, second only to the New York Stock Exchange. ... Eurex is an European derivatives exchange market. ... ISO 4217 Code EUR User(s) European Union; Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City, Montenegro, Kosovo, French Guiana, Réunion, Saint-Pierre et Miquelon, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Mayotte. ...

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