An index such as the FTSE 100 is an imaginary basket of companies that represents part of a stock market. Other indices may represent whole stock markets, particular asset classes or geographical areas.

Did you find this article helpful?

Sorry about that

How can we improve it?


That's great. Thank you for your feedback.

Thanks for the feedback. It's really useful.

Speak to an expert

If you would like to talk to us about your investment needs you can contact us on: