Swiss SIX SMI 20 Stock trading strategy book



[Swiss Market List]


[ Terms ]
BUY : Buy (open buy-position)
BUY-Hold : Hold existing Buy-position without another buying
BUY-Add : Buy more with holding existing Buy-position
BUY-CloseN : Close all Buy-Positions Now, expected not to hit the target
BUY-CloseT : Close all Buy-Positions at around Target, expected to hit the target
SELL : Sell (open sell-position)
SELL-Hold : Hold existing Sell-position without another selling
SELL-Add : Sell more with holding existing Sell-position
SELL-CloseN : Close all Sell-Positions Now, expected not to hit the target
SELL-CloseT : Close all Sell-Positions at around Target, expected to hit the target
Watch : Watching with interest
Uninterested : Not interested yet



Swiss SIX SMI 20 Stock trading strategy book
Swiss Market Index (SMI) : SMI is Switzerland's blue-chip stock market index, not adjusted for dividends, and which is made up of 20 of the largest and most liquid Swiss Performance Index (SPI) stocks. The SMI was introduced in 1988 at a baseline value of 1,500 points. The SMI is calculated in Swiss Francs, the currency of the Swiss Confederation. The securities contained in the SMI currently represent approximately 80% of the entire Swiss equity market capitalization, as well as 85% to 90% of the total trading turnover of Swiss and Liechtenstein equities listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.

SMI® Futures (EUREX: FSMI) :
Underlying: SMI®, the blue chip index of SIX Swiss Exchange.

Contract Value: CHF 10.
Minimum Price Change: 1 point = CHF 10.

Contract Months: up to 9 months: The three nearest quarterly months of the March, June, September and December cycle.

Final Settlement Day: The third Friday (at 09:00 CET) of each maturity month if this is an exchange day; otherwise the exchange day immediately preceding that day.

Last Trading Day: the same as the Final Settlement Day.