The index consists of 50 top-sector companies from 12 The eurozone consists of 17 European member states of the Eu... More countries. The EURO STOXX 50 was established in 1998 and is a joint venture of the , Dow Jones & Company and the The SIX Swiss Exchange is Switzerland's main stock exchange.... More.
The composition of the index is reviewed each year in September and the criterion for listing is the Market capitalisation (short: "market cap") is the total ma... More of a company, based on a What is free float market capitalization? Free float is a t... More or widely held stock with a 10% The weighting cap is simply the upper limit that is applied ... More.
The largest percentage of companies come from The Republic of France is a country in Western Europe and a... More and The Federal Republic of Germany is a country in central Eur... More. The banking sector makes up the largest portion of the EURO STOXX 50.