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Superior return & risk adjusted return
A unique Index of India
benchmarking global best practices
of index designing
Better Reection of the Organised
Sector in the Economy through
enhanced industry representation
using ICB of FTSE Rule based, transparent & replicable
Industry capping eliminates industry
bias and enhances Index stability
Lower churning rate
Low cost for funds (MFs, ETFs)
construction and maintenance
Low tracking error for passive port-
folio management (MFs, ETFs etc)
SX40 is the agship Index of MCX-SX. A free oat based index of
large cap - liquid stocks representing diversied sectors of the
SX40 is designed to measure the economic performance with
representation of various industries and sectors based on ICB,
global Industry Classication system from FTSE. The Index is
devised tooffer cost-effective support for investment and
such as index futures and option, index portfolio, exchange
funds, Index funds, etc.
SX40 is designed to be a performance benchmark and to provide
efficient investment and risk management instrument. It would
help in structuring passive investment vehicles.
Free-oat weighted to bolster efficient investability.
Index rules are overseen by an independent index committee
comprising of leading investment industry professionals,
and nancial experts. The Committee also monitors constituent
liquidity to ensure efficient portfolio trading while keeping
turnover to a minimum. Complete details of these guidelines,
the criteria for index additions and removals, policy
research papers are freely and transparently available in public
These guidelines provide complete transparency and fairness.
Calculated and disseminated based on real time basis.
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Underlying stocks must have a
The stock must have free oat of at least
10% & within top 100 liquid companies
Industry capping at 20% ()2% band
Fast Entry for companies with betterfree oat market cap and
Top 40 companies meeting above
criteria constitute SX40
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Ambuja Cements Ltd. Asian Paints Ltd.
Bajaj Auto Ltd.
Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd.
Bharti Airtel Ltd.
Cairn India Ltd.
Coal India Ltd.
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories
Gail (India) Ltd.
HCL Technologies Ltd.
HDFC Bank Ltd. HDFC Ltd.
Hero Motocorp Ltd.
Hindalco Industries Ltd.
Hindustan Unilever Ltd.
ICICI Bank Ltd.
Jaiprakash Associates Ltd.
Jindal Steel & Power Ltd.
Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.
Oil and Natural Gas Corp.
Power Grid Corp. Ltd.
Reliance Industries Ltd.
Sun Pharmaceuticals Ind.
Tata Consultancy Serv Ltd.
Tata Motors Ltd.
Tata Power Co Ltd.
Tata Steel Ltd.
Titan Industries Ltd. United Spirits Ltd.
Zee Entertainment Ltd.
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inception date is back-tested. Back-tested performance is not
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Index Returns (%) SX40 Nifty Sensex
FY 2010-11 11.7 11.1 10.9
FY 2011-12 -8.8 -9.2 -10.5
FY 2012-13* 14.2 14.0 14.3
2010 2013* 16.3 15.0 13.5
Industry Weights (%)*
SX 40 Nifty SensexBasic Materials 4.7 4.6 5.9
Consumer Goods 18.2 14.7 17.2
Consumer Services 0.7 0.0 0.0
Financials 22.0 29.4 26.4
Health Care 5.1 4.9 4.5
Industrials 14.8 15.5 12.0
Oil & Gas 14.8 13.1 14.7
Technology 14.2 12.7 14.2
Telecommunications 2.4 2.1 2.7
Utilities 3.1 3.1 2.5
Index Characteristics (%) SX40 Nifty Sensex
Weight of the largest
constituent* 9.4 8.8 10.3
Top 10 Holding* 62.4 57.4 67.8
*As on January 31, 2013
Minimum Free Float
Minor Share Issu-
Free Float Change
Within Top 100
FTSE-25%, CAC 20%, S&P 500- 50%
NIKKEI: Turnover as Liquidity
Quarterly, Half yearly, Annual, Need Based
DAX, FTSE: QTRLY, 10% and above
changed else annual, Nasdaq, S&P 500
Qtrly if less than 5%
TSX &various variants of other Indices
STOXX/ FTSE, NASDAQ, NYSE, LSE,
Kuwait SE, SGX, Taiwan SX
Index Universe:Large Cap companies
No. of Companies: 40
February 11, 2013
March 31, 2010
Currency: Indian Rupee
Index Basket Recasting:
Minor Share Issuance
Apr10 Aug-10 Dec-10 Apr-11 Aug-11 Dec-11 Apr-12 Aug-12
SX40 NIFTY SENSEX