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NASDAQ Global Market Composite

What is 'NASDAQ Global Market Composite'

An index made up of stocks that represent the Nasdaq Global Market. The NASDAQ Global Market Composite consists of 1,450 stocks that meet Nasdaq's strict financial and liquidity requirements, and corporate governance standards. The Global Market Composite is less exclusive than the Global Select Market Composite.

Explaining 'NASDAQ Global Market Composite'

This stock index was created in July 2006 when the Nasdaq National Market, created in 1984, split into two tiers, the Nasdaq Global Market and the Nasdaq Global Select Market. The change was nominal, as it did not affect listing standards, but rather was meant to reflect the global scope of the index and the companies listed on it.


Further Reading


The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and the semiconductor stocks
www.sciencedirect.com [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …

Forecast of stock market based on nonharmonic analysis used on NASDAQ since 1985Forecast of stock market based on nonharmonic analysis used on NASDAQ since 1985
www.tandfonline.com [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …

Deconstructing the Nasdaq bubble: A look at contagion across international stock marketsDeconstructing the Nasdaq bubble: A look at contagion across international stock markets
www.sciencedirect.com [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …

Extreme dependence in the NASDAQ and S&P 500 composite indexesExtreme dependence in the NASDAQ and S&P 500 composite indexes
www.tandfonline.com [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …

Increasing market efficiency: Evidence from the NASDAQIncreasing market efficiency: Evidence from the NASDAQ
search.proquest.com [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …

BSE and Nasdaq: Globalisation, information technology and stock pricesBSE and Nasdaq: Globalisation, information technology and stock prices
www.jstor.org [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …

Information transmission between the NASDAQ and Asian second board marketsInformation transmission between the NASDAQ and Asian second board markets
www.sciencedirect.com [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …

Stock volatility in the new millennium: how wacky is Nasdaq?Stock volatility in the new millennium: how wacky is Nasdaq?
www.sciencedirect.com [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …

The impact of 9/11 on financial risk, volatility and returns of marine firmsThe impact of 9/11 on financial risk, volatility and returns of marine firms
link.springer.com [PDF]
… The linkage between the US and Korean stock markets: the case of NASDAQ, KOSDAQ, and … Several studies have provided evidence of the impact of the world's leading markets on … This new trend in the global investment strategy was accelerated by increasing importance and …



Q&A About NASDAQ Global Market Composite


Why was this index created?

This index was created to reflect a global scope and companies listed on it.

How many stocks are in the NASDAQ Global Market Composite?

There are 145 stocks.

What is the NASDAQ Global Market Composite?

The NASDAQ Global Market Composite consists of stocks that represent the Nasdaq Global Market.

What does this index consist of?

This index consists of companies that meet Nasdaq's strict financial and liquidity requirements, and corporate governance standards.

How did this change affect listing standards?

It did not affect listing standards, but rather reflected a global scope.