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The FTSE 100 is a stock market index composed of the 100 largest companies listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) by market capitalization. It is one of the most widely followed equity indices in the United Kingdom and is often used as a gauge of the performance of the UK stock market as a whole. The FTSE 100 is maintained by the FTSE Russell, a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange Group. It is weighted by market capitalization, meaning that companies with higher market values have a greater impact on the index's movements.

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The Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE), recently renamed FTSE Russell Group, is a British financial institution that specialises in index services for worldwide financial markets. LSEG owns the FTSE Russell Group.

The FTSE 100 index, comprising the top 100 companies on the LSE, is a crucial financial market indicator, closely followed by investors and containing major global companies like BP and Shell.

The FTSE All-Share Index, formerly known as the FTSE Actuaries All Share Index, is a capitalisation-weighted index that includes around 600 of the more than 2,000 businesses trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

Several Indian companies set to join the FTSE All-World Index include Phoenix Mills, Thermax, Suzlon Energy, Jindal Stainless, KPIT Tech, and Prestige Estate. Expected inflow: Rs 2650 crore.

You cannot invest directly in the FTSE 100. Instead, you can invest in an ETF or index fund. This monitors the stock performance of the FTSE 100 index.

'FTSE' stands for 'Financial Times Stock Exchange', and it is formed from the names of the two firms that founded the FTSE: 'Financial Times' and 'London Stock Exchange'.

The FTSE 100 is an index, thus direct investment is not feasible. To gain exposure to the index, investors can buy exchange-traded funds that track and invest in the index's constituent firms.

Yes, the FTSE (Financial Times Stock Exchange) is a British financial institution that offers index services for global financial markets, now known as the FTSE Russell Group.

The FTSE 100 index is crucial as it represents the top 100 companies listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE), serving as a key indicator for investors worldwide.

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