The stock market indices are used to determine the general direction of the stock market based on the price movements in the stocks. In each stock market, general changes in prices are monitored on special indices. Stock quotes contain multiple stocks, and mathematical calculations in which the performance of stocks is measured are the resultant total value.
When trading in world stock market indexes, you should closely follow the economic policies of the world economy and the country in which you are trading in the stock market index and follow all the information about the indexes you will trade. In particular, the decisions taken by the Federal Reserve are among the most important factors affecting the value of the stock market index.
It is possible to trade in the stock market and foreign exchange indices that are closely followed by the world in the Forex market. You can trade on Forex market at the prices of the world’s most known indices such as S&P 500, CAC 40, NASDAQ 100, FTSE 100, DAX 30, NIKKEI 225, DOLLAR and EURO.