Thursday, December 31, 2009

Performance of Stock Markets Around the World for 2009

Can you guess which stock market had the best performance around the world? Here is a selection of the 15 different stock markets of various countries, showing the return for the year 2009. The results may surprise you.

Sri Lanka stock exchange CSE 128%
Russia RTS 126%
Brazil’s Bovespa 83%
Bombay Stock Exchange BSE 81%
Shanghai Composite Index in China 80%
Philippine Stock Exchange Index 63%
Hong Kong's Hang Seng index 52%
Nasdaq composite index 44%
Toronto stock market TSX 30%
Standard & Poor's 500 Index 24%
Germany's Dax 23%
London's FTSE 100 index 22%
France's Cac 22%
Japan's Nikkei 19%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 19%


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