EURO50
 

What is Europe 50?

 50, also known as Europe 50, is the leading blue-chip index of Europe. This high performance index tracks the top 30 shares in Europe from 18 different European countries.  50 eligibility criteria are consistently met due to its quarterly rebalancing schedule. Having contained some of the most profitable shares in Europe, this influential index has excellent potential for successful CFD trading.

 

It is important to keep in mind that with indices that include blue-chip companies, like Europe 50, dramatic highs and low can be reached. Traders must trade cautiously and strategically to achieve profits.

 

Prices of indices that include blue-chip stocks can be predicted by focusing on certain economic news and events. One of the many benefits of trading  50 is its exposure to the number of high performance European blue-chip stocks that can be traded through CFD’s. Another benefit that the  50 index provides is high liquidity. One of the main advantages of high liquidity is the trader’s ease to react to market movements. This allows for reduced risk in trading as well as potential for higher profits.

 

PCM International offers the tools and information needed for successful CFD trading. Here, traders have access to updated economic news that affects  50 price movements. Through the price fluctuations created by those events, traders can seek maximized profit.

 

Furthermore, the professional trading platform offered by PCM International enables traders to take full advantage of index trading techniques to further increase their profits. Our platform is suitable not only for professional traders, but can also be used for index and Forex trading for beginners.

 

Trading hours for  Europe 50 on Frankfurt Stock Exchange are 09:00 am to 08:00 pm (CET). However, EURO50 can be traded on our platform on the following extended hours:

08:00 am to 10:00 pm (Central European Summer Time) Monday to Friday.
06:00 am to 08:00 pm (Greenwich Mean Time) Monday to Friday.

 

Education on the trading instrument at hand is crucial for successful CFD trading. The table below shows more in-depth details about the  50 index.

 

Contract Specifications for Europe 50

Contract Parameters
Class Equity Index (stock market index)
Symbol EURO50
Description Index representing 50 largest Eurozone stocks
Standard Tradable Quantity (also called a LOT) 10 EURO50 contracts
Minimum Tradable Quantity (the fraction of lot available to trade) 1 EURO50 contract
Base Currency (Currency used for margin, P&L and other calculations) United States Dollars
Tick Size (The least incremental change in the price of the index) 0.1 (example: 3253.8 changes to 3253.9 at least)

List of stocks

Components for EURO50
Symbol Name
ABI.BR ANHEUS.-BUSCH INBEV
AI.PA L'Air Liquide SA
ALV.DE Allianz SE
ASML.AS ASML Holding NV
BAS.DE BASF SE
BAYN.DE Bayer AG
BBVA.MC Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA
BMW.DE Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft
BN.PA Danone
BNP.PA BNP Paribas SA
CA.PA Carrefour SA
CRG.IR CRH PLC
CS.PA AXA Group
DAI.DE Daimler AG
DBK.DE Deutsche Bank AG
DG.PA VINCI S.A.
DTE.DE Deutsche Telekom AG
EI.PA Essilor International SA
ENEL.MI Enel SpA
ENI.MI Eni SpA
EOAN.DE E.ON SE
FP.PA Total SA
FTE.PA France T
G.MI Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A.
GLE.PA Societe Generale Group
GSZ.PA GDF Suez S.A.
IBE.MC Iberdrola SA
INGA.AS ING Groep N.V.
ISP.MI Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A.
ITX.MC Industria De Diseno Textil SA
MC.PA LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton
MUV2.DE M
OR.PA L'Oreal SA
PHIA.AS ROY.PHILIPS ELECTR
REP.MC Repsol YPF SA
RWE.DE RWE AG
SAN.MC Banco Santander SA
SAN.PA Sanofi
SAP.DE SAP AG
SGO.PA Compagnie de Saint-Gobain
SIE.DE Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
SU.PA Schneider Electric S.A.
TEF.MC Telefonica SA
UCG.MI UniCredit S.p.A.
UL.PA Unibail-Rodamco SE
UNA.AS Unilever NV
VIV.PA Vivendi Soci
VOW3.DE Volkswagen AG

 

 

CFD Category: 
Shares-and-Indexes