Here is a list of the most popular binary option trading indices list. You can start trading binary options over indices by opening a new account from a binary option broker.
United States Indicies
Dow Jones (.DJI)
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a price-weighted average of 30 significant stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq. It includes such companies as Alcoa, Coca Cola, Microsoft, Boeing, Amex, Citigroup, General Motors and Pfizer.
The NASDAQ Composite Index measures all NASDAQ domestic and international based common type stocks listed on The Nasdaq Stock Market. Today, the Index includes over 3,000 securities, more than most other stock market indices. It includes the major companies as well as new and smaller ones.
Nasdaq 100 Fut (NQc1)
Nasdaq 100 Future is a future contract on the Nasdaq 100 index, that includes 100 of the largest domestic and international non-financial securities listed on The Nasdaq Stock Market, such as Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and Cisco. It is being electronically traded 24 hours a day using the Globex platform at the Chicago Merchantile Exchange (CME), and allows Asian and European investors to take positions on the US stock market during off hours.
S&P 500 (.SPX)
The S&P 500 is a stock market index containing the stocks of 500 Large-Cap corporations, all of which are from the United States. It is considered to be a bellwether for the US economy.
VIX is the ticker symbol for the Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index, a popular measure of the implied volatility of S&P 500 index options.
CAC 40 (.FCHI)
The French stock market index that tracks the 40 largest French stocks based on market capitalizationon the Euronext Stock Exchange in Paris. It includes such companies as Renault, Air France, Michelin, Alcatel-Lucent, L’Oreal and Vivendi.
CAC Futue (FCE)
The CAC Future market is based on the CAC French stock market index that tracks the 40 largest French stocks based on market capitalization on the Euronext Stock Exchange in Paris.
Stock index that represents 30 of the largest and most liquid German companies that trade on the Frankfurt Exchange. It includes such companies as Adidas, Deutsche Bank, Merck, SAP, Siemens and car manufacturers Volkswagen and BMW.
DAX Future (.FDX)
The DAX Futures market is based on the DAX, which represents 30 of the largest and most liquid German companies that trade on the Frankfurt Exchange. It includes such companies as Adidas, Deutsche Bank, Merck, SAP, Siemens and car manufacturers Volkswagen and BMW.
FTSE 100 (.FTSE)
Stock index that represents 100 of the largest British companies that trade on the London stock Exchange. It includes such companies as British Airways, British Petroleum, HSBC, Lloyds TSB, Tesco and Unilever.
FTSE IT All-Share (.FTITLMS)
The FTSE Italia All-Share Index consists of the most liquid and capitalized stocks listed on the Borsa Italiana (the Milan Stock Exchange). It comprises the FTSE MIB Index plus the FTSE Italia Mid Cap, Small Cap and All-Share Sector Indices.
FTSE MIB (.FTMIB)
The FTSE MIB is the benchmark stock market index for the Borsa Italiana, the Italian national stock exchange. The index consists of the 40 most-traded stock classes on the exchange. It includes such companies as Fiat, Telecom Italia and Eni.
The IBEX 35 is the benchmark stock market index of the “Bolsa de Madrid”, Spain’s principal stock exchange. It is a weighted index comprising of the 35 most liquid Spanish stocks traded in Madrid. It includes such companies as Iberia, BBVA and Telefonica.
Mid-Cap index (MDAX) comprises the 50 largest companies from classic sectors that rank below the DAX in the Prime Standard segment (a market segment of the Frankfurt stock exchange that lists German companies which comply with international transparency standards).
PSI 20 (.PSI20)
The PSI-20 is a benchmark stock market index of companies that trade on Euronext Lisbon, the main stock exchange of Portugal. The index tracks the prices of the twenty listings with the largest market capitalization and share turnover in the PSI General, the general stock market of the Lisbon exchange.
RTS Future (.RIRTS)
RTS Futures is a Russia-based regulated stock market which is involved in the trading of financial instruments. The RTS Index is the main benchmark for the Russian securities industry and is based on the Exchange’s 50 most liquid and capitalized shares.
The Tec DAX Index reflects the performance of the 30 largest technology shares ranking below the DAX shares on the Prime Standard segment (a market segment of the Frankfurt stock exchange that lists German companies which comply with international transparency standards).
The Prices and Quotations Index (IPC) is the main indicator of the BMV’s (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores) overall performance. It is made up of a balanced weighted selection of shares that represent all various sectors across the economy listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange.
Asia – Pacific Indicies
Bombay 30 (.BSESN)
Consists of the 30 largest and most actively traded stocks, representative of various sectors, on the Bombay Stock Exchange. Also known as BSE Sensex.
Hang Seng (.HSI)
A market capitalization-weighted index of 41 of the largest companies that trade on the Hong Kong Exchange.It includes such companies as China Mobile, Bank of China, Cathay Pacific and Hutchison group.
KLSE Future (.FKLIc1)
KLSE Future is a future contract on the KLSE index that consists of 100 biggest capitalization Malaysian companies.
The KOSPI index is a series of indexes that tracks the overall Korean Stock Exchange (KRX) and its components. These indexes use a weighted average based on market capitalization to calculate the value of the indexes.
Nikkei 225 (.N225)
The Nikkei-225 Stock Average is a price-weighted average of 225 top-rated Japanese companies listed in the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE). The Nikkei Stock Average was first published in May 1949.
SP/ASX200 Syndey (.AXJO)
The S&P/ASX 200 measures the performance of the 200 largest index-eligible stocks listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) by market capitalization. It is considered Australia’s preeminent benchmark index and is traded on ASX.
A free float weighted index, which is the benchmark index of the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE). The index tracks the daily price performance of the 180 most representative A-share stocks listed in Shanghai and is the main indicator to China’s equity market.
Straits Times (.FTSTI)
The Straits Times Index (STI) is a market value-weighted stock market index based on the stocks of 30 representative companies listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX).
Tokyo stock Price Index, commonly known as TOPIX, is an important stock market index for the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) in Japan, tracking all domestic companies of the exchange’s First Section.
Middle East Indicies
Dubai Financial Market General Index is a capitalization weighted price index comprising stocks of listed companies, whose primary listings debuted on DFM on or after January 1st, 2004.
The Tadawul Index (TASI) is the main index of the Tadawul stock exchange (Saudi Arabia). It lists 115 publicly traded local companies.
Tel Aviv 25 (.TA25)
Tel Aviv 25 index (TA-25) tracks the prices of shares of the 25 companies with the highest market capitalization on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE), constituting TASE’s flagship index.ex.