Price and Volume Effects Associated with Changes in the Danish Blue-Chip Index - The KFX Index
AbstractThe Danish blue-chip index - the KFX Index - provides an interesting case for studying the effects of changes in a stock market index. This is because of the unique selection criterion used for the composition of the KFX Index. The criterion is pub- licly known and based on a combination of liquidity and market value of the stock. Consistent with the selection criterion, the stock price effects are generally small at the announcement of a change and at the later date when the change comes into effect. However, the deleted stocks experience an abnormal return averaging
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Date of creation: 10 Mar 2002
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Changes in indices; composition; price and liquidity effects;
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- G11 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Portfolio Choice; Investment Decisions
- G14 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Information and Market Efficiency; Event Studies
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