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Definition of

CAC 40

Markets

main French stock market index an index of 40 stocks selected from those traded on the Euronext Paris exchange based on capitalization and turnover. It was established on December 31, 1987, with a base value of 1,000.

Definitions of ’CAC 40’ and meaning of ’CAC 40’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’CAC 40’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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