The Swiss Market Index (SMI) lists the biggest 20 companies in Switzerland, measuring based on liquidity and market capitalisation.
The Swiss 30 criteria for acceptance is famously strict, necessitating a minimum free float characteristic of 0.45%.
The SMI makes up 90% of all trading on the SIX Swiss Exchange, which was the first exchange in the world to go fully automated, doing so in 1995.
Companies in index: Givaudan, Nestle, Novartis, Zurich Financial.
Trading Hours: Daily 7 am - 6 pm
Minimum Size: â‚¬0.01 per Point or 1 Lot