The full spectrum of the German stock market The CDAX® was launched on 17 September 1993 and is calculated as a price and performance index by Deutsche Börse AG. The calculation is based on 30 December 1987 at a value of 100 points. The historical time series goes back to 1970.All German companies in the Prime Standard and General Standard are represented in the CDAX. The index thus presents the full spectrum of the German equities market and serves as an indicator of economic development.
Index Guides, Benchmark statement, and other reports are available under the "Data & Methodology" tab.