FTSE Fledgling Index
What is the FTSE Fledgling Index?
It’s an index made up of some of the smaller companies quoted on the main market of the London Stock Exchange. It's for enterprises that aren’t big enough to be included in the FTSE All-Share Index.
Where have you heard about the FTSE Fledgling Index?
You'll see the index on most UK investment websites and in financial publications. It’s designed to give investors an overall picture of how smaller companies are faring. As of August 2017, businesses featured include Flybe, Bonmarche, Centaur Media and Anglesey Mining.
What you need to know about the FTSE Fledgling Index.
You can use the index to get up-to-date share prices to make decisions on investments in fledgling stocks and funds.
There’s no liquidity requirement for fledgling stocks, which can be volatile and a riskier investment than blue-chip stocks that have been traded on the market for years or even decades.
The index is maintained by FTSE Russell, a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange Group.