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Accumulation Index

Discussion in 'Investing Glossary' started by Glossary, 28th Sep, 2006.

  1. Glossary

    Glossary Active Member

    12th Sep, 2006
    A sharemarket index which measures both growth and income and assumes that dividends are reinvested.

    Non-accumulation indicies do not take income (dividends) into account.

    The commonly used indexes in Australia as reported by the media are the and - neither of which are accumulation indexes.

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