The DAX 30 is one of the major indexes Stock indicesin Germany. It includes the shares of the 30 largest German companies trading on the XETRA electronic exchange. It is the German equivalent of the Dow Jones index and one of the most influential indexes in Europe.
It has been published since July 1, 1988 from the base value of 1000 pips.
Being the national German stock index, DAX 30, depends on the general growth of the national economy and the potential of German companies.