German index provider Deutsche Borse has launched a new commodities index family. The CX index charts the performance of 19 commodities in five classes: agricultural products, energy, precious metals, industrial metals and livestock. Sub-indexes have also been created for each class that contains different commodities.
The CX indexes are based on commodities futures, with Deutsche Borse leaving open the option for further sub-indexes and additional commodities. The design of the indexes, comb