About Japan225 and Japan225 Trading
Why is the Japan225 Index popular amongst traders?
Japan225 (commonly known as Nikkei 225) comprises the largest and most liquid 225 stocks, irrespective of market sector, traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. This Index works as a trustworthy indicator for the Japanese state of the economy.
Some of the most important companies included in the Japan 225 Index are Sony, Toyota, Softbank, Nippon and Mitsubishi.
How can you trade the Japan225 Index?
Since indices are simply collections of stocks moving together with the shares inside it, you cannot trade them directly. However, you can use derivatives options such as CFDs, but also mutual funds or ETFs.
At CAPEX.com, you can follow the Japan225 live chart to trade on the price movements of this popular Index through CFDs. If you think that the Japan225 value will go up, you can open a long position (BUY). If you think prices will decrease, you can open a short position (SELL). At CAPEX.com, you can trade Japan 225 index from Sunday to Friday between 22:05-20:55 GMT.
What is Japan's stock market called?
The Tokyo Stock Exchange is Japan's primary stock market. Here you can trade Japan225, the largest Japanese Index comprising of the country's most liquid companies.
How can you invest in Nikkei 225?
The Nikkei index (Japan225) does not allow investors direct access to trading. However, you can trade the Index through derivatives solutions such as CFDs (create an account now with CAPEX.com to get started), ETFs and mutual funds.