By Victor Gojdka, Frankfurt
Perhaps Deutsche Börse copied the guiding principle of its reform of the most important local stock market barometer of a lifestyle magazine: 40 is the new 30, he says regularly. To a certain extent, this will also apply in the future to the leading German index Dax, because from September 20 the price basket will drop from 30 to 40 stocks. The ten new companies will be officially decided this week, late Friday evening. The SZ has already compiled the most important facts.