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STOXX® Global Breakthrough Healthcare


The STOXX Global Thematic indices are indices comprised of companies from selected countries exposed to a defined set of themes: Ageing Population, Automation & Robotics, Digitalisation, Breakthrough Healthcare. These companies, or components of their business lines, are positioned to long-term structural trends driving social, economic and environmental change which, in the future, will have a substantial impact on their performance.

Revere (RBICS) data allow a detailed breakdown of the revenue sources of the eligible companies, helping this index to select companies with substantial exposure to the Breakthrough Healthcare theme.

The index is also taking ESG considerations into account. Companies that are non-compliant with the Global Standards Screening (GSS), involved in Controversial Weapons activities, or display a Severe (Category 5) Controversy Rating, as identified by Sustainalytics, are excluded. Additional exclusion filters are incorporated, screening companies for involvement in Weapons (Small Arms and Military Contracting), Unconventional Oil & Gas (Arctic Oil and Gas Exploration, Oil Sands and Shale Energy), Conventional Oil & Gas, Thermal Coal, Nuclear Power and Tobacco.

Index Guides, Benchmark statement, and other reports are available under the Data tab.

Dissemination Period
00:00-22:00 CET
Bloomberg ID
Last Value
3,110.31 -1.23 (-0.04%)
As of 10:15 pm CET
Week to Week Change
52 Week Change
Year to Date Change
Daily Low
Daily High
52 Week Low
2515.6727 Oct 2023
52 Week High
3215.048 Mar 2024

Top 10 Components

Boston Scientific Corp. US
Amgen Inc. US
Agilent Technologies Inc. US
Intuitive Surgical Inc. US
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Thematic Investing
Sep 27

New thematic futures improve trading and risk management in growing investment space — Q&A with Eurex and Qontigo

We caught up with Zubin Ramdarshan, Head of Equity & Index Product Design at Eurex, and Yang Wang, Head of Thematic Index R&D at Qontigo, to learn more about the first-ever listing of thematics derivatives at the Frankfurt-based exchange.

Thematic Investing
Aug 18

BlackRock’s iShares launches tech-focused thematic ETF of ETFs powered by STOXX indices 

The Australia-listed iShares Future Tech Innovators ETF seeks exposure to companies driving the technological innovation that’s disrupting our modern world, by investing in six thematic ETFs. Target investments include the themes of automation & robotics, breakthrough healthcare and digitalization.

Index / ETFs
Aug 16

Five STOXX thematic indices to underlie iShares Future Tech Innovators ETF in Australia  

Five STOXX global thematic indices from Qontigo, a global provider of index, analytics and risk solutions, have been selected for the iShares Future Tech Innovators ETF (ITEK). The ETF, launched by BlackRock Australia, is composed of six underlying ETFs that invest in disruptive, technology-themed companies driving innovation and providing solutions to global challenges.

Thematic Investing
Jul 15

Thematic investing offers alternative approach amid market volatility 

This year’s market volatility and macro shocks have raised a challenge to the thematic investing boom, but also offer a chance to reappraise the benefits of the investment approach. Overall, the funds continue to attract net inflows as investors seek alternatives to traditional sector-based portfolios in their search for long-term outperformance.

Thematic Investing
Jun 22

First thematic futures at Eurex launch new avenue for booming investment segment

Eurex has listed futures on three STOXX thematic indices that have a technology focus: breakthrough healthcare, digitalization and digital security. The centrally cleared derivatives complement a growing thematics ecosystem that includes ETFs, helping investors better manage portfolios.

Index / ETFs
Jun 22

Eurex launches first futures on thematic indices

Eurex, one of the world’s leading derivatives exchanges, has introduced a new segment with the launch of its first thematic index futures.

Thematic Investing
Apr 13

Eurex introduces first futures on thematic indices

The futures will track four STOXX thematic indices that have a technology focus: Automation & Robotics, Breakthrough Healthcare, Digitalization and Digital Security. The centrally-cleared derivatives will complement a growing thematics ecosystem that includes ETFs, helping investors better manage portfolios.