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China's carbon market index launches in Shanghai

Zhixin Carbon Index

On 30th April 2014, Zhixin Carbon Index (ZXCI) was launched in Shanghai Environment and Energy Exchange. Developed by ZHIXIN Carbon Asset Management Company, ZXCI is the first carbon market index in China; it indicates China's overall carbon market performance and serves as an authoritative reference for index investing and index derivatives development in the future.

ZXCI is a volume-weighted index with the base day of December 31st, 2013 (Base Value 1000). ZXCI is built on an advanced mathematic model taking into account the weighs of the total volume of all ETS pilots in China. ZXCI contains an adjustment mechanism to ensure the index reflects the trend in broad market scientifically.

我国碳交易市场指数在上海环境能源交易所发布

2014年4月30日,置信碳指数(Zhixin Carbon Index, ZXCI)在上海环境能源交易所正式发布。置信碳指数是由上海置信碳资产管理有限公司研究开发的我国首个反映碳交易市场总体走势的统计指数。

置信碳指数建立在先进的数学模型算法基础上,以2013年12月31日为基期(基期值为1000),数据采样范围涵盖全国碳交易试点市场,同时充分考虑碳交易试点区域配额总量的权重特性。指数算法中还设置了灵活的修正机制,以保证指数的科学性和全面性。置信碳指数综合反映了全国碳交易试点市场的整体运行状况和碳价变动情况,是未来的指数化投资和指数衍生品开发的权威参考依据。