Pair Correlation Between FTSE MIB and BSE

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between FTSE MIB and BSE. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on FTSE MIB and BSE and check how they will diversify away market risk if combined in the same portfolio for a given time horizon. You can also utilize pair trading strategies of matching a long position in FTSE MIB with a short position of BSE. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of FTSE MIB and BSE.
 Time Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
 Performance (%) 

Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, FTSE MIB is expected to under-perform the BSE. But the index apears to be less risky and, when comparing its historical volatility, FTSE MIB is 1.07 times less risky than BSE. The index trades about -0.57 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The BSE is currently generating about -0.34 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest  3,605,044  in BSE on January 26, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (190,829)  from holding BSE or give up 5.29% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between FTSE MIB and BSE


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Pay attention

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding FTSE MIB and BSE in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on BSE and FTSE MIB is a relative statistical measure of the degree to which these equity instruments tend to move together. The correlation coefficient measures the extent to which returns on FTSE MIB are associated (or correlated) with BSE. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of BSE has no effect on the direction of FTSE MIB i.e. FTSE MIB and BSE go up and down completely randomly.

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density