Facix rises 0.5 points to 82.6, Daum Communications up 12%

The FinanceAsia Composite Internet Index (Facix) closed 82.55 points on Thursday, March 8, up 0.53 (+0.64%) from the previous trading day.

Biggest gainers

Daum Communications Corp  11.92%
Garosu.com  11.91%
Serome Technology Inc  9.47%

Biggest losers

Sina.com  -18.57%
Netease.com  -19.35%
chinadotcom corporation  -21.88%

To account for the NASDAQ or NYSE traded stocks, the Facix is calculated the following day, Hong Kong time.

The Facix is an index of 57 Asian "pure-play" or "intimately pure-play" internet stocks created and maintained by FinanceAsia, the leading capital markets magazine in the region.

The base currency for the Facix is the US dollar. Its value was set to 1,000 on January 3, 2000, the first trading day of the millennium. The list of constituent stocks is available from [email protected] .