This edition provides historic sets of figures up-dated to 30th June 2010. The longest sets are those in Section I, where Table II goes back to 1938, Table X goes right back to 1861 and Tables XV and XVI cover the period since 1967. Section I covers 280 companies listed on the Italian stock exchange (Mercato Telematico Azionario). Section II covers fixed-income securities listed on the Italian stock exchange.
Section III gives some comparative data on eleven major EU stock exchanges and fifteen other major world stock exchanges.