Mexico's benchmark IPC index has soared 23.6 per cent in U.S.-dollar terms (20 per cent in Canadian-dollar terms) this year, lagging only behind Germany. Here, a look at the top-performing major world indexes and value raised (in U.S. dollars) year-to-date. (Values as of Oct. 16 at 4:30 p.m. ET.)
#1) DAX (Germany): +25.93%.
#2) IPC (Mexico): +23.80%.
#3) NASDAQ (U.S.): +19.04%.
#4) S&P 500 (U.S.): +15.69%.
#5) SMI (Switzerland): +15.52%.