07|13|2011 11:01 am EDT
In partnership with entrepreneur and researcher Thies Lindenthal, Sedo has developed a standard price index for domain names. More than 6 years of domain sales transaction data from Sedo, coupled with Lindenthal’s expertise in real estate research – a field in which he holds a PhD – makes IDNX is the first quantitative analysis of domain market sales that takes into account the inherent quality of domains, and compares the trends in transacted domains to those of other economic indices such as the NASDAQ. You can see the monthly updated index at http://www.idnx.com/ .
[Updated] Sedo states in their release that IDNX is first, there is a prior Domain Price Index at: DomainsIndex, which is based on 280,000 domains from a number of different sources and constantly updated.