The Alerian Galaxy Global Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Indexes embrace cryptocurrency futures, cryptocurrency Trusts, cryptocurrency ETPs, and/or companies, listed on global recognized exchanges, that are materially engaged in the development of blockchain technology, cryptocurrency mining, cryptocurrency buying, or enabling technologies that facilitate the transfer, custody, and issuance of cryptocurrency. Included in the Indexes are companies engaged in the development of blockchain technologies and related technology creators and producers that enable the development of blockchain technology and/or for the purpose of cryptocurrency assets.
There are currently eight indexes in the Alerian Galaxy Global Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Index Family.
The Alerian Galaxy Global Blockchain and Crypto Indexes depend on a clearly defined rules based methodology, which is overseen by an impartial Index Committee. No discretion is exercised in compiling the index and a pre-defined screening protocol assures a consistent, transparent and arms-length compilation process.
The Alerian Galaxy Global Blockchain and Crypto Indexes embrace public companies and select investment vehicles from around the world. As a result, the indexes offer full exposure to the rapidly growing global cryptocurrency and blockchain sectors.