Indices

Rules-based and transparent indices to help bring clarity to the growing and evolving digital asset ecosystem. In a nascent asset class, data integrity matters.  

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Bloomberg

Bloomberg / Galaxy family of indices

The Bloomberg Galaxy family of digital asset indices launched in 2018 with the Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index. Since then, the number of indices has grown to bring trusted data, reliable technology, and best-in-class research across the crypto space.

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The Bloomberg Galaxy Bitcoin Index (“BTC”) is designed to measure the performance of 1 Bitcoin traded in USD. The index is owned and administered by Bloomberg Index Services Limited and is co-branded with Galaxy Digital. Bitcoin pricing is sourced from the Bloomberg Bitcoin Crypto Fixing Rate (CFIX). The CFIX was launched in May of 2018; prior data was provided retroactively by Bloomberg. For full methodology.

The Bloomberg Galaxy Ethereum Index (“ETH”) is designed to measure the performance of a single Ether traded in USD. The index is owned and administered by Bloomberg Index Services Limited and is co-branded with Galaxy Digital. Ether pricing is sourced from the Bloomberg Ethereum Crypto Fixing Rate (CFIX). The CFIX was launched in May of 2018; prior data was provided retroactively by Bloomberg. For full methodology. 

The Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index (“BGCI”) is designed to measure the performance of the largest cryptocurrencies by market capitalization. Index constituents will be selected based on qualified exchange and daily liquidity qualifications set forth by BGCI rules. Each constituent will represent a holding no more than 35% of the Index and no less than 1% of the Index's overall value. Cryptocurrencies will be considered for addition/removal to/from the Index on a monthly basis. For full methodology.

The Bloomberg Galaxy DeFi Index ("DEFI") is designed to measure the performance of the largest decentralized finance (DeFi) protocols in the digital asset ecosystem. DeFi is an emergent sector of digital assets that seeks to replicate financial functions without relying on central financial intermediaries such as brokerages, exchanges, or banks. The constituents represented in DEFI are selected based on institutional trading and custody readiness in the US, as well as quality of pricing. Each constituent will represent no more than 40% and no less than 1% of the index’s overall value. DeFi protocols will be considered for addition or removal to or from the Index on a monthly basis. For full methodology.


The Bloomberg Galaxy Solana Index (“SOL”) is designed to measure the performance of 1 Solana traded in USD. The index is maintained by Bloomberg Index Services Limited and is co-branded with Galaxy Digital. For full methodology. 


Vision Hill
Crypto Hedge Fund indices

Vision HillCrypto Hedge Fund indices

The Vision Hill Crypto Hedge Fund Indices are a family of crypto hedge fund indices owned and administered by Vision Hill Group, which Galaxy Digital acquired in May 2021, expanding the Galaxy Fund Management brand. The Vision Hill Crypto Hedge Fund Indices are designed to represent the overall performance of actively managed crypto and blockchain-focused hedge funds.

CRYPTO HEDGE FUND

Composite Index

May 2022
-9.05%
Latest Value
608.9
YTD
-23.81%
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The Vision Hill Composite Index design captures the breadth of crypto hedge fund performance across all strategies and represents the crypto hedge fund category as a whole. It acts as the headline index, which includes all types of strategies. According to Vision Hill's proprietary methodology, the three sub-indices (Fundamental, Quantitative, Opportunistic) divide the constituents into their respective primary strategy classification. These primary strategy sub-indices are designed to provide more granular relative benchmarks based on the different strategies employed by crypto hedge fund managers.

YTD
-23.81%
2021
221.92%
2020
223.60%
2019
18.52%
2018
-35.27%
CRYPTO HEDGE FUND

Fundamental Index

May 2022
-25.95%
Latest Value
768.9
YTD
-49.20%
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The Vision Hill Composite Index design captures the breadth of crypto hedge fund performance across all strategies and represents the crypto hedge fund category as a whole. It acts as the headline index, which includes all types of strategies. According to Vision Hill's proprietary methodology, the three sub-indices (Fundamental, Quantitative, Opportunistic) divide the constituents into their respective primary strategy classification. These primary strategy sub-indices are designed to provide more granular relative benchmarks based on the different strategies employed by crypto hedge fund managers.

YTD
-49.20%
2021
433.59%
2020
423.15%
2019
13.22%
2018
-52.11%
CRYPTO HEDGE FUND

Quantitative Index

May 2022
-0.80%
Latest Value
500.9
YTD
-6.92%
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The Vision Hill Composite Index design captures the breadth of crypto hedge fund performance across all strategies and represents the crypto hedge fund category as a whole. It acts as the headline index, which includes all types of strategies. According to Vision Hill's proprietary methodology, the three sub-indices (Fundamental, Quantitative, Opportunistic) divide the constituents into their respective primary strategy classification. These primary strategy sub-indices are designed to provide more granular relative benchmarks based on the different strategies employed by crypto hedge fund managers.

YTD
-6.92%
2021
70.77%
2020
144.67%
2019
25.65%
2018
2.51%
CRYPTO HEDGE FUND

Opportunistic Index

May 2022
-5.02%
Latest Value
83.8
YTD
-2.93%
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The Vision Hill Composite Index design captures the breadth of crypto hedge fund performance across all strategies and represents the crypto hedge fund category as a whole. It acts as the headline index, which includes all types of strategies. According to Vision Hill's proprietary methodology, the three sub-indices (Fundamental, Quantitative, Opportunistic) divide the constituents into their respective primary strategy classification. These primary strategy sub-indices are designed to provide more granular relative benchmarks based on the different strategies employed by crypto hedge fund managers.

YTD
-2.93%
2021
21.72%
2020
35.02%
2019
17.10%
2018
-55.15%

These Indices do not reflect management fees and transaction costs that are associated with an investment in a fund. Investors cannot invest directly in the Index. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

VettaFi

Created in partnership with VettaFi, the Alerian Galaxy Global Blockchain and Crypto Indices embrace crypto futures, trusts, ETPs, and/or companies, listed on globally recognized exchanges, that are materially engaged in the development of blockchain technology, crypto mining, crypto buying, or enabling technologies that facilitate the transfer, custody, and issuance of digital assets. 

Included in the Indices 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 digital assets.

Alerian is now VettaFi – the new collective brand of Alerian, S-Network Global Indexes, ETF Trends and ETF Database.

Rules-Based

The Alerian Galaxy Global Blockchain and Crypto Indices 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.

Global

The Alerian Galaxy Global Blockchain and Crypto Indices embrace public companies and select investment vehicles from around the world. As a result, the indices offer full exposure to the rapidly growing global cryptocurrency and blockchain sectors.

Indices created in partnership with VettaFi.

These Indices do not reflect management fees and transaction costs that are associated with an investment in a fund. Investors cannot invest directly in the Index. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. By clicking on each of the Indices above, you will be directed to VettaFi's website and leaving Galaxy’s website. The content of the web pages may change without notice and is the responsibility of VettaFi. We are not responsible for the content, views, or privacy policies of the VettaFi site.