1. INTRODUCTION TO THE 2100NEWS INDEX GUIDES
1.1. 2100NEWS Digital Assets – (Cryptocurrencies and Tokens) Index series
The rapidly evolving Market, with its steady changes, also requires responses that match
the pace of development. The logic behind indexing is simple:
representation. Markets or even individual market sectors (such as large-cap digital
assets can be enormous, including hundreds and even thousands of cryptocurrencies
(tokens and coins). That’s where indexes come in.
1.2. What does an index do?
A professional index will give market participants a quick and concise impression of the
direction of the relevant market segment or asset class. 2100NEWS Digital Assets
Index series, the line of fully independent indexes and benchmarks tracking both
cryptocurrencies and digital tokens.
Digital Assets – Cryptocurrencies indexes are benchmarks for the crypto market. It is
dedicated to the giving insight about the current and past movement of this young
market everyone, who is interested.
1.3. Who uses indexes?
Finally, the fact that crypto markets are ever-changing and open 24 hours a day, seven
days a week. All of this is way too difficult for most traders t
1.4. The index offering
The index offering encompasses the 2100News Overall Index (NWSOI), as well as a
2100News 30 Blue Chip Index (NWS30), 2100News 100 Large Cap Index (NWSL100),
2100News 200 MidCap Index (NWSM200), 2100News 300 SmallCap Index (NWSS300),
2100News 500 Micro Cap Index (NWSMi500), 2100News Bitcoin, Ether Index (NWSBE).
Variations, specifically designed to underlie passive investment products and ensure a
proper balance between diversification and liquidity.
The indexes are owned and administrated by 2100NEWS.
2. CHANGES TO THE GUIDEBOOK
2.1. HISTORY OF CHANGES TO THE 2100NEWS DIGITAL ASSETS –
(CRYPTOCURRENCIES AND TOKENS) INDEX SERIES METHODOLOGY
August 2018: Publication of a complete guidebook
3. GENERAL PRINCIPLES
3.1. INDEX RATIONALE
2100NEWS defines the index rationale as the basis for applying a certain methodology
in order to achieve the index objective. 2100NEWS performs intensive research and may
conduct conversations with market participants and third parties for this purpose. In
every case 2100NEWS discloses the index objective.
3.2. METHODOLOGY REVIEW POLICIES
2100NEWS constantly monitors the execution of the index calculation rules in order to
ensure the validity of the index methodology. 2100NEWS also conducts general
methodology reviews in a periodic and ad-hoc basis, to reflect economic and political
changes and developments in the investment industry.
3.3. INDEX TERMINATION POLICY
For the termination of an index or index family for which, to the knowledge of
2100NEWS, no listed financial products are issued in the market, a press release
notification or e-mail notification to subscribers will be communicated at least three
months before coming into force.