Blockchain ETF Overview

The blockchain is a digital ledger in which transactions are recorded that provides a secure and unalterable record of transactions, storing them in linked blocks of data. Blockchain technology powers cryptocurrencies, and its adherents claim much wider applications than just supporting digital money. Blockchain ETFs seek exposure to companies collecting revenue from blockchain, or developing and researching blockchain technology.

With 8 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Blockchain ETFs have total assets under management of $1.65B. The average expense ratio is 0.64%. Blockchain ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation

The largest Blockchain ETF is the Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF BLOK with $1.11B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Blockchain ETF was LEGR at 17.00%. The most recent ETF launched in the Blockchain space was the Defiance Digital Revolution ETF NFTZ on 12/01/21.

Bitcoin & Crypto

ETFs Adding Bitcoin Futures To Allocations

Issuers are using bitcoin futures in cross-asset strategies while SEC stonewalls crypto exposure in ETFs.

Bitcoin & Crypto

21Shares Debuts 1st Terra Crypto ETF

The product is the second largest crypto ecosystem after ethereum.

ETF.com Analysis

Bitcoin Starts 2022 With Slump

Bitcoin has been behaving like other risk assets, throwing cold water on the diversification benefit.

Bitcoin & Crypto

Record Outflows For Digital Asset Funds

Digital asset investment products saw outflows totaling a weekly record of US$207 million.

Features and News

Another Wild Year For ETFs

The record for launches was obliterated, and closures returned to a sedate pace not seen in years.

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Crypto Asset Inflows Hit $9.3B In 2021

Yearly inflows of US$9.3 billion in 2021 compared with US$6.8 billion in 2020.

Bitcoin & Crypto

Current Bitcoin ETF Filing Updates

These bitcoin ETFs are primed to come to market if the SEC gives the go-ahead.

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Largest Weekly Outflows On Record For Crypto Funds

Digital asset investment products saw outflows of US$142 million, the first outflow of a 17-week run of inflows.

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Mixed Week For Digital Asset Funds

Some providers saw outflows of as much as 11% of AUM; others saw inflows representing 14%.