While you may still have to wait a little while longer for a Bitcoin ETF, there are already several blockchain ETFs available in which you can invest if you want blockchain exposure in your investment portfolio without investing in digital currencies and tokens.
Bitcoin Market Journal has compiled a list of the best blockchain ETFs to make it as easy as possible for you to choose which exchange-traded fund could potentially be a good addition to your investment portfolio.
Best Blockchain ETFs
|Name||Issuer||Ticker||Description||Date Launched||AuM ($)||Expense Ratio (%)||Spread (%)||Performance since Inception||Score|
|First Trust Indxx Innovative Transaction & Process ETF||First Trust||LEGR||The First Trust Indxx Innovative Transaction & Process ETF invests in global companies that develop or use blockchain technology. The actively-managed fund uses a research-heavy approach to selecting the blockchain stocks that will be included in the ETF. The fund’s largest holdings are Xilinx, Intel, Swisscom, Oracle, and PayPal.||1/24/18||44,000,000||0.65%||0.40%||3.37%||4|
|Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF||Amplify||BLOK||The Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF invests in companies involved in “transformational data sharing technologies,” with a focus on blockchain technology. The actively-managed fund invests in stocks of global companies that are developing or deploying blockchain technologies with a focus on enterprises in the US and Asia. The fund’s largest holdings include Square, GMO Internet, SBI Holdings, Overstock, and Digital Garage.||1/16/18||99,000,000||0.70%||0.11%||-4.63%||4|
|Reality Shares Nasdaq NexGen Economy ETF||Reality Shares||BLCN||The Reality Shares Nasdaq NexGen Economy ETF invests in global companies that are involved in developing, researching, or deploying blockchain technologies. The passively-managed fund is invested in blockchain stocks primarily located in the US and Asia. The fund’s largest holdings include Red Hat, Intel, Xilinx, Alibaba, and ZTE.||1/17/18||66,000,000||0.68%||0.54%||-18.32%||3.5|
|Innovation Shares NextGen Protocol ETF||Exchange Traded Concepts||KOIN||The Innovation Shares NextGen Protocol ETF tracks the Innovation Labs Blockchain Innovators Index, which uses artificial intelligence to select global companies that are involved in the development or deployment of blockchain technologies. The tracker fund is predominantly invested in US stocks and its largest holdings include Intel, Amazon, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, Visa, and MasterCard.||1/30/18||8,500,000||0.65%||0.60%||14.63%||4|
Sources: ETF.com, Fund Factsheets
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