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DeFi Pulse Index

The DeFi Pulse Index is a digital asset index designed to track the performance of some of the largest protocols in the Decentralized Finance (DeFi) space. DeFi is a blockchain-based implementation of traditional financial services that does not rely on central intermediaries and instead uses smart contracts on blockchains. Popular DeFi protocols allow users to lend or borrow digital assets, trade them on decentralized exchanges, or invest in a wide range of asset management strategies and derivatives. In order to be included in the DeFi Pulse Index, the DeFi protocol and its corresponding token have to pass a rigorous screening methodology. Only protocols with significant usage and commitment to ongoing maintenance and development are included. Constituents are weighted by circulating supply and rebalanced on a monthly basis.

The DeFi Pulse Index tracks the performance of blue-chip DeFi protocols.

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The largest DeFi native index

The DeFi Pulse Index methodology underlies the leading index token in the DeFi space that holds over 50% of all assets tracking onchain basket indices.

Diversified exposure

The DeFi Pulse Index offers broad and diversified exposure to the DeFi ecosystem built on Ethereum. Its index constituents offer financial services ranging from permissionless banking, decentralized exchanges, derivative platforms to asset management protocols.