MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index

The MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index (MVGDXJ) tracks the performance of the most liquid small-cap companies in the global gold and silver mining industries. This is a modified market cap-weighted index, and only includes companies that invest primarily in gold or silver, generate at least 50% of their revenue from gold or silver mining, or own properties that have the potential to generate at least 50% of their revenue from gold or silver mining when developed.

Country and Sector Weightings

MVIS Hard Assets Indices are pure-play indices. Companies must generate at least 50% of their revenues in the target area of a certain index to be eligible for index inclusion. Country weightings are based on the weightings of all index components in a certain country.

CountryComponentsWeight
Canada60 60.65%
United States5 4.70%
Turkey1 0.57%
United Kingdom4 6.82%
British Virgin Islands1 0.41%
Australia18 15.36%
Indonesia1 3.32%
China1 0.80%
Mexico1 2.01%
South Africa2 2.19%
Peru1 1.78%
Jersey2 1.38%
Total97 100.00%
SectorComponentsWeight
Materials97 100.00%
Total97 100.00%

Size Weightings

  • Large-Cap: companies with a market capitalisation above 6,000 mln USD
  • Mid-Cap: companies with a market capitalisation from 1,500 mln to 6,000 mln USD
  • Small-Cap: companies with a market capitalisation from 200 mln to 1,500 mln USD
  • Micro-Cap: companies with a market capitalisation up to 200 mln USD
SizeMarket CapComponentsWeight
Large-Cap6,432,872,400 USD1 4.19%
Mid-Cap72,479,053,400 USD25 55.52%
Small-Cap46,462,331,540 USD62 38.95%
Micro-Cap1,452,773,390 USD9 1.34%
Total126,827,030,730 USD97 100.00%
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