MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index

The MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index (MVGDXJ) tracks the performance of the most liquid junior companies in the global gold and silver mining industry. This is a modified market cap-weighted index, and it 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
Canada58 60.84%
United States5 5.32%
Turkey1 0.65%
United Kingdom4 6.54%
British Virgin Islands1 0.46%
Australia17 14.56%
Indonesia1 2.95%
China1 1.05%
Mexico1 1.99%
South Africa2 2.34%
Peru1 1.79%
Jersey2 1.53%
Total94 100.00%
SectorComponentsWeight
Materials93 99.66%
Industrials1 0.34%
Total94 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-Cap6,002,271,000 USD1 3.91%
Mid-Cap78,274,231,100 USD27 59.48%
Small-Cap44,126,998,300 USD60 35.75%
Micro-Cap1,031,784,920 USD6 0.86%
Total129,435,285,320 USD94 100.00%
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