BlueStar® Asia-Pacific Commodities Index

The BlueStar® Asia-Pacific Commodities Index (BACOM) tracks the performance of the largest and most liquid companies in the commodity miners and commodity/agriculture producers industries domiciled in South East Asia, Japan, India, China, Japan, Australia, and New Zealand. This is a modified market cap-weighted index, and only includes companies that generate at least 50% of their revenue from metal and minerals mining, oil and gas exploration and production, commodity chemical manufacturing, crop production, aquaculture/animal production, lithium compound manufacturing, agrochemical products, or mineral products. BACOM covers at least 90% of the investable universe.

Key Features

Size and Liquidity Requirements Full market capitalization of at least 2 bln USD.
Three month average daily value traded of at least 1 mln USD at a review and also at the previous two quarters.
At least 250,000 shares traded per month over the last six months at a review and also at the previous two quarters.
Pure-Play Companies have to generate at least 50% of revenue from mining or exploration of commodities or production of agricultural commodities.
Diversification Company weights are capped at 5%.
Review Semi-annual in June and December.
IndexLast CloseOpenLastChangeChange (1Y)Range (1Y)
167.75 167.75 --63.10%76.27 - 175.38
188.28 188.28 --79.76%81.87 - 196.06
Symbol IndexName
BACOM BlueStar® Asia-Pacific Commodities Price Index
BACOMNTR BlueStar® Asia-Pacific Commodities Total Return Net Index