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
Canada58 61.06%
United States6 4.30%
Turkey1 0.53%
United Kingdom4 7.31%
British Virgin Islands1 0.31%
Australia20 16.69%
Indonesia1 1.73%
China1 1.25%
Mexico1 1.59%
South Africa2 2.30%
Peru1 1.51%
Jersey2 1.43%
Total98 100.00%
SectorComponentsWeight
Materials98 100.00%
Total98 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-Cap6,695,195,000 USD1 2.28%
Mid-Cap58,113,390,000 USD20 53.42%
Small-Cap42,347,988,530 USD60 41.92%
Micro-Cap2,256,113,514 USD17 2.37%
Total109,412,687,044 USD98 100.00%
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