EQMINGQ FinTech

EMERGING MARKETS FINTECH INDEX CRITERIA

CONSTITUENT ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

In order to be eligible for inclusion in the index, companies must meet the following conditions:

  • Based on the index provider’s in-house global classification system, Emerging Market and Frontier Market equities listed on a regulated stock exchange in the form of shares tradeable for foreign investors without restrictions on the list of eligible countries.
  • Companies generating at least 50% of their revenue from financial technology (FinTech), technology-enabled financial applications disrupting traditional financial service and banking business models. FinTech companies provide and develop mobile applications, online platforms, enterprise software, and/or other technology applications for the following industries or business segments:
    • Payments
    • Banking
    • Lending & Credit
    • Insurance
    • Investments & Trading
    • Digital assets (digital wallets, mining, exchange platforms, etc.)
  • Minimum market capitalization of at least $100 million USD.
  • Average daily traded value over the last 6 months of at least $1 million USD.
  • China headquartered companies will be included only as developed market listed, exchange traded ADR versions, or Hong Kong exchange traded versions if available.