Nasdaq Lists New Decentralized Finance Index Including MakerDao, 0x, Augur

Nasdaq has added a new index that aims to provide the marketplaces data on blockchain assignments operating in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space.

Called Defix, the index was launched by the London-centered Exante brokerage – an early mover in the crypto marketplace that launched a bitcoin fund in 2012. Provided as a implies for traders and traders to observe “popular” defi-concentrated blockchain tokens, Defix lists assignments which includes MakerDao, Augur, Gnosis, Numerai, 0x and Amoveo.

The index is mentioned by NASDAQ less than the ticker DEFX, and can also be tracked on TradingView and Google, with a listing on Yahoo Finance planned in the long term.

The information marks the latest index to be added by Nasdaq to advise its customers. This yr so much, the U.S. stock trade has added committed indices for bitcoin, ether and XRP,  as well as a wider crypto reference index from CryptoCompare.

This autumn, Exante is also to launch a fund centered on the Defix index, stating it will be offered through a “secure, monetarily accredited agency.”

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