We review the methodology and performance of the top cryptocurrency indices in 2019. Indices include the Coinbase index, CCI30, CRIX, Crypto20, HODL20,Bitwise10, Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index, etc.
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The ideal index consists of every single coin in the market, weighted by market cap. However, creating such a portfolio is infeasible so we must take a sample. This article outlines the methodology required to create a cryptocurrency index