Frankfurt (23 March 2021) – MV Index Solutions GmbH (MVIS®) today announced the launch of the BlueStar Wind Energy Industry Index (ticker: BWIND).

The BlueStar Wind Energy Industry Index (ticker: BWIND) provides pure-play exposure to the wind energy industry. To be considered a Wind Energy company, the company must derive 50% of revenue, operating assets, or real estate assets, from wind technology, wind farm operations, or wind farm construction services. The index is weighted by float-adjusted market capitalization with a maximum weight of 8%. and is calculated in USD as a price and a total return net index. The index is reviewed on a quarterly basis. 

MVIS is pleased to announce the launch of the BlueStar Wind energy Industry Index, the latest addition to our growing family of pure-play alternative energy indices. "Global wind energy capacity has grown 15% per year over the last decade and is poised to continue to be a leading source of clean energy generation capacity going forward", said Josh Kaplan, Global Head of Research & Investment Strategy at MV Index Solutions.

Detailed information about the indices, including methodology details and index data are available on the MV Index Solutions website.