by Index Committee / December 18, 2020
The Roundhill BITKRAFT Esports Index held its regularly scheduled quarterly rebalance on Friday, December 18th. As part of the rebalance, three new securities were added to the Index: NVIDIA Corp (NVDA), Nintendo (7974:JP), and Com2us Corp (078340 KS).
NVIDIA engages in the design and manufacture of computer graphics processors, chipsets, and related multimedia software. The company's revenue more than doubled from FY15 to FY20. Nvidia reported record revenues for their Gaming segment in Q3 FY21, primarily attributed to growth in GeoForce NOW, the company’s cloud gaming platform, and the launch of new GPUs.
Source: Company IR, Statista
Nintendo is mainly engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of gaming and home entertainment products. Over 70 million units of the Nintendo Switch, one of the company’s core console products, have been sold since launch in 2017. Nintendo is home to a number of blockbuster series including Pokemon, The Legend of Zelda, and Super Smash Brothers, an established esports franchise.
Com2us is a South Korean mobile and online game development company. The company has launched a number of mobile games including Summoners War, which has over 80 million users worldwide. Summoners War has emerged as a popular esport with the Summoners War World Arena Championship in 2019 surpassing 1.25 million viewers during the live broadcast.
Source: Company Website, PocketGamer
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