Bitwise Crypto Index Committee Meeting (April 2022)

San Francisco • May 1, 2022

Meeting Details

Date: April 22, 2022

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. PT

Reason for Meeting: Standard Monthly Meeting

In Attendance: Matt Hougan (Chair), Hunter Horsley (Member), David Lawant (Member), Satyajeet Pal (Observer), Hong Kim (Observer), Ryan Rasmussen (Observer), Anais Rachel (Observer), Phillip Ward (Observer), Gayatri Choudhury (Observer), Kristen Corkill (Observer)

Meeting Notes

Item 1: Review and Verify All Data Sources for Uptime, Accuracy, and Robustness

Description: The Committee will discuss if there are any issues with the uptime, accuracy, or robustness of our data sources.

Discussion: There were no issues with uptime, accuracy, or robustness.

Item 2: Review and Approve All Methodological Decisions That Require Judgment

Description: The Committee will discuss and review any recent methodological implementation decisions that required judgment, as well as any known upcoming decisions.

Discussion: The Committee reviewed and discussed the application of the methodology to specific assets that may become eligible for inclusion in the future, and determined that it is being applied correctly.

The Committee discussed its annual custodian review, and determined that additional due diligence was needed to make the final determination on updating the list of approved custodians within the Bitwise Crypto Index Methodology.

Item 3: Developments Impacting the Market and/or Individual Bitwise Crypto Index Constituents

Description: The Committee will discuss significant new and/or pending developments surrounding either the crypto market in general or any Bitwise Crypto Index constituent specifically, and consider whether they raise any concerns or issues for the index.

Discussion: There were no market developments that raised concerns or issues for the Index.

Item 4: Adjournment

The Chair adjourned the meeting.

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