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  • The Fund primarily invests in equity and equity-related securities in “Blockchain Innovation Companies” located worldwide, which are companies likely to benefit from or enable blockchain technology. Blockchain technology enables companies to independently maintain and exchange digitalized transactional data in a standardised format.
  • The Fund investment portfolio may fall in value and there is no guarantee of the repayment of principal.
  • Blockchain functionality is reliant on the internet. A significant disruption of internet connectivity or cyber security failure may result in substantial loss of business or user data of the Blockchain Innovation Companies and may have an adverse impact on the net asset value of the Fund. 
  • The Fund’s investments are concentrated in Blockchain Innovation Companies which may also subject to risks of (i) new technology; (ii) security; (iii) cyberattack; (iv) intellectual property; (v) regulatory; (vi) third party product; (vii) reliance on the internet; (viii) limited operating history; (ix) semiconductor sector; (x) internet company; (xi) software industry. 
  • The Fund’s investment in emerging markets (including Brazil, China, India and Mexico) may involve increased risks and special considerations such as liquidity risks, currency risks/control, political and economic uncertainties, legal and taxation risks, settlement risks, custody risks and the likelihood of a high degree of volatility. 
  • The Fund may invest in financial derivative instrument (“FDI”) and may use FDI for efficient portfolio management (“EPM”) purpose. Risks associated with FDI include counterparty/credit risk, liquidity risk, valuation risk, volatility risk and over-the-counter transaction risk. The leverage element/component of a derivative can result in a loss significantly greater than the amount invested in the derivative by the Fund. 
  • The Fund may invest in small-capitalization or mid-capitalization companies. The stock of such companies may have lower liquidity and their prices are more volatile to adverse economic developments than those of larger capitalization companies in general. 
  • Investor should not rely solely on this document to make investment decision. Please read the offering documents for more details of the highlighted risk factors.



Past performance is not indicative of future performance. The value of investments and the income from them is not guaranteed and can fall as well as rise due to stock market and currency movements. When you sell your investment you may get back less than you originally invested.



This material is for retail investors and is not intended as investment advice. Investment involves risk. Past performance is not a guide to future performance. The offering document of the fund(s) and the Key Facts Statements (KFS) should be read for further details including the risk factors, in particular (where relevant) those associated with investments in emerging markets or using financial derivative instruments for investment purposes. Past performance information presented is not indicative of future performance. Investment returns may be exposed to exchange rate fluctuations. The value of investments may go down or up. This document has not been reviewed by the Securities and Futures Commission. You should not rely on this document alone to make investment decisions. If you are in any doubt about any of the contents of this document, you should obtain independent professional advice. This document may not be used for the purpose of an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction or in any circumstances in which such offer or solicitation is unlawful or not authorised. This material should not be published or distributed without due authorization from issuer. No warranty is given as to the completeness of this information and no liability is accepted for omissions in such information. The Fund is a sub-fund of BNY Mellon Global Funds, plc (BNY MGF), an open-ended investment company with variable capital (ICVC) with segregated liability between sub-funds. Incorporated with limited liability under the laws of Ireland and authorised by the Central Bank of Ireland as a UCITS fund. The Fund may not be registered for sale in some markets.


In Hong Kong, the issuer of this document is BNY Mellon Investment Management Hong Kong Limited, which is registered with the Securities and Futures Commission (Central Entity Number: AQI762). This document has not been reviewed by the Securities and Futures Commission. Information in this document is subject to change without notice. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, rules, codes and guidelines, BNY Mellon Investment Management Hong Kong Limited accepts no liability whatsoever whether direct or indirect that may arise from the use of or reliance on the information contained in this document. The information has been provided without taking into account the investment objective, financial situation or needs of any particular person. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, rules, codes and guidelines, BNY Mellon Investment Management Hong Kong Limited and its affiliates are not responsible for any subsequent investment advice given based on the information supplied. BNY Mellon Investment Management Hong Kong Limited and any other BNY Mellon entity mentioned are ultimately owned by The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. 


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