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Market Performance

The Zcash Investment Trust’s shares are the first securities solely invested in and deriving value from the price of ZEC.

The Zcash Investment Trust enables investors to gain exposure to the price movement of ZEC through a traditional investment vehicle, without the challenges of buying, storing, and safekeeping ZEC.

Investment Objective Shares track the ZEC market price, less fees and expenses
Benchmark Index TradeBlock ZEC Composite 24-hour VWAP
CUSIP 98919Y109
ISIN US98919Y1091
Inception Date 10/24/2017
Annual Fee 2.5%
AUM $12.93M‡
Shares Outstanding 540,200‡
ZEC per Share 0.09995205‡
Independent Auditor: Friedman LLP
Legal Counsel: Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Transfer Agent: Continental Stock Transfer & Trust

‡ As of October 31, 2017

Titled, auditable ownership through a traditional investment vehicle

The Zcash Investment Trust is a traditional investment vehicle with shares titled in the investors name, providing a familiar structure for financial and tax advisors and easy transferability to beneficiaries under estate laws.

Eligible for tax-advantaged accounts

Shares of the Zcash Investment Trust are eligible to be held in certain IRA, Roth IRA, and other brokerage and investor accounts.

Supported by a network of trusted service providers

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP serves as legal counsel to the Sponsor of the Zcash Investment Trust. Financial statements for the Zcash Investment Trust are audited annually by Friedman LLP.

Robust security and storage

The private keys for the Zcash Investment Trust’s assets are maintained with Ledger SAS and protected by intense multi-factor security procedures.

The Zcash Investment Trust’s shares are the first securities solely invested in and deriving value from the price of ZEC.

The Zcash Investment Trust provides a secure structure to gain exposure to the price performance of ZEC.

*Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results.
ZEC Holdings/Share
2017-11-22 30.46
2017-11-21 29.62
2017-11-20 30.14
2017-11-17 28.76
2017-11-16 30.87
2017-11-15 28.50
2017-11-14 26.93
2017-11-13 27.63
2017-11-10 24.26
2017-11-09 25.39
2017-11-08 24.22
2017-11-07 23.00
2017-11-06 22.36
2017-11-05 22.40
2017-11-04 22.40
2017-11-03 22.40
2017-11-02 22.00
2017-11-01 23.12
2017-10-31 23.94
2017-10-30 23.42
2017-10-29 23.95
2017-10-28 23.96
2017-10-27 23.96
2017-10-26 22.55
2017-10-25 22.15
2017-10-24 21.64
ZEC Holdings per Share*
At close as of 11/22/2017
Day Change 2.84%
Returns‡ 1 Day 1 Month 3 Months YTD 12 Months Since Inception
ZEC Holdings* 2.84% - - - - 40.76%

* ZEC Holdings per Share is calculated daily at 4pm ET, based on a TradeBlock ZEC Composite 24-hour VWAP. For more information about how ZEC Holdings is calculated, please refer to the private placement memorandum.

† An Accredited Investor, in the context of a natural person, includes anyone who either earned income that exceeded $200,000 (or $300,000 together with a spouse) in each of the two prior years, and reasonably expects the same for the current year, OR, has a net worth over $1 million, either alone or together with a spouse (excluding the value of the person's primary residence).

‡ At close as of 11/22/2017

Zcash Investment Trust in the News


Grayscale Investments Announces Launch of the Zcash Investment Trust

NEW YORK, Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grayscale Investments, LLC, the sponsor (the "Sponsor") of the Bitcoin Investment Trust (OTCQX: GBTC) and the Ethereum Classic Investment Trust announced today the launch of its third investment vehicle, the Zcash Investment Trust (the "Trust"). A trusted authority on digital currency investing, Grayscale Investments, LLC has assets under management of $1.3 billion.

PR Newswire

ZCash Investment Trust Launches, Expanding Investor Options For Cryptocurrency Exposure

It’s now possible for some investors — wealthy ones — to obtain exposure in traditional, tax-advantaged investment accounts to hot privacy coin Zcash. Thursday, Grayscale Investments, LLC, the asset manager sponsoring investment vehicles for two of the top cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin and Ethereum Classic, launches the Zcash Investment Trust, the only security invested solely in Zcash, which launched a year ago and now sports a price of $250 and a market capitalization of $650 million.