ETC Group Physical Cardano

Buy Cardano

just like an ETF
  • NAV daily change -8.27%
  • NAV YTD change -40.18%
  • NAV since inception -73.01%

Investment Objective

Looking to buy Cardano through your regular securities broker or bank? ETC Group makes it possible: This Cardano exchange traded product (ETP) is 100% physically backed, giving you seamless and pure exposure to the performance of ADA while trading on Europe’s largest stock exchanges.

Institutional Focus

The ETP was designed to offer a secure and cost-efficient way to gain investment access to Cardano (ADA). Issuer-default risk has been minimised due to an independent trustee holding the rights over all investor assets in custody for the benefit of investors. No wallet or new account are required. The issuer is domiciled in Germany.


RDAN Product Specifications

Advantages of RDAN

Trades like an ETF

Buy and sell like any stock or ETF through your regular broker or bank. No new account needed, just enter the ticker or ISIN on your trading platform.

Cold-storage custody

The Ada is kept in cold-storage at a regulated custodian, and all assets are secured by an independent trustee, thus eliminating issuer default risk.

100% physical

You are legally entitled to the underlying Ada and you can redeem the ETP for the cryptocurrency, alternatively to selling on exchange.

Regulated security

Issued in Germany under German regulatory oversight, the ETP’s primary listing is on XETRA, the largest ETF exchange in Europe.


Key Information

Primary Ticker RDAN
TER 1.95% p.a.
Asset Class Digital Assets
Underlying Exposure Cardano (ADA)
Strategy Delta-One
Replication Method Physical (100%)


0 logo Cardano 100 %


$ 1.76
NAV to previous day
-8.27%  /  $ -0.16


Period NAV
1 month -20.43%
3 months -41.11%
YTD -40.18%
Since inception -73.01%

Assets under Management

Asset name Cardano
Asset symbol ADA
Shares outstanding 745,800
AUM in cold storage ADA 3,546,128.50
AUM market value (USD) $ 1,314,786.24
Cryptocurrency Entitlement (per unit) ADA 4.75479821

RDAN Trading Information

Trading Currency
Ticker BBG
Listing date:
Valoren -

Buy and sell just like stocks or ETFs

Use the securities account you already have or select from a wide range of platforms

  1. Open your online securities account and call up the order mask.
  2. Insert ticker, ISIN, or name of the product and select trading platform (Our products are tradable at least on Xetra).
  3. Set amount and review your order to ensure accuracy before confirming the trade.
Registered for sale
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Liquidity Ecosystem

Market Makers /
Authorised Participants (APs)
detailed info
Flow Traders B.V.
Jane Street Financial Limited
Susquehanna International Securities Limited
XTX Markets SAS
Goldenberg Hehmeyer LLP
Makor Securities London Ltd (Enigma Securities)
DRW Europe B.V.
Product Details


Domicile Germany
Issue Date 29.11.2021
Primary Listing Exchange Deutsche Börse XETRA
Primary Listing Date 15.12.2021
Legal Form Debt Security, fully asset-backed
Product Structure ETP (Exchange Traded Product)
Redemption by Investors* Yes
Creation & Redemption (APs) In-kind
Leverage 1:1 (No leverage)
Minimum Investment 1 unit
Expiry Date Open ended
Replication Method Physical (100%)
Lending No
* Possible against the undelrying cryptocurrency or in cash in cases where redemption in cryptocurrency is not possible for regulatory reasons.

Key Service Providers

Issuer ETC Issuance GmbH
Prospectus Competent Authority BaFin (Germany)
Custodian Coinbase Custody Trust Company
Security Trustee The Law Debenture Trust Corporation p.l.c.
Administrator Apex Corporate & Advisory Services Ltd
Registrar Clearstream Banking AG
Paying Agent & Fiscal Agent Quirin Privatbank AG

Underlying Price Reference

Benchmark Name CryptoCompare Cryptocurrency Fixing for Cardano
Bloomberg Ticker ADA CCCAGG
Benchmark Provider CryptoCompare
Price Reference Currency USD
NAV Valuation Method Daily NAV


Management Fee (TER) 1.95% p.a.
Performance Fee None
Entry/Exit Fees* None
* Your broker may charge commissions to buy and sell the ETP

Legal & Tax

UCITS Compliant No
UCITS Eligible Eligible but not compliant with UCITS*
SFDR Classification Contact us for more information
ISA Eligible Yes
SIPP Eligible Yes
* Currently, there are no definitive regulatory indications to determine the suitability of this ETP for investment in UCITS. ETC Group has conducted an internal analysis, applying the UCITS eligibility framework to ETPs with cryptocurrencies as underlying assets. For further information, please contact us at

Institutional Custody

ETC Group has partnered with the leading providers of digital asset custody

Coinbase Custody Trust Comany was founded in 2018 and is a custodian for digital assets. The company offers a secure, institutional-grade offline storage solution.

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Regulated & Certified

Coinbase Custody is an independent qualified custodian and is a fiduciary under New York state banking laws. Coinbase custody is also the first crypto custodian to be issued both the SOC 1 Type 2 and SOC 2 Type 2 reports.

Cold img Wallets

All ETC assets are kept in cold wallets. Cold wallets mean that the digital wallets are not connected to the internet. This protects the wallets from hacks, unauthorized access, and other vulnerabilities.

High Security
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Coinbase Custody has developed its own first-class key generation protocol to generate cold storage addresses for custody wallets.

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Coinbase industry leading insurance policy protects both online and offline assets across all of Coinbase's products.

Key risks of Crypto ETPs

  1. Investor's capital is at risk and investors may not get back the amount originally invested and should obtain independent advice before making a decision.
  2. Any decision to invest should be based on the information contained in the relevant prospectus.
  3. ETP securities are structured as debt securities, not as equity.
  4. ETPs trade on exchanges like securities. They are bought/sold at market prices which may be different to the net asset value of the ETP.

Buy ETC Group Physical Cardano
through your regular online broker or bank

Add crypto to your portfolio while using your existing account, or choose a new. Select trading platform:

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How to order the ETP in stock market trading:
  • Open your online securities account
  • Call up the order mask
  • Set amount
  • Enter order details using the ISIN or WKN
    of the desired product
  • Select trading platform (our ETPs are all tradable on at least Xetra)
  • Place the order
What to do if the ETP is not available to you?

Contact your online trading platform or your bank's customer service to request trading access to our products. Always include ISIN and ticker in your request. If you face any difficulties, send us an email with further information to We are here to help and may contact your online trading platform or bank to help resolve the issue.

Risks Involved in Investing in ETPs

  • Cryptocurrencies and products linked to cryptocurrencies are highly volatile.
  • You can lose some or all of your investment.
  • Risks of investing are numerous and include market, price, currency, liquidity, operational, legal, and regulatory risks.
  • Exchange traded products do not offer a fixed income or match precisely the performance of the underlying cryptocurrency.
  • Investment in cryptocurrencies and products linked to cryptocurrencies are only suitable for experienced investors and you should seek independent advice and check with your broker prior to investing.

All investors should read the relevant base prospectus and final terms contained on this website before investing and, in particular, the section entitled ‘Risk Factors’ for further details of risks associated with an investment.

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By clicking the "Continue" button, you will be forwarded directly to the website or login or order screen of the selected provider. In the case of an order form, the following fields are usually preset: ISIN, buy/sell and exchange. It should be possible to change such fields at any time. We recommend to carefully check all the details in the securities order form before placing an order.

Risks Involved in Investing in ETPs

All investors should read the relevant base prospectus and final terms contained on this website before investing and, in particular, the section entitled ‘Risk Factors’ for further details of risks associated with an investment.