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The fund seeks to track, to the extent reasonably possible and before fees and expenses, the performance of a broad global equity index that focuses on developed and emerging markets, excluding Canada.
Currently, this Vanguard ETF seeks to track the FTSE All-World ex Canada Index (or any successor thereto).
It invests directly or indirectly primarily in large- and mid-capitalization stocks of companies located in developed and emerging markets, excluding Canada.
Invests primarily in these U.S.-domiciled ETFs:
The FTSE All-World ex Canada Index is a market capitalization-weighted index representing the performance of large- and mid-capitalization stocks in developed and emerging markets, excluding Canada.
|Category (main)||Global Equity ex Canada - Broad Equities|
|Underlying Index||FTSE All-World ex Canada Index|
|ETF Structure||Passive type. Endeavours to return the Index return before fees/costs|
|Asset Class||Equity - Large & Mid-Cap|
|Region||Global ex Canada|
|Issuer||Vanguard Investments Canada|
|ETF Home Page||Available here|
|Inception Date||June 30, 2014|
|Significant Currency Exposure||Yes|
|Management Expense Ratio (MER)||0.27% *|
|Exchange||TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange)|
|Eligibility *||RRSP, RRIF, RESP, TFSA, DPSP, RDSP|
|DRIP available **||Yes|
|PACC Plan available **||No|
|SWP available **||No|
* Always check eligibility with your plan operator as plans and accounts can differ
** Not all brokers can facilitate these plans. Check with your broker.
To view the TSX or Morningstar fund page for this ETF click on the Fund Data menu tab or below:
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