Vanguard FTSE Pacific provides cheap, market-cap-weighted exposure to developed-markets Pacific Rim stocks. This causes Japanese stocks to dominate the portfolio, limiting the fund’s appeal. However, the fund’s cost advantage Read more
The portfolio is diversified across 2,200 developed-market companies and includes small-cap stocks.
The expense ratio and turnover are both among the lowest in the diversified Pacific/Asia stock category. Read more
The portfolio holds stocks from only six countries and is heavily skewed toward those from Japan. The performance of Japan will have a significant impact on the fund’s performance.
The fund does not take any measures to hedge against currency risk. Read more
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