Vanguard Total International Stock Market Index
Objective And StrategyObjective
Seeks to track the perfomance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of stocks issued by companies located in developed and emerging markets, excluding the United States.
The Portfolio is designed to track the performance of the FTSE Global All Cap ex US Index, a float-adjusted market-capitalization-weighted index designed to measure equity market performance of companies located in developed and emerging markets, excluding the United States. The portfolio intends to obtain its exposure to the stocks in the index by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in a mix of Vanguard equity index funds. The portfolio’s allocations to the underlying funds will change over time as the composition of the index changes.
Low Cost Fund
To meet the needs of many policyholders, we offer access to a suite of low-cost funds for an additional fee ranging from 0.10%-0.35% of the total amount of assets invested in the fund(s). See prospectus for further details.