Vanguard VBLD ETF (ASX:VBLD)
The Vanguard VBLD ETF gives investors exposure to a range of infrastructure securities listed in developed markets around the world. This ETF also provides exposure to currency fluctuations as it is unhedged.
What does the VBLD invest in?
The VBLD ETF invests in infrastructure companies across a broad range of subsectors, including electricity, railroads, pipelines, multi-utilities and specialty real estate investment trusts (REITs). More than half of the portfolio is made up of US-based companies, although there is also exposure to Canada, Japan, the UK, Hong Kong, and a handful of other countries.
What do investors use VBLD for?
The VBLD ETF could be used to gain exposure to global infrastructure securities and assets and develop a regular, quarterly income stream. It could be used as a small tactical position, or it could form part of the core of a portfolio, providing diversification and regular distributions.
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