The Vanguard VGAD ETF provides exposure to listed companies from developed markets around the world excluding Australia. This ETF is hedged to Australian dollars to minimise the impact of currency fluctuations.
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The VGAD ETF invests in a portfolio of large-cap companies from developed economies around the world, mainly the US. This ETF also provides exposure to economies including Japan, the UK, Switzerland, France and Canada. VGAD invests across many industries and avoids being overweight in any one particular industry.
The VGAD ETF could be used to build out the core of a portfolio and to diversify away from Australian equities. This ETF provides exposure to markets around the world while minimising the impact of currency fluctuations.
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