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Strategy of Vanguard FTSE 250 UCITS ETF

Investment strategy

The FTSE 250 (total return) index tracks around 250 of the largest mid-cap companies based in the United Kingdom that are not included in the FTSE 100.


FTSE 250 (2)

Equity (967) United Kingdom (20) Mid Cap (2)


EUR 33.55
29.92 52 weeks low/high 36.93
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Risk and fees of Vanguard FTSE 250 UCITS ETF


EUR 1,145 m
Fund size
Fund size category


Physical (Full replication)
Legal structure ETF
Strategy risk Long-only
Fund currency GBP

Currency risk

Currency unhedged
Volatility 1 year (in EUR) 13.85% Risk category
Inception Date 30 September 2014
Maximum drawdown
since inception (in GBP)
Maximum drawdown period 14 Months


0.10% p.a.
Total expense ratio
0.00% Compare 1.90%
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Dividend/ Taxes

Distribution policy Distributing
Distribution frequency Quarterly
Fund domicile Ireland
Tax data Bundesanzeiger

Legal structure

Fund Structure Open-ended Investment Company (OEIC)
UCITS compliance Yes
Fund Provider Vanguard
Administrator Brown Brother Harriman Fund Administration Services (Ireland) Limited
Investment Advisor Vanguard Global Advisers, LLC
Custodian Bank Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.
Revision Company PricewaterhouseCoopers Chartered Accountants & Registered Auditors
Fiscal Year End 30 June
Swiss representative BNP PARIBAS SECURITIES SERVICES, Paris, succursale de Zurich
Swiss paying agent BNP PARIBAS SECURITIES SERVICES, Paris, succursale de Zurich

Tax Status

Germany Tax transparent
Switzerland ESTV Reporting
Austria Tax Reporting Fund
UK UK Reporting
EU Savings Directive -

Replication, swap, securities lending

Indextype Total return index
Swap counterparty
Collateral manager Vanguard Global Advisers, LLC
Securities lending Yes
Securities lending counterparty Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

Performance of Vanguard FTSE 250 UCITS ETF


1 year: -5.05%
Performance (incl. dividend)
Return in:
YTD 2018 2017 2016 2015
10.41% -14.16% 13.50% -8.80% 17.71%
1 month 3 months 6 months 1 year 3 years
-2.70% -2.35% -2.40% -5.05% 10.57%

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EUR 1.50
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Description of Vanguard FTSE 250 UCITS ETF

The Vanguard FTSE 250 UCITS ETF invests in stocks with focus Mid Cap, United Kingdom. The dividends in the fund are distributed to the investors (Quarterly). FTSE 250 allows a broad investment with low fees in appr. 250 stocks.

The total expense ratio amounts to 0.10% p.a.. The fund replicates the performance of the underlying index by buying all the index constituents (full replication). The Vanguard FTSE 250 UCITS ETF is a very large ETF with 1,145m Euro assets under management. The ETF is older than 3 years and is domiciled in Ireland.

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— All quotes are 15 minutes delayed stock exchange quotes or NAVs (=daily published by fund provider). Quotes and reference data provided by Xignite, Inc., etfinfo and justETF GmbH. Returns include dividend payments. There is no warranty for completeness, accuracy and correctness for the displayed information.

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