Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF

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Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF (VSGX)
Type
Exchange-traded fund
Manager
Sustainability mandate
Gender equality score
Gender equality score

53
/ 100 points
Overall score
Average Equileap Gender Equality Score of fund holdings, weighted by market value
Peer rank
Group ranking

C
44.9
percentile

Universe: Groups

Group: International Equity Funds

Ranking: 616 out of 1,116 funds


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Gender balance in leadership and workforce
Gender balance in leadership and workforce
24/40
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Equal compensation and work life balance
Equal compensation and work life balance
12/30
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Policies promoting gender equality
Policies promoting gender equality
17/20
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Commitment, transparency, and accountability
Commitment, transparency, and accountability
1/10
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Top scoring holdings
Top scoring holdings
The top 10 holdings in this portfolio with the best scores on the Equileap Gender Scorecard. In the case of ties, the holding with more assets invested is listed higher.
  • 1. Transurban Group
    0.11% of assets
    $4.3M invested
  • 2. Storebrand ASA
    0.02% of assets
    $847,779 invested
  • 3. GPT Group
    0.03% of assets
    $1.01M invested
  • 4. Allianz SE
    0.5% of assets
    $19.4M invested
  • 5. AstraZeneca PLC
    1% of assets
    $38.81M invested
  • 6. GSK PLC
    0.39% of assets
    $15.21M invested
  • 7. Mirvac Group
    0.02% of assets
    $928,886 invested
  • 8. QBE Insurance Group Ltd
    0.08% of assets
    $3.02M invested
  • 9. L'Oreal SA
    0.15% of assets
    $5.91M invested
  • 10. Aviva PLC
    0.07% of assets
    $2.87M invested
Bottom scoring holdings
Bottom scoring holdings
The bottom 10 holdings in this portfolio with the worst scores on the Equileap Gender Scorecard. In the case of ties, the holding with more assets invested is listed higher.
  • 1. Summit Real Estate Holdings Ltd
    <0.01% of assets
    $59,363 invested
  • 2. AFI Properties Ltd
    <0.01% of assets
    $44,617 invested
  • 3. ABC-Mart Inc
    <0.01% of assets
    $239,143 invested
  • 4. Japan Material Co Ltd
    <0.01% of assets
    $105,482 invested
  • 5. NTT UD Reit Investment Corp
    <0.01% of assets
    $125,974 invested
  • 6. KBC Ancora SA
    0.01% of assets
    $415,336 invested
  • 7. New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc Ordinary Shares
    0.05% of assets
    $2.03M invested
  • 8. Weebit Nano Ltd
    <0.01% of assets
    $43,159 invested
  • 9. TravelSky Technology Ltd Class H
    <0.01% of assets
    $222,605 invested
  • 10. Kyoritsu Maintenance Co Ltd
    <0.01% of assets
    $126,204 invested
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on VSGX at Morningstar.com
Gender Equality and Returns
Returns chart for Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
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The figure above charts annualized returns and Gender Equality Fund grades. The orange marker represents this fund. The purple marker (if present) represents an assigned benchmark. Blue dots represent funds in the same Morningstar category as this fund. Dark gray dots represent funds in the same grading group as this fund. Returns are for the most recent available for this fund of 1, 3, 5, or 10 year annualized returns. The higher a fund is marked on the Y axis, the better its returns for the specified time period. The higher a fund is marked on the X axis, the better its Gender Equality Funds group ranking. Read more on the How it Works page.
Benchmarking tool
Current fund
VSGX
Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
Family
Vanguard
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/24
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher 5-yr returns 
0.1% more  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
2 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
1 / 40 points lower
Same equal compensation and work life balance score 
0 / 30 points 
Same policies promoting gender equality score 
0 / 20 points 
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Current fund
VSGX
Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
Family
Vanguard
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/24
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher 5-yr returns 
0.1% more  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
2 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
1 / 40 points lower
Same equal compensation and work life balance score 
0 / 30 points 
Same policies promoting gender equality score 
0 / 20 points 
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Current fund
VSGX
Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
Family
Vanguard
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/24
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher 5-yr returns 
0.1% more  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
2 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
1 / 40 points lower
Same equal compensation and work life balance score 
0 / 30 points 
Same policies promoting gender equality score 
0 / 20 points 
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Gender-lens analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Overall gender equality score
This fund
VSGX - Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
11%
-0.93%
5.44%
/
53  / 100 points
Benchmark
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
11%
0.29%
5.34%
3.72%
55  / 100 points
Fund compared to benchmark
 
0.24%
-1.23%
0.1%
/
2  / 100 points lower
Find more financial data on VSGX at Morningstar.com
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