VSSVanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Small-Cap ETF
VSS Fund Description
VSS tracks a market-cap-weighted index of global non-US small-cap stocks.
VSS Factset Analytics Insight
VSS provides investors with a market cap-weighted representation of international small-cap stocks from developed and emerging countries. The fund has country and sector tilts that offer investors a great option for broad, neutral exposure to small firms outside the US. VSS has a securities lending program that more than offsets the fund's cost. The index undergoes review semi-annually starting each March.
VSS MSCI ESG Analytics Insight
Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Small-Cap ETF has an MSCI ESG Fund Rating of BBB based on a score of 5.35 out of 10. The MSCI ESG Fund Rating measures the resiliency of portfolios to long-term risks and opportunities arising from environmental, social, and governance factors. ESG Fund Ratings range from best (AAA) to worst (CCC). Highly rated funds consist of companies that tend to show strong and/or improving management of financially relevant environmental, social and governance issues. These companies may be more resilient to disruptions arising from ESG events.
The fund’s Peer Rank reflects the ranking of a fund’s MSCI ESG Fund Quality Score against the scores of other funds within the same peer group, as defined by the Thomson Reuters Lipper Global Classification. Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Small-Cap ETF ranks in the 35th percentile within its peer group and in the 17th percentile within the global universe of all funds covered by MSCI ESG Fund Ratings.
VSS MSCI FaCS and Factor Box
MSCI FaCS is a standard method for evaluating and reporting the Factor characteristics of equity portfolios including ETFs. The Factor Box includes 6 Factors that MSCI has identified that historically provided a return premium. On the vertical axis, the Factor Groups, are displayed and the horizontal axis displays the Factor exposure, overweight, underweight or neutral.
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VSS Factset Analytics Block Liquidity
This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of VSS. VSS is rated a 5 out of 5.