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Vanguard Cuts Fees On 6 ETFs
Vanguard Group announced in late February that it had cut the price of the Vanguard MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSE Arca: VWO) by 18 percent. It also slashed expense ratios on five other ETFs, saying the cuts reflect greater efficiencies in the way it runs the funds.
VWO now costs 0.22 percent—compared with 0.27 percent previously—making it the cheapest broad-market emerging markets ETF.
In mid-February, Global X launched the first-ever U.S.-listed ASEAN ETF, which provides exposure to the rapidly growing economies of Southeast Asia.