How to buy the Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF
- Compare online brokers. To invest in exchange traded funds (ETFs) listed in Australia, you’ll need to sign up to an ETF broker platform with access to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Our table below can help you choose.
- Open and fund your account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
- Search for the Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF. Find the ETF by name or ticker symbol: VGS. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
- Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
- Decide on how many to buy. Look at today's price and weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you've invested in the Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how the fund performs over time
Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF price performance over time
|1 week (2020-09-11)||-0.23%|
|1 month (2020-08-18)||-1.50%|
|3 months (2020-06-18)||1.08%|
|6 months (2020-03-18)||13.71%|
|1 year (2019-09-18)||1.25%|
|2 years (2018-09-18)||7.59%|
|3 years (2017-09-18)||29.53%|
|5 years (2015-09-18)||35.21%|
Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF unit priceUse our graph to track the performance of VGS stocks over time.
Standard brokerage - Australian shares
Share Trading Account Offer
Get free ETF trades until September 30, 2020 when you join Bell Direct (T&Cs apply).
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Detailed fund information
Seeks to track the return of the MSCI World ex-Australia (with net dividends reinvested), inAustralian dollars Index, before taking into account fees, expenses and tax.
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