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How to buy the Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF | A$79.03

Invest in the Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF in just a few minutes.

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Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF (VGS) is an exchange traded fund listed on the ASX. It opened the day at A$79.4, after a previous close of A$79.31. During the day the price has varied from a low of A$78.95 to a high of A$79.42. The latest price was A$79.03 (25-minute delay). All prices are listed in Australian Dollars.

How to buy the Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$78.69

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 price

Use our graph to track the performance of VGS stocks over time.

Share Trading Account Offer

Bell Direct ETF Offer

$ 0

Standard brokerage - Australian shares

Share Trading Account Offer

Get free ETF trades until September 30, 2020 when you join Bell Direct (T&Cs apply).

  • $0 Brokerage on ETFs until Sept 30th
  • Invest in Australian shares and mFunds
  • Finder Award: Best for long-term investing
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Important: Share trading carries risk of capital loss.

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Compare ETF brokers

The value of your investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invested. Past performance is no indication of future results.
Data indicated here is updated regularly
Name Product Standard brokerage fee Inactivity fee Markets
IG Share Trading
Finder Award
IG Share Trading
AUD 8 or 0.1%
AUD 50 per quarter if you make fewer than three trades in that period
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading
Brokerage discount: $5 on Australian shares for active traders & $0 commission on US and global shares
Enjoy some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market when trading Australian shares, international shares, forex and CFDs, plus get access to 24-hour customer support.
Bell Direct Share Trading
AUD 15 or 0.1%
No
ASX shares, mFunds
Special offer: Free ETF trades until September 30th when you join Bell Direct
Bell Direct offers a one-second placement guarantee on market-to-limit ASX orders or your trade is free, plus enjoy extensive free research reports from top financial experts.
Superhero share trading
$5 a trade
$0
ASX shares
Trade ASX stocks and ETFs with a flat $5 brokerage fee and a low minimum investment of just $100.
CMC Markets Stockbroking
AUD 11 or 0.1%
No
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading, Options trading, mFunds
$0 brokerage on global shares including US, UK and Japan markets.
Trade up to 9,000 products, including shares, managed funds, forex, commodities and cryptocurrencies, plus access up to 15 major global and Australian stock exchanges.
ANZ Share Investing
AUD 19.95
No
ASX shares, Global shares, Margin trading, Options trading
Earn 1 Qantas Point per AU$3 spent on brokerage fees on certain instruments.
Access Morningstar reports, company announcements and and live pricing via ANZ’s share investing platform. Available for desktop and mobile.
Westpac Online Investing Account
AUD 19.95 or 0.11%
AUD 63.50 per year on the global markets account
ASX shares, Global shares, Options trading, US shares
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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.

Disclaimer: This information should not be interpreted as an endorsement of futures, stocks, ETFs, options or any specific provider, service or offering. It should not be relied upon as investment advice or construed as providing recommendations of any kind. Futures, stocks, ETFs and options trading involves substantial risk of loss and therefore are not appropriate for all investors. Past performance is not an indication of future results. Consider your own circumstances, and obtain your own advice, before making any trades.

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