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In the tables below, ETFdb.com presents recommended exchange traded fund (ETF) alternatives to the mutual fund VFIDX. These recommendations are powered by ETFdb's Mutual Fund to ETF Converter tool.
How ETFdb.com has selected ETF alternatives to VFIDX: The mutual fund VFIDX has been benchmarked by Vanguard against an index, Barclays Capital U.S. 5-10 Year Credit Bond Index, in its fund prospectus. The ETF alternatives to VFIDX listed below consist of (1) ETFs which track Barclays Capital U.S. 5-10 Year Credit Bond Index, and (2) ETFs which track other indexes in the same ETFdb.com Category as Barclays Capital U.S. 5-10 Year Credit Bond Index.
There are no ETFs linked to Barclays Capital U.S. 5-10 Year Credit Bond Index.
The following table presents exchange traded funds linked to indexes in the same ETFdb.com Category as Barclays Capital U.S. 5-10 Year Credit Bond Index.
|Symbol||ETF Name||Assets||YTD||Expense Ratio|
|LQD||iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF||$32,633,204.66||6.34%||0.15%|
|VCSH||Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF||$23,781,337.67||2.75%||0.07%|
|VCIT||Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF||$22,982,634.78||5.52%||0.07%|
|VCLT||Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF||$3,408,467.73||7.81%||0.07%|
|SKOR||FlexShares Credit-Scored US Corporate Bond Index Fund||$103,298.77||4.28%||0.22%|
|IBND||SPDR Barclays Capital International Corporate Bond ETF||$176,726.94||0.96%||0.50%|
|PICB||Invesco International Corporate Bond ETF||$118,791.08||3.56%||0.50%|
|CORP||PIMCO Investment Grade Corporate Bond Index Fund||$633,483.44||5.48%||0.20%|
|CBND||SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Corporate Bond ETF||$57,118.56||5.29%||0.06%|
|FLTR||VanEck Vectors Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF||$540,751.92||2.96%||0.14%|
|GSY||Invesco Ultra Short Duration ETF||$2,466,729.01||1.25%||0.25%|
|FLOT||iShares Floating Rate Bond ETF||$10,559,853.29||1.89%||0.20%|
|PFIG||Invesco Fundamental Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF||$159,036.38||3.64%||0.22%|
|FLRN||SPDR Barclays Capital Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF||$4,027,472.77||1.88%||0.15%|
|QLTA||iShares Aaa - A Rated Corporate Bond ETF||$312,220.22||4.31%||0.15%|
|EMCB||WisdomTree Emerging Markets Corporate Bond Fund||$35,571.44||5.93%||0.60%|
|BSCK||Invesco BulletShares 2020 Corporate Bond ETF||$1,754,097.20||1.43%||0.10%|
|CEMB||iShares Emerging Markets Corporate Bond ETF||$104,020.69||6.24%||0.50%|
|RAVI||FlexShares Ready Access Variable Income Fund||$253,193.11||1.43%||0.25%|
|IBCE||iShares iBonds Mar 2023 Corporate ex-Financials ETF||$25,235.06||2.77%||0.10%|
|IBDD||iShares iBonds Mar 2023 Corporate ETF||$77,258.38||3.29%||0.10%|
|BSCL||Invesco BulletShares 2021 Corporate Bond ETF||$1,491,952.91||2.05%||0.10%|
|BSCM||Invesco BulletShares 2022 Corporate Bond ETF||$1,202,913.80||3.02%||0.10%|
|SLQD||iShares 0-5 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF||$1,665,048.14||2.38%||0.06%|
|IGHG||ProShares Investment Grade-Interest Rate Hedged||$338,444.57||6.77%||0.30%|
|LQDH||iShares Interest Rate Hedged Corporate Bond ETF||$202,606.96||5.04%||0.25%|
|LDRI||Invesco LadderRite 0-5 Year Corporate Bond ETF||$12,456.41||2.18%||0.22%|
|BSCN||Invesco BulletShares 2023 Corporate Bond ETF||$672,033.48||3.79%||0.10%|
|BSCO||Invesco BulletShares 2024 Corporate Bond ETF||$448,022.16||4.69%||0.10%|
|FCOR||Fidelity Corporate Bond ETF||$72,312.59||6.15%||0.36%|
|IGIH||Xtrackers Investment Grade Bond - Interest Rate Hedged ETF||$8,218.83||5.60%||0.25%|
|IBDQ||iShares iBonds Dec 2025 Corporate ETF||$399,989.53||5.96%||0.10%|
|IBDP||iShares iBonds Dec 2024 Corporate ETF||$453,229.96||4.66%||0.10%|
|IBDO||iShares iBonds Dec 2023 Corporate ETF||$668,598.19||3.76%||0.10%|
|IBDN||iShares iBonds Dec 2022 Corporate ETF||$793,312.21||3.49%||0.10%|
|IBDM||iShares iBonds Dec 2021 Corporate ETF||$1,110,357.18||2.02%||0.10%|
|LKOR||FlexShares Credit-Scored U.S. Long Corporate Bond Index Fund||$28,420.00||7.22%||0.22%|
|BSCP||Invesco BulletShares 2025 Corporate Bond ETF||$241,947.85||5.41%||0.10%|
|ICSH||iShares Ultra Short-Term Bond ETF||$1,317,002.67||1.13%||0.08%|
|IBDL||iShares iBonds Dec 2020 Corporate ETF||$1,114,881.18||1.63%||0.10%|
|SFIG||WisdomTree Fundamental U.S. Short Term Corporate Bond Fund||$4,980.29||2.40%||0.18%|
|WFIG||WisdomTree Fundamental U.S. Corporate Bond Fund||$4,914.98||4.77%||0.18%|
|IBDR||iShares iBonds Dec 2026 Term Corporate ETF||$246,532.11||5.94%||0.10%|
|BSCQ||Invesco BulletShares 2026 Corporate Bond ETF||$90,034.55||5.66%||0.10%|
|FLCO||Franklin Liberty Investment Grade Corporate ETF||$118,047.90||5.33%||0.35%|
|IFIX||Xtrackers Barclays International Corporate Bond Hedged ETF||$5,118.33||3.96%||0.30%|
|VNLA||Janus Short Duration Income ETF||$912,124.70||2.02%||0.35%|
|GIGB||Goldman Sachs Access Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF||$345,130.97||5.56%||0.14%|
|IGEB||iShares Edge Investment Grade Enhanced Bond ETF||$101,050.06||5.23%||0.18%|
|SUSC||iShares ESG USD Corporate Bond ETF||$30,936.29||4.85%||0.18%|
|SUSB||iShares ESG 1-5 Year USD Corporate Bond ETF||$80,814.05||2.80%||0.12%|
|IBD||Inspire Corporate Bond Impact ETF||$99,726.46||3.13%||0.61%|
|FFIU||Fieldstone/UVA Unconstrained Medium-Term Fixed Income ETF||$44,630.53||3.99%||0.46%|
|IBDS||iShares iBonds Dec 2027 Term Corporate ETF||$153,296.92||5.63%||0.10%|
|LLQD||iShares 10+ Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF||$9,646.50||8.52%||0.06%|
|MLQD||iShares 5-10 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF||$9,819.18||5.51%||0.06%|
|BSCR||Invesco BulletShares 2027 Corporate Bond ETF||$50,062.14||5.96%||0.10%|
|SPIB||SPDR Portfolio Intermediate Term Corporate Bond ETF||$4,431,954.33||4.00%||0.07%|
|SPLB||SPDR Portfolio Long Term Corporate Bond ETF||$533,842.94||7.50%||0.07%|
|SPSB||SPDR Portfolio Short Term Corporate Bond ETF||$5,073,545.10||1.85%||0.07%|
|GUDB||Sage ESG Intermediate Credit ETF||$14,843.70||3.61%||0.35%|
|VTC||Vanguard Total Corporate Bond ETF||$124,860.00||5.26%||0.07%|
|KORP||American Century Diversified Corporate Bond ETF||$37,285.59||4.48%||0.45%|
|IG||Principal Investment Grade Corporate Active ETF||$233,739.39||5.83%||0.26%|
|SPXB||ProShares S&P 500 Bond ETF||$26,742.32||5.23%||0.15%|
|HSRT||Hartford Short Duration ETF||$101,300.35||3.16%||0.29%|
|FLDR||Fidelity Low Duration Bond Factor ETF||$60,391.86||1.88%||0.15%|
|IIGD||Invesco Investment Grade Defensive ETF||$6,349.65||2.70%||0.13%|
|IIGV||Invesco Investment Grade Value ETF||$6,399.34||5.00%||0.13%|
|IGIB||iShares Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF||$5,864,313.33||5.97%||0.06%|
|IGLB||iShares Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF||$900,300.45||7.66%||0.06%|
|IGSB||iShares Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF||$11,102,528.14||2.76%||0.06%|
|USIG||iShares Broad USD Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF||$3,042,571.58||4.97%||0.06%|
|IGBH||iShares Interest Rate Hedged Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF||$52,423.00||5.54%||0.16%|
|BSCS||Invesco BulletShares 2028 Corporate Bond ETF||$18,502.67||6.11%||0.10%|
|IBDT||iShares iBonds Dec 2028 Term Corporate ETF||$55,642.02||5.55%||0.10%|
|JIGB||JPMorgan Corporate Bond Research Enhanced ETF||$27,430.25||5.34%||0.14%|
|SDAG||IQ Short Duration Enhanced Core Bond U.S. ETF||$3,791.87||1.61%||0.36%|
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