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In the tables below, ETFdb.com presents recommended exchange traded fund (ETF) alternatives to the mutual fund VTIAX. These recommendations are powered by ETFdb's Mutual Fund to ETF Converter tool.
How ETFdb.com has selected ETF alternatives to VTIAX: The mutual fund VTIAX has been benchmarked by Vanguard against an index, MSCI ACWI ex USA Investable Market Index, in its fund prospectus. The ETF alternatives to VTIAX listed below consist of (1) ETFs which track MSCI ACWI ex USA Investable Market Index, and (2) ETFs which track other indexes in the same ETFdb.com Category as MSCI ACWI ex USA Investable Market Index.
The following table presents exchange traded funds linked to MSCI ACWI ex USA Investable Market Index.
The following table presents exchange traded funds linked to indexes in the same ETFdb.com Category as MSCI ACWI ex USA Investable Market Index.
|Symbol||ETF Name||Assets||YTD||Expense Ratio|
|EEH||SPECTRUM U.S. ETN||$930.38||11.05%||0.75%|
|DOD||Dogs of the Dow ETN||$37,155.25||12.14%||0.75%|
|MCRO||IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF||$5,225.13||4.64%||0.99%|
|EPU||iShares MSCI Peru ETF||$187,896.50||11.04%||0.59%|
|AADR||AdvisorShares Dorsey Wright ADR ETF||$107,245.73||14.80%||0.88%|
|URA||Global X Uranium ETF||$248,120.27||7.97%||0.69%|
|ARGT||Global X MSCI Argentina ETF||$103,193.19||23.22%||0.59%|
|FWDI||AdvisorShares Madrona International ETF||$12,422.62||16.65%||1.25%|
|INKM||SPDR SSgA Income Allocation ETF||$102,555.54||7.09%||0.50%|
|VEGA||AdvisorShares STAR Global Buy-Write ETF||$15,024.50||10.13%||2.06%|
|TLTD||FlexShares Morningstar Developed Markets ex-US Market Factor Tilt Index ETF||$970,075.94||10.81%||0.39%|
|CAPE||Barclays ETN+ Shiller CAPE ETN||$143,790.15||14.87%||0.45%|
|ISRA||VanEck Vectors Israel ETF||$52,568.90||13.76%||0.59%|
|FNDC||Schwab Fundamental International Small Company Index ETF||$1,865,866.80||10.90%||0.39%|
|ROBO||ROBO Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF||$1,350,280.05||19.11%||0.95%|
|IPKW||Invesco International BuyBack Achievers™ ETF||$185,107.23||10.73%||0.55%|
|WIL||Barclays Women in Leadership ETN||$38,752.62||16.28%||0.45%|
|IFV||First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF||$573,067.06||13.11%||1.03%|
|ARKQ||ARK Industrial Innovation ETF||$176,758.85||15.19%||0.75%|
|DIVY||Reality Shares DIVS ETF||$72,147.91||5.25%||0.85%|
|GHII||Invesco S&P High Income Infrastructure ETF||$59,481.97||13.33%||0.45%|
|HSCZ||iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE Small Cap ETF||$19,920.97||12.85%||0.43%|
|TLDH||FlexShares Currency Hedged Morningstar DM ex-US Factor Tilt Index Fund||$8,211.62||11.44%||0.44%|
|IMOM||MomentumShares International Quantitative Momentum ETF||$58,170.60||11.68%||0.59%|
|RODI||Barclays Return on Disability ETN||$39,418.02||0.00%||0.45%|
|GAMR||ETFMG Video Game Tech ETF||$97,088.86||13.02%||0.75%|
|PRNT||3D Printing ETF||$37,805.33||11.35%||0.66%|
|MLPE||C-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP Fundamental Index ETN Series B||$21,255.00||16.05%||0.85%|
|BOTZ||Global X Robotics & Artificial Intelligence Thematic ETF||$1,581,049.14||18.94%||0.68%|
|SNSR||Global X Internet of Things Thematic ETF||$79,404.34||17.47%||0.68%|
|AGT||iShares MSCI Argentina and Global Exposure ETF||$23,491.89||23.06%||0.59%|
|HFGIC||Hartford Global Impact NextShares Fund||$5,379.30||N/A||0.69%|
|ACT||AdvisorShares Vice ETF||$14,131.27||20.07%||0.75%|
|DTEC||ALPS Disruptive Technologies ETF||$50,459.26||20.89%||0.50%|
|XKST||SPDR Kensho Smart Mobility ETF||$6,964.60||19.39%||0.46%|
|BLOK||Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF||$112,096.53||20.32%||0.70%|
|FOANC||Gabelli Food of All Nations NextShares||$1,225.44||0.00%||0.90%|
|GRBIC||Gabelli RBI NextShares||$694.83||N/A||0.95%|
|CGVIC||Causeway Global Value NextShares||$4,814.55||0.00%||1.05%|
|AIIQ||AI Powered International Equity ETF||$3,623.88||15.28%||0.79%|
|PETZC||Gabelli Pet Parents' NextShares||$941.22||N/A||0.96%|
|IRBO||iShares Robotics and Artificial Intelligence ETF||$29,598.25||22.71%||0.47%|
|DWSH||AdvisorShares Dorsey Wright Short ETF||$20,271.84||-19.66%||0.99%|
|AUGR||Defiance Future Tech ETF||$3,485.61||18.66%||0.40%|
|PYPE||ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN||$23,011.00||19.47%||N/A|
|PAWZ||ProShares Pet Care ETF||$26,459.85||8.40%||0.50%|
|XBUY||Amplify International Online Retail ETF||$2,760.83||N/A||0.69%|
|GBUY||Goldman Sachs Motif New Age Consumer ETF||$5,127.89||N/A||0.50%|
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