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Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Inv (VBMFX)

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Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Inv
PO Box 2600V26Valley Forge PA 19482
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Phone: 800-662-7447
Fund Overview 
Category:Intermediate-Term Bond
Fund Family:Vanguard
Net Assets:119.69B
Year-to-Date Return:4.00%
Yield:2.48%
Morningstar Rating:3 stars
Fund Inception Date:Dec 11, 1986
Morningstar Style Box 
Intermediate-Term Bond
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Management Information 
Joshua C. Barrickman
Lead Manager since Feb 22, 2013
Barrickman is a portfolio manager of Vanguard. He has worked in investment management with Vanguard since 1999, managed investment portfolios since 2005 and co-managed the intermediate-term bond index fund since 2008. Barrickman holds the Charted Financial Analyst designation.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:3,000
Min Initial Investment, IRA:N/A
Min Initial Investment, AIP:N/A
Min Subsequent Investment:100
Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:N/A
Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:N/A
VBMFX can be purchased from 104 brokerages.

Fund Summary 
The investment seeks the performance of a broad, market-weighted bond index. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index. This index represents a wide spectrum of public, investment-grade, taxable, fixed income securities in the United States-including government, corporate, and international dollar-denominated bonds, as well as mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities-all with maturities of more than 1 year. All of the fund's investments will be selected through the sampling process, and at least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in bonds held in the index.

Fund Operations 
Last Dividend : 0.00
Last Cap Gain (Mar 30, 2014) : 0.00
Annual Holdings Turnover (Oct 28, 2014) : 73.00%
Average for Category:158.04%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpenseVBMFXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):0.20%0.87%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:0.20%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:0.20%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee:N/AN/A
Max Front End Sales Load:N/A4.06%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A2.18%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:64445
5 Yr Expense Projection*:113717
10 Yr Expense Projection*:2551,471
* Per $10,000 invested