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Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Adm (VBTLX)

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Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Adm
PO Box 2600V26Valley Forge PA 19482
Phone: 800-662-7447
Fund Overview 
Category:Intermediate-Term Bond
Fund Family:Vanguard
Net Assets:112.08B
Year-to-Date Return:1.91%
Morningstar Rating:3 stars
Fund Inception Date:Nov 12, 2001
Morningstar Style Box 
Intermediate-Term Bond
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Management Information 
Kenneth Volpert
Lead Manager since Dec 1, 1992
Volpert is a Principal and Portfolio Manager of the Vanguard Group, his employer since 1992. He entered the company as an Assistant Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager and is currently the Head of Vanguard’s Bond Index Group. His previous employers include Mellon Bond Associates and Investment & Capital Management Corporation. Volpert has worked in investment management since 1981 and holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst. He is also a member of the AIMR and the Investment Analysts Society of Philadelphia.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:10,000
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:50
VBTLX can be purchased from 50 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 (Mar 30, 2014) : 0.00
Last Cap Gain : 0.00
Annual Holdings Turnover (Apr 14, 2014) : 73.00%
Average for Category:181.77%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpenseVBTLXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):0.08%0.89%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:0.10%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:0.10%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee:N/AN/A
Max Front End Sales Load:N/A4.08%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A2.25%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:32428
5 Yr Expense Projection*:56679
10 Yr Expense Projection*:1281,379
* Per $10,000 invested