Vanguard Short Term Bond Index Fund expenses

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Vanguard Short Term Bond Index Fund expenses examines the history of the fund's measurable expenses: the management fees.[note 1]


Expense Ratios[1]
Year Investor ER Admiral ER
[note 2]
ETF ER Benchmark tracker
[note 3][note 4]
2016 0.15% 0.07% 0.07% Barclayslogo.png Float Adjusted Index
2015 0.20% 0.10% 0.10% Barclayslogo.png Float Adjusted Index
2014 0.20% 0.10% 0.10% Barclayslogo.png Float Adjusted Index
2013 0.20% 0.10% 0.10% Barclayslogo.png Float Adjusted Index
2012 0.20% 0.10% 0.10% Barclayslogo.png Float Adjusted Index
2011 0.22% 0.11% 0.11% Barclayslogo.png Float Adjusted Index
2010 0.22% 0.11% 0.11% Barclayslogo.png Float Adjusted Index
2009 0.22% 0.12% 0.12% Barclayslogo.png U.S. 1–5 Year Index
2008 0.19% 0.11% 0.10% Barclayslogo.png U.S. 1–5 Year Index
2007 0.18% 0.10% 0.11% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
2006 0.18% 0.11% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
2005 0.18% 0.11% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
2004 0.18% 0.10% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
2003 0.20% 0.15% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
2002 0.21% 0.16% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
2001 0.21% 0.17% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
2000 0.21% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
1999 0.20% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
1998 0.20% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
1997 0.20% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year]
1996 0.20% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
1995 0.20% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year
1994 0.18% Lehman Brothers logo.svg U.S. 1–5 Year

Notes

  1. Chart:Expense ratio

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  2. On October 6, 2010 Vanguard reduced the minimum requirements for Admiral Shares to $10,000. Vanguard lowers the cost of investing again
  3. The fund has changed tracking indexes once in its history:
    • Barclays U.S. 1–5 Year Government/Credit Bond Index through December 31, 2009
    • Barclays U.S. 1–5 Year Government/Credit Float Adjusted Index thereafter.
  4. Prior to September 22, 2008, the fund tracked the Lehman Brothers bond index, which was purchased by Barclay's after Lehman's insolvency:Lehman indices.

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