Vanguard Total International Bond Index’s low fee and diversified portfolio make it a compelling option for hedged exposure to non-U.S. investment-grade bonds. Its Institutional Select share class earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold, its exchange-rated and Institutional share classes earn a Silver rating, and its Admiral and Investor share classes are rated Bronze.
Will VTIFX outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable VTIFX’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the VTIFX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
The Parent Pillar is our rating of VTIFX’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.