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Vanguard FTSE UK Equity Index

Objective

The Vanguard FTSE UK Equity Index Fund seeks to track the performance of the FTSE All-Share Index. The Index is a free-float market-capitalisation weighted index representing the performance of all eligible companies listed on the London Stock Exchange’s main market, which pass screening for size and liquidity.

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

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