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Strategy and policy

Investment strategy

The portfolio invests entirely in Vanguard Total International Stock Index Fund, which employs a “passive management”—or indexing—investment approach designed to track the performance of the FTSE Global All Cap ex US Index, a free-float-adjusted market-capitalization-weighted index designed to measure equity market performance of companies located in developed and emerging markets, excluding the United States.  The index includes approximately 5,300 stocks of companies located in 44 countries. The portfolio invests all, or substantially all, of its assets in the common stocks included in its target index.

Investment policy

The portfolio invests in a Vanguard fund, which follows its own investment policies.

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