Vanguard Variable Annuity - High Yield Bond Portfolio
Average Annual Returns—Updated Monthly as of 12/31/2017 (fee-adjusted)
 VVA-High Yield Bond Inception Date: 06/03/1996
 High-Yield Corporate Composite Idx (Benchmark)

The performance data shown represent past performance, which is not a guarantee of future results. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate, so that investors' shares, when sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data cited. Expense ratio information can be found on the Overview page.

Recent Investment Returns
as of 01/12/2018
as of 12/31/2017
Three-Month Total
as of 12/31/2017
VVA-High Yield Bond0.60%6.70%0.22%–0.07%
High-Yield Corporate Composite Idx*6.60% 0.20%0.36%

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*Consists of 95% Bloomberg Barclays U.S. High-Yield Ba/B 2% Issuer Capped Index and 5% Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 1–5 Year Treasury Bond Index.