https://api.vanguard.com/rs/gre/gls/1.3.0/documents/dddd/gb
WELCOME

Vanguard is a different kind of investment company. It was founded in the United States in 1975 on a simple but revolutionary idea: that an investment company should manage its funds solely in the interests of its clients.

This is a philosophy that has helped millions of people around the world to achieve their goals with low-cost, uncomplicated investments.

It's what we stand for: value to investors.

Transcript


Vanguard key facts*

Headquarters

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, USA

Chairman

Mortimer J. Buckley

CEO

Mortimer J. Buckley

Funds offered

192 in the US, and 232 funds in the markets outside the US.

Headquarters

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, USA

Chairman

Mortimer J. Buckley

CEO

Mortimer J. Buckley

Funds offered

192 in the US, and 232 funds in the markets outside the US.

Founded

1975

Global assets

$6.2 trillion

Number of employees

More than 17,600 worldwide

Ownership

Client-owned**

Infographic

*Data as at 31 December 2019. Monetary figures are in US dollars.

**The Vanguard Group, Inc. is owned by Vanguard's US-domiciled funds and ETFs. Those funds in turn are owned by their investors.


Low cost, uncomplicated investments


Support for our clients

Infographic

Want to know more?

Read our guides to discover the Vanguard difference.

Vanguard difference

Our philosophy

Read more about what makes Vanguard different.

Download
four investement principles

Our principles

Discover our four principles for investment success.

Download
Vanguard in a nutshell

Our story

Get the quick overview of who Vanguard is.

Download

Important Information

Gender Pay Gap report

In accordance with UK legislation, Vanguard has calculated gender pay gap data to show the difference in average pay and bonuses between all men and women in our UK workforce.

Women in finance

Vanguard is a signatory to the Women in finance charter which is a commitment by HM Treasury and its signatories to work together to build a more balanced and fair industry.

Assessment of value report

The report is an annual self-assessment of whether Vanguard provide value for our clients and is a requirement under rules introduced by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).