Vanguard’s Narayanan Discusses VUSB

Vanguard’s Narayanan Discusses VUSB

Vanguard’s active, short-term bond ETF is growing fast. Here’s who should buy it.

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The Vanguard Ultra Short Bond ETF (VUSB) is a fund that aims to generate extra yield compared to what investors can get with government money market funds and other funds that hold Treasury bills.

How does this strategy work and what are the risks?

In this episode of Talk ETFs, Senior Analyst Sumit Roy sits down with Arvind Narayanan, the lead portfolio manager for VUSB.

Narayana notes that his ETF targets a duration of 1, which makes it unique among short-term bond ETFs.

Learn more by tuning into this exciting episode.

Talk ETFs is a weekly video series hosted by’s Senior Analyst Sumit Roy. Episodes highlight up-to-the-minute investing trends and strategies with commentary from leading experts in the ETF industry.