2019 Vanguard Ex-Dividend and Distribution Dates: BND, BSV, VGLT, BIV, VCSH

Apparently Vanguard likes to keep their ETF ex-dividend and distribution dates a secret until just a couple days before the event.  It has that old mutual fund feel to it—”we’ll give you a quote after-market and allow you to buy or sell our stuff at the end of the day, otherwise go away…”

As a result, the dates below are just guesses, based on previous year’s ex-dividend and distribution dates.   For ex-dividend and pay dates see this  Vanguard link for getting the confirmed dates.

Selected Vanguard ETF Monthly Ex-dividend & Distributions Dates:  BND, BNDX, BSV, VGLT, BIV, VCSH, VWOB

2019 Ex-Dividend Dates
1-Feb 1-Mar 1-Apr 1-May 3-June 1-July 1-Aug
3-Sept 1-Oct 1-Nov 2-Dec 20-Dec 21-Dec (possible cap gain dist)
Pay / Distribution Dates
6-Feb 6-Mar 8-Apr 7-May 7-June 5-July 7-Aug
9-Sept 7-Oct 7-Nov 10-Dec 27-Dec 30-Dec (possible cap gain dist)

BND Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF
BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF
BSV Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF
VGLT Vanguard Long-Term Govt Bd Idx ETF
BIV Vanguard Intermediate-Term Bond ETF
VCSH Vanguard Short-Term Corp Bd Idx ETF
VWOB Emerging Markets Government Bond ETF

Looking for ex-dividend information for other ETFs? Check this page.

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