Exchange-traded shares of three Vanguard international index funds will begin trading this morning on the American Stock Exchange.

The new VIPER shares, officials at Vanguard said, will feature expense ratios as low as 0.18%, which are considerably below the expense rations of the 43 international exchange-traded products available today.

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