Why Didn’t Vanguard Close VIG Like It Closed VDIGX?

The Vanguard Dividend Growth Fund (MUTF:VDIGX) recently shut its doors to new investors. That’s prompted a lot of discussion about the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEARCA:VIG), which remains “open.” Why is one closed and the other not, and what does it mean for you?

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