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Schwab 1000 Index ETF

Invest in America’s largest 1000 stocks.
Pay less than half the cost of Vanguard.

The Schwab 1000 Index® ETF offers:

  • Broad coverage—This ETF covers 90% of the entire U.S. equity market and 100% of large-cap stocks.
  • An established index—The Schwab 1000 Index® was created in 1991 as a more comprehensive way to track the largest stocks of the U.S. market.
  • Commission-free online trading1—Schwab clients can trade this ETF commission-free on

Lower costs than Vanguard and iShares:

Index ETF Annual Expenses2
Schwab 1000 Index® ETF SCHK 0.05% Lowest Cost
Vanguard Russell 1000 ETF VONE 0.12% 2x More than Schwab
iShares Russell 1000 ETF IWB 0.15% 3x More than Schwab

The Schwab 1000 Index®. A smart way to track the U.S. market.

Long track record: The Schwab 1000 Index® was built in 1991 to track the largest 1000 stocks in the U.S.

Comprehensive design: The Schwab 1000 Index® is designed to provide 100% exposure to the U.S. large-cap universe, unlike other U.S. large-cap indexes like the S&P 500®, which only samples it.

Objective criteria: The holdings in the Schwab 1000 Index® are evaluated and ranked annually using clear, open rules.

You can read about the index and its historical track record in the white paper “The Schwab 1000 Index®: 26 Years of Battle-Tested Results.”

Investors should consider carefully information contained in the prospectus or, if available, the summary prospectus, including investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses. Please read it carefully before investing.