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Baillie Gifford UK and Worldwide Equity Class B - Accumulation (GBP)

Sell:132.80p Buy:132.80p Change: 0.1p (0.08%)
Prices as at 23 October 2020
Sell:132.80p
Buy:132.80p
Change: 0.1p (0.08%)
You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account
Prices as at 23 October 2020
Sell:132.80p
Buy:132.80p
Change: 0.1p (0.08%)
Prices as at 23 October 2020
You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account
The selling price currently displayed is higher than the buying price. This can occur temporarily for a variety of reasons; shortly before the market opens, after the market closes or because of extraordinary price volatility during the trading day.

Our view on this Fund

This fund does not feature on the Wealth Shortlist of funds our analysts believe have the potential to outperform their peers over the long term. This is not a recommendation to sell; however, if you are thinking of adding to your investments, we believe the Wealth Shortlist is a good place to start. View funds on the Wealth Shortlist »

Our view on the sector

Our view on the sector for this fund is not available.

Performance Analysis

Performance analysis for this fund is not available.

Investment Philosophy

Investment philosophy for this fund is not available.

Process and Portfolio Construction

Process and portfolio construction for this fund are not available.

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Fund Track Record

23/10/15 to 23/10/16 23/10/16 to 23/10/17 23/10/17 to 23/10/18 23/10/18 to 23/10/19 23/10/19 to 23/10/20
Annual return n/a n/a -1.36% 12.43% 16.49%

Please remember past performance is not a guide to future returns. Where no data is shown, figures are not available. This information is provided to help you choose your own investments, remember they can fall as well as rise in value so you may not get back the original amount invested.

Information about the fund

Fund manager biography

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Manager Name: Helen Xiong
Manager start date: 8 September 2017
Manager located in: Edinburgh

Helen graduated BSc (Hons) in Economics from Warwick University in 2007 and an MPhil in Economics from the University of Cambridge the following year. In 2008, she joined Baillie Gifford and is an Investment Manager in the North American Equity Team.

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Manager Name: Andrew Stobart
Manager start date: 8 September 2017
Manager located in: Edinburgh

Andrew graduated MA in Economics from the University of Cambridge in 1987. After three years working in investment banking in London, he joined Baillie Gifford in 1991. Having worked in the Japanese, North American and UK Equity Teams, Andrew is now an Investment Manager in the Emerging Markets Equity Team.

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Manager Name: Iain Campbell
Manager start date: 8 September 2017
Manager located in: Edinburgh

Iain graduated BA in Modern History from Oxford University in 2000, joining Baillie Gifford in 2004 after a short period at an investment bank. Most of Iain's investment career has been focused on Emerging and Developed Asian markets and Iain is member of the Japanese specialist team. Iain is responsible for managing various specialist Developed Asia including Japan portfolios and is also a member of the International Focus Portfolio Construction Group.

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Manager Name: Iain McCombie
Manager start date: 8 September 2017
Manager located in: Edinburgh

Iain graduated MA in Accounting from Aberdeen University and trained as a Chartered Accountant. Iain joined Baillie Gifford in 1994, and has spent the majority of his career as an investment manager in our UK Equity Team. He is lead manager of our UK Core strategy and has been one of the four members of our Pan-European Portfolio Construction Group since 2010. He became a Partner in 2005 and Chief of Investment Staff in 2013.

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Manager Name: Tom Walsh
Manager start date: 8 September 2017
Manager located in: Edinburgh

Tom graduated LLB (Hons) in Law & Economics from the University of Edinburgh in 1999 and is both CFA and ACA qualified. He worked at Fidelity International, Merrill Lynch and Deloitte & Touche before joining Baillie Gifford in 2009. He was an Investment Manager in the UK Equities and Global Opportunities Teams until 2015 when he joined the European Equity Team. He is a CFA Charterholder.

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You can buy or sell holdings in this fund through a Stocks and Shares ISA, Lifetime ISA, SIPP or Fund and Share Account