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Baillie Gifford China Growth Trust plc (BGCG) Ordinary 25p Shares

Sell:204.00p Buy:206.00p 0 Change: 2.00p (0.99%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 14 June 2024 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Change: 2.00p (0.99%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 14 June 2024 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Change: 2.00p (0.99%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 14 June 2024 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
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1 week 1W 1.92% 1 year 1Y 8.93%
1 month 1M 8.93% 2 years 2Y 35.44%
3 months 3M 4.88% 3 years 3Y 57.05%
6 months 6M 3.55% 5 years 5Y 36.55%

Performance figures are based on the previous close price. Past performance is not an indication of future performance.

Trust Basics

Benchmark: MSCI China All Shares TR GBP
Annual management charge: n/a
Performance fee: No
Ongoing charge: 1.18%
Dividend yield: 0.98%
Dividend frequency: Semi-Annually
Total assets: £146m
Gross gearing: 4%
Market capitalisation:Market cap.: £124m
Shares in issue: 61.12 million
Legal structure Closed Ended Investment Company
Domicile: United Kingdom
ISIN GB0003656021

Recent dividends paid or declared by Baillie Gifford China Growth Trust plc:

Type Ex-div date Payment date Amount
Final * 20/06/2024 24/07/2024 2.00p
Final 22/06/2023 26/07/2023 1.70p
Final 23/06/2022 27/07/2022 4.60p
Interim 21/10/2021 12/11/2021 2.55p
Final 24/06/2021 23/07/2021 4.60p

* Dividend has not yet been paid but has been declared by Baillie Gifford China Growth Trust plc.

This data is provided by Digital Look. HL accepts no responsibility for its accuracy and you should independently check data before making any investment decision.

Full dividend history

Five years' total annual Baillie Gifford China Growth Trust plc dividends:

year end
Total dividend
31/01/2024 1.10% 1.21 2.00p
31/01/2023 0.60% 1.26 1.70p
31/01/2022 2.10% 0.14 7.15p
31/01/2021 1.30% 0.63 7.15p
31/01/2020 2.10% 1.00 7.15p

All dividend data is calculated excluding any special dividends. Historical dividends may be adjusted to reflect any subsequent rights issues and corporate actions.

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Important Documents


The Trust aims to produce long term capital growth by investing in an actively managed portfolio of Chinese companies. Up to a maximum of 20% of assets may be invested in companies not listed on a public market (measured at time of purchase). We invest on a long-term (5 year) perspective, and have a strong preference for growth. We are looking for significant upside in each stock that we invest in. The process is driven by rigorous, fundamental, bottom-up analysis undertaken by our dedicated emerging markets team, with input from our China office. The fund managers draw on this analysis, as well as insights gleaned from discussion with all of Baillie Gifford’s global investors, to produce a portfolio that typically holds 40–80 stocks.


Estimated NAV: 228.70
Latest actual NAV: 228.88
Latest actual NAV date: 13 June 2024
Premium/Discount: -11.68%
12m average Premium/Discount: -11.16%
NAV frequency: Daily
Security Weight
Tencent Holdings Ltd 8.65%
Bytedance Ltd Series E-1 Pref. 8.20%
Kweichow Moutai Co Ltd Class A 5.64%
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Ordinary Shares 5.14%
Meituan Class B 4.27%
China Merchants Bank Co Ltd Class H 3.19%
Ping An Insurance (Group) Co. of China Ltd Class H 2.72%
Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd Class A 2.64%
Zhejiang Sanhua Intelligent Controls Co Ltd Class 2.59%
NetEase Inc Ordinary Shares 2.49%
Sector Weight
Consumer Cyclical 28.99%
Industrials 13.51%
Communication Services 11.89%
Consumer Defensive 7.72%
Technology 7.49%
Financial Services 7.26%
Healthcare 7.14%
Basic Materials 3.72%
Utilities 1.59%
Real Estate 1.25%
Country Weight
China 87.50%
Hong Kong 1.77%
Taiwan 1.28%

Key Dates

Launch date: 30 December 1907
Financial year end: January
Next AGM: June 2025
Data policy - All information should be used for indicative purposes only. You should independently check data before making any investment decision. HL cannot guarantee that the data is accurate or complete, and accepts no responsibility for how it may be used. Prices provided by NBTrader. Charts provided by Factset. Dividend data provided by Digital Look. Recent trade data provided by MoneyAM. Trust basics, holding data, key dates, objective and NAV provided by Morningstar.

The London Stock Exchange does not disclose whether a trade is a buy or a sell so this data is estimated based on the trade price received and the LSE-quoted mid-price at the point the trade is placed. It should only be considered an indication and not a recommendation.

Trades priced above the mid-price at the time the trade is placed are labelled as a buy; those priced below the mid-price are sells; and those priced close to the mid-price or declared late are labelled 'N/A'.