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Baillie Gifford Global Discovery

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Baillie Gifford Global Discovery B Acc
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  • What is the Fund’s objective?

    The objective is to produce attractive returns over the long term by investing globally in transferable securities of companies that the ACD considers offer excellent future growth prospects. The Fund may also invest in money market instruments, cash and near cash. In addition, the Fund also has the ability to invest up to (but no more than) 10% in value of the Fund in each of the following: collective investment schemes and deposits.

    Who manages this fund?

    Douglas Brodie Since 01-May-2011

    Douglas graduated BSc in Molecular Biology & Biochemistry from Durham University in 1997 and with a DPhil in Molecular...

    Primary manager

  • How has this fund performed?

    Cumulative Performance chart

    Cumulative Performance as at 18/08/2017
        3m 6m 1yr 3yrs 5yrs
    Baillie Gifford Global Discovery B Acc +5.7 +11.6 +19.8 +60.6 +158.5
    Global +4.0 +4.9 +15.0 +42.8 +77.8

    Discrete Performance chart

  • What is Baillie Gifford saying?

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  • Ratios and Analysis

    How does this fund compare against other funds in Global?

    Quartile Ranking

        1y 3y
    ? Position 32 / 244 29 / 222
    ? Quartile 1 1

    Ranking is for the main unit within the sector View other funds in this sector

    Other Rating

    Morningstar Analyst

    Ratio Info

        1y 3y
    ? Volatility 8.23 14.02
    ? Alpha 22.26 4.02
    ? Beta 0.14 1.18
    ? Sharpe 2.56 1.09
    ? Info Ratio 0.70 0.64
    ? R2 0.01 0.61
    ? Quartiles:1 2 3 4

    Risk Score

    FE Risk scores allow you to see how risky a fund is in comparison with the FTSE 100.

    This fund: 134
    FTSE 100: 100
    Cash: 0

    Investment Details

    Initial 0.00%
    Annual 0.75%
    ? OCF 0.77%
    ? Performance Fee NONE
    Minimum Investment?
    Initial £ 1,000
    Additional n/a
  • Prices

      Unit type Currency Bid Offer Date Yield Citicode SEDOL ISIN
    Baillie Gifford Global Discovery B Acc ACC GBX 1128.00 18 Aug 2017 0.00 BQ95 0605933 GB0006059330

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  • What does this fund invest in?

    Asset Class Breakdown (31 Jul 2017)

    Rank Asset %    
    1 North American Equities 52.85
    2 UK Equities 20.79
    3 Europe ex UK Equities 11.33
    4 Asia Pacific Equities 8.38
    5 Money Market 4.80
    6 Global Emerging Market Equities 1.85

    Top Holdings (30 Jun 2017)

    Rank Largest Holdings %  
    3 IROBOT CORP 3.30
    5 WAYFAIR INC 2.90
    6 TESLA INC 2.60
    7 ZILLOW INC 2.50
    9 IP GROUP 2.10
    10 OCADO GROUP PLC 1.90
  • Additional Information

    Additional Information

    Legal Structure: OEIC
    Own ISA wrapper: NO
    Trustee / Depositary: National Westminster Bank plc
    Registrar: Baillie Gifford & Co. Ltd.
    Multi-Manager: NO
    Dividend policy: Apr 30 (Final)
    Fund size: £284.2m / $365.5m (18-Aug-17)
    Unit Launch: 19-Jun-2001
    Fund Launch: 29-Oct-1993
    Savings plan: Minimum: £ 50.0 Monthly
    Pricing times: 10:00 Daily
    Dealing times: Daily 9-5 pm, Forward
    Dealing frequency: Daily
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  • Contact Details

    Calton Square, 1 Greenside Row, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 3AN

    0800 917 4750 (Broker Line)
    0800 917 4751 (Dealing)
    0800 917 4751 (Enquiries)
    0131 275 3955 (Fax Number)
    0131 275 2000 (Main Number)

All prices in Pence Sterling (GBX) unless otherwise specified. Price total return performance figures are calculated on a bid price to bid price basis (mid to mid for OEICs) with net income (dividends) reinvested. Performance figures are shown in Pound Sterling (GBP). You can switch the fund’s native currency using the currency selector towards the top of this page.

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