|Bid Price||-||Offer Price||-|
|Mid Price||GBX 666.40||Day Change||GBX +2.30 (0.35%)|
|Price Date||20 Oct 2017||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Inc.||Yield||0.69 %|
|Total Expense Ratio||0.77||Fund Size||762,984,000.00|
|Launch Date||03/03/1997||Standard Initial Charge (%)||0.00|
|Annual Management Charge (%)||0.72||Sector||IMA UK Equity Income|
|Min Investment (£)||1,000.00||Total Expense Ratio (%)||0.77|
|ISIN||GB0006020530||Min TopUp (£)||0.00|
The objective is to produce attractive returns over the long term through investment, whether direct or indirect, primarily in emerging markets worldwide and in any economic sectors of such markets. The inclusion of any particular market or geographic area, being an emerging market or area, is solely at the ACD’s discretion.Up to (but no more than) 10% in value of the Fund may be invested in each of the following: collective investment schemes and deposits.
Richard graduated BSc (Econ) in Statistics from London School of Economics in 1993 and an MSc in Investment Analysis in 1994 from Stirling University. He joined Baillie Gifford in 1994 and became a Partner in 2004. With the exception of a year researching UK Smaller Companies, Richard has spent his career at Baillie Gifford covering the emerging markets and is Head of our Emerging Markets Equity Team. Richard is a member of the firm-wide Equity Improvement Group, Emerging Markets Investment Advisory Group and the Emerging Markets Product Group.
Mike graduated MEng in Mechanical Engineering from Durham University in 2003. He joined Baillie Gifford in the same year and worked in the UK and Japanese Equity Teams before moving to the Emerging Markets Equity Team in 2005, where he is an Investment Manager. Mike is CFA Charter holder.