Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 511.20 Day Change GBX -0.40 (-0.08%)
Price Date 16 Oct 2017 Crown Rating 4
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.00 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.51 Fund Size 690,579,000.00
Launch Date 31/07/1997 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible No
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.50 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 1,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 1.51
ISIN GB0006061740 Min TopUp (£) 100.00

Fund Objective

The objective is to produce attractive returns over the long term principally through investment, whether direct or indirect, in any economic sector in the United States of America. From time to time, at the ACD’s sole discretion, investment, whether direct or indirect, may also be made in any economic sector in Canada. 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.

Fund Managers

Tom Slater
Tom graduated BSc in Computer Science with Mathematics from the University of Edinburgh in 2000. He joined Baillie Gifford the same year and worked in the Developed Asia and UK Equity Teams before joining the Long Term Global Growth Team at the start of 2009. Tom became a Partner in the firm in 2012. Tom was appointed Joint Manager of Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust in January 2015 having served as Deputy Manager for the previous five years. In 2015 Tom was appointed Head of the North American Equities Team and is a decision maker on Long Term Global Growth portfolios. Tom’s investment interest is focused on high growth companies both in listed equity markets and as an investor in private companies.
Gary Robinson
Gary graduated MBiochem in Biochemistry from Oxford University in 2003. Having previously spent the summer with Baillie Gifford in 2002, he joined the firm full-time in September 2003. Gary is an Investment Manager in the North American Equity. He has been CFA qualified since 2006.
Helen Xiong
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.