Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 1,893.00 Day Change GBX -6.00 (-0.32%)
Price Date 17 Oct 2017 Crown Rating 5
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.42 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.53 Fund Size 405,183,000.00
Launch Date 17/06/1985 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible No
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.40 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 1,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 1.53
ISIN GB0006057284 Min TopUp (£) 100.00

Fund Objective

The objective is to produce attractive capital growth over the long term by investing in Continental Europe, including the Republic of Ireland, in any economic sector, but with the ability also to invest up to (but no more than) 10% in value of the Fund in each of the following: collective investment schemes and deposits.

Fund Managers

Stephen Paice
Stephen graduated BSc (Hons) in Financial Mathematics from Glasgow Caledonian University in 2005. He joined Baillie Gifford in the same year and is an Investment Manager in the European Equity Team. Stephen became a member of the Pan-European Portfolio Construction Group in 2014.
Tom Walsh
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.
Moritz Sitte
Moritz graduated BSc in Business Administration from the University of Regensburg (Germany) in 2009 where he took part in the Honours Elite Degree Programme. He then went on to complete an MSc in Finance and Investment from the University of Edinburgh in 2010. Moritz joined Baillie Gifford in September 2010 and is an Investment Manager in the European Equity Team.