Quick Stats

Mid Price GBX 5,209.00 Day Change GBX -76.00 (-1.44%)
Price Date 18 Apr 2019 Crown Rating 3
Shares Class Acc. Yield 0.83 %
Last Ex-Dividend Date 01 May 2018 Dividend Frequency Annually
Sector Japanese Smaller Companies Fund Size 821,813,000.00
Launch Date 01/04/1983 Standard Initial Charge 0.00%
Ongoing cost 0.03% Annual Management Charge 0.00%
ISIN GB0006015449 Sedol 0601544

Fund Objective

The objective is to produce attractive capital growth over the long term by investing, whether directly or indirectly, in Japan, with particular emphasis on smaller companies, in any economic sector, but with the ability also to invest up to (but no more than) 10% in value of the Sub-fund in each of the following: collective investment schemes and deposits. The ACD will determine from time to time what constitutes smaller companies.

Fund Managers

Praveen Kumar
Praveen graduated BEng in Computer Science from Bangalore University in 2001, and has an MBA from Judge Business School, University of Cambridge. He previously worked for FKI Logistex before joining Baillie Gifford in 2008. After completing the investment graduate trainee programme Praveen joined the Japanese Equities Team as an Investment Manager in 2011.
Felicia Hjertman
Felicia graduated BA in International Business with Russian from European Business School, London in 2011. Felicia joined Baillie Gifford in the same year and is an Investment Manager in the Japanese Equity Team.