Baillie Gifford Japanese Fund

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Baillie Gifford Japanese Fund ClassB Acc

A Select 50 Fund - Fidelity insight
Category Japan Large-Cap Equity

This fund can be held in an Investment ISA, SIPP and Investment Account
Last buy/sell price


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Prices updated as at 17 Sep 2021
Prices in GBX

Investment objective
The Fund aims to outperform (after deduction of costs) the TOPIX, as stated in Sterling, by at least 1.5% per annum over rolling five-year periods.The Fund will invest at least 90% in shares of Japanese companies being those which are listed, incorporated, domiciled or conducting a significant portion of their business in Japan. The fund will be actively managed and will invest in companies of any size and sector.

Our view

Tadashi Shirai
Research Analyst

The Baillie Gifford Japanese Fund is managed by Matthew Brett and aims to produce attractive capital growth over the long term through investment in Japan.

Baillie Gifford is a world leader in Japanese equity investing. Its Edinburgh-based team of Japan specialists is the largest outside of Japan.

The manager asserts that ‘when you invest in Japan, you are getting exposure to companies at the forefront of technological advancement... If you want a robot to use in manufacturing you basically have to go to Japan

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