THE BAILLIE GIFFORD JAPAN TRUST PLC
Investing in dynamic companies with ambitious prospects.
The Baillie Gifford Japan Trust aims to pursue long-term capital growth principally through investment in medium to smaller sized Japanese companies, which are believed to have above average prospects for growth. The value of investments and any income from them may go down as well as up and you or your client may not get back the amount originally invested.
Read moreInsightsIn The Eye Of The Beholder.The Japanese spend more per person on skincare and cosmetics than any other country. Praveen Kumar, manager of the Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon Investment Trust, tells Gillian Christie what is different about Japanese cosmetic companies.Read moreWatchInsightsJapan Trust - Manager Update.Investment manager Matthew Brett gives an update on the position of The Baillie Gifford Japan Fund PLC and discusses some examples of companies within the portfolio that show exciting growth potential.WatchRead moreInsightsJapan's Cutting Edge.The qualities that give the best companies their advantage are not always obvious. Praveen Kumar, manager of Shin Nippon Investment Trust and deputy manager of the Baillie Gifford Japan Trust, outlines the ingredients of lasting success.Read moreRead moreInsightsThe Great Convergence of Medicine.The future of medicine is likely to be fundamentally different from what we know today. Investment Manager, Rose Nguyen, discusses the technological advances that are likely to transform life science in the coming decades.Read moreARCHIVEDRead moreARCHIVEDInsightsThe Bright Side of Japan's Labour Crunch.Innovation is often born out of necessity. Praveen Kumar, manager of Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon and deputy manager of the Baillie Gifford Japan Trust, tells Joji Sakurai that Japan’s staff shortages have sparked creativity and investment opportunities.Read more