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  1. Algorithmic alchemy: investing with optimism in AI

    How artificial intelligence creates growth opportunities and ways for us to serve you better.
    April 2024
    Article7 minutes
  2. High-calibre emerging markets firms

    Why it’s a promising time to invest in exceptional emerging markets companies
    April 2024
    Article4 minutes
  3. Speeding through a tunnel depicted in deep vibrant colours of red and blue

    Investor Forum: Onboard for growth

    Optimism for the future of growth investing from four of Baillie Gifford’s investment trusts.
    April 2024
    Article6 minutes
  4. Tilting the odds in your favour

    The Magnificent Seven’s reputation goes before them but that’s not enough to save them.
    April 2024
    Article8 minutes
  5. Investing in UK water

    The companies transforming the UK’s water infrastructure.
    April 2024
    Article3 minutes
  6. Five years of health innovation

    Investors take note: technology and innovation are revolutionising treatments and patient care.
    March 2024
    Article10 minutes
  7. Portrait of Sebastian Mallaby wearing a blue shirt in front of a stone wall

    Private companies and the Power Law

    Author Sebastian Mallaby on the attraction of investing in game-changing firms at an early stage.
    March 2024
    Article
  8. Moncler: from mountain to street

    How the outerwear pioneer innovated its way into the fashion elite.
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  9. The US building bonanza

    America’s infrastructure upgrade plan vastly exceeds its spending on rebuilding post-war Europe.
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  10. Illustration of a dark figure pushing an umbrella against rain, light surrounds the figure within the shelter of the umbrella, creating a face shape where the light meets the dark umbrella

    The founder factor

    Tom Slater on the secret sauce shared by nearly nine out of ten Scottish Mortgage companies.
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  11. The fresh face of Japanese finance

    New online services are transforming Japanese financial habits.
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  12. Vietnam: Asia’s rising star

    Visiting Saigon, Roderick Snell explores what went right for the pro-business communist country.
    March 2024
    Article5 minutes
  13. AI: intelligence everywhere

    Why AI could be the printing press of intelligence.
    March 2024
    Article5 minutes
  14. Starlink’s Space-based broadband

    How the SpaceX subsidiary is turning internet deserts into online oases.
    March 2024
    Article5 minutes
  15. The money migrators

    How cross-border payments company Remitly takes the tension out of cash transfers.
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  16. Novo Nordisk: tipping the scales

    Charting how a century of innovation led to a game-changing weight-loss treatment.
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  17. Mathematical equations scripted in chalk on a dark green blackboard

    Lessons from the laws

    Investment managers share some of the economic laws that guide their decision-making.
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  18. Two figures stand on the peak on a snow coverd mountain against a dramtic sunrise sky

    ESG v sustainability

    How do we look beyond the data to ensure our investments have real-world impact?
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  19. Climeworks: digging deeper for climate solutions

    A small holding with a long-term climate goal.
    March 2024
    Article4 minutes
  20. The American Dream made real

    Why the US is a fantastic place to invest in exceptional public and private growth companies.
    February 2024
    Article4 minutes
  21. Positive Conversations 2023

    The Positive Change Team’s ESG and engagement report shows the difference talking can make.
    February 2024
    Article64 minutes
  22. Upfront: episode five

    We discuss innovative UK companies, Pinduoduo’s edge in ecommerce, and China’s investment landscape.
    February 2024
    Video35 minutes
  23. All aboard the growth train

    Why do we prefer growth stocks despite the lure of shorter-term assets?
    February 2024
    Article4 minutes
  24. Positive Change: a review of 2023

    A performance update explaining why we back firms solving social and economic issues such as Moderna and MercadoLibre.
    February 2024
    Article7 minutes
  25. How dividend growth signals compounding

    Investor James Dow explains why dividend growth indicates a company can compound its earnings.
    February 2024
    Article5 minutes
  26. A new recipe for weight loss

    The huge growth potential of Novo Nordisk’s anti-obesity medicines.
    February 2024
    Article27 minutes
  27. EWIT: manager insights

    Lead manager Douglas Brodie gives an update on performance with three key reasons for optimism.
    February 2024
    Video11 minutes
  28. Moderna: designing drugs on a computer

    Can scientists meet unmet health needs by writing code to help the body heal itself?
    January 2024
    Article4 minutes
  29. The AI paradigm shift

    Being open-minded to what rapid changes brought on by AI could mean for growth stocks.
    January 2024
    Article5 minutes
  30. Niches, anomalies, and things to come

    How can we spot large growth opportunities at the stage when others dismiss them as fads?
    January 2024
    Article5 minutes
  31. Lessons from evolutionary biology

    Why the study of gene fitness can help us spot ambitious growth companies with huge potential.
    January 2024
    Article6 minutes
  32. Live long… and prosper?

    How Sustainable Income aims to help you defy the retirement lottery and secure a durable income.
    January 2024
    Article5 minutes
  33. Enduring good

    What values are important to you? And are they reflected in your investments?
    January 2024
    Article9 minutes
  34. European Growth Trust: manager insights

    An update on performance, portfolio positioning and why we believe our holdings remain both resilient and opportunistic.
    January 2024
    Video8 minutes
  35. Keystone Positive Change: manager insights

    An update on the portfolio and these companies’ important contributions towards a more sustainable future.
    January 2024
    Video7 minutes
  36. Making sense of social

    Considering the S in ESG ranges from supply chain analysis to cybersecurity precautions.
    March 2024
    Article8 minutes
  37. Stock story: SoftBank

    Matthew Brett discusses SoftBank and considers Japan’s exciting technological future.
    December 2023
    Video4 minutes
  38. Limiting carbon, not growth

    Sustainability is much too big and important a topic to be confined to only equity investing.
    December 2023
    Article5 minutes
  39. Japan Trust: manager insights

    Your annual update on performance, portfolio changes and the opportunities we’re excited about.
    December 2023
    Video7 minutes
  40. Avoided emissions methodology

    Climate and Environment Analyst Matt Jones considers the potential of emissions avoidance and disruptive innovation.
    December 2023
    Article
  41. HelloFresh: changing how people eat forever

    HelloFresh’s CEO explains the art and science of meal kit delivery at a global scale.
    December 2023
    Article
  42. China: fear or FOMO?

    Ben Buckler on how investors should steer between the twin poles of risk in China.
    December 2023
    Article5 minutes
  43. Why growth, why now?

    Tough times play to the partnership’s strengths: analysing what enables us to adapt and thrive amid rapid change.
    December 2023
    Article17 minutes
  44. South-east Asia’s new export stars

    Unearthing growth companies in Vietnam, Indonesia and Thailand.
    December 2023
    Article
  45. Small caps: Beyond the myths

    Opportunities remain in small-cap investing, regardless of interest rates or market volatility.
    November 2023
    Article
  46. Spotting the stars amid a surge

    Rising Japanese markets are flattering old-style companies: better to look for long-term growth.
    November 2023
    Article
  47. A view from the frontiers

    How Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust spots potential disruptors in turbulent times.
    November 2023
    Article3 minutes
  48. Aurora: the technology company transforming trucking

    The US’s $800bn trucking industry is on track for a shake up with Aurora’s self-driving technology.
    November 2023
    Article
  49. Emerging markets – why bother?

    Emerging markets have underperformed developed ones recently. So, why should we invest in them?
    November 2023
    Article
  50. A net zero initiative update

    A reflection on Baillie Gifford’s commitment to the climate transition.
    November 2023
    Article
  51. When software meets steel

    The ‘next wave’ of companies, mixing the digital and physical realms.
    Disruption Week 2023
    Article4 minutes
  52. Pacific Horizon Investment Trust: manager insights

    With Asia’s strong financial position, the long-term looks exciting for investors.
    November 2023
    Video6 minutes
  53. Nuclear comeback

    Could smaller reactors and fusion power herald a new atomic age?
    Disruption Week 2023
    Article4 minutes
  54. AI: a long-term perspective

    Why investors must put the rise of ChatGPT and other generative AI in context.
    Disruption Week 2023
    Article4 minutes
  55. The retirement date lottery – can it be avoided?

    Sustainable Income Fund manager Steven Hay addresses three big questions facing today’s cohort of income investors.
    November 2023
    Video41 minutes
  56. Climate change: imagining the future

    The years ahead are uncertain, but we can turn that to our advantage.
    Disruption Week 2023
    Article4 minutes
  57. Adding value from climate change

    Companies addressing climate change could create huge societal and economic value over time.
    November 2023
    Article2 minutes
  58. Legally bond: finding underestimated resilience

    By keeping an open mind, we hope to find opportunities other credit investors might overlook.
    November 2023
    Article2 minutes
  59. Japan’s new growth opportunities

    Seeking the entrepreneurial firms that could sustain the country’s rally.
    November 2023
    Article
  60. SAINTS: the case for dividend growth

    Why we believe pursuing dividend growth rather than yield is the right way to grow capital.
    October 2023
    Article
  61. Upfront: episode four

    Hear from us on private companies, the investment case for SoftBank and the Responsible Global Equity Income Fund.
    October 2023
    Video30 minutes
  62. The hidden costs of software

    A decade ago, software companies were venture-backed and capital-light. That’s no longer true.
    October 2023
    Article
  63. Investing in private companies

    Discover what private company investing is, and why our decades of institutional knowledge of exceptional growth companies gives us an advantage.
    October 2023
    Video24 minutes
  64. Climate futures: preparing for uncertainty

    How can we avoid a hothouse world? Head of Climate Change Caroline Cook discusses with experts.
    October 2023
    Video56 minutes
  65. Managed Fund manager update

    Investors reflect on the Managed Fund’s track record, recent performance and why they remain optimistic.
    October 2023
    Video45 minutes
  66. How do we value private companies?

    Uncover the multiple layers of governance that feed into the valuation of private companies at Baillie Gifford.
    October 2023
    Video10 minutes
  67. Can we mine sustainably?

    Minerals are key to the energy transition. We believe mining responsibly will bring rewards.
    October 2023
    Article2 minutes
  68. Nuclear fusion: SHINE lights the way

    The cancer-fighting firm that aims to lead a clean energy revolution.
    October 2023
    Article5 minutes
  69. ESG: beyond the growing pains

    Why considering environmental, social and governance factors helps us pursue long-term returns.
    September 2023
    Article
  70. Joiners’ mate

    Iain McCombie on how Howdens’ kitchens won the building trade’s trust.
    September 2023
    Article
  71. Finding China’s A-share jewels

    The country’s domestic markets are rich in companies with the know-how to become global leaders.
    September 2023
    Article
  72. Private company investing myths

    Busting three myths that could alter your view about what private company investing is.
    September 2023
    Video7 minutes
  73. How Alnylam nips disease in the bud

    The US-based company’s technology promises to ‘silence’ genetic disorders and target some of the world’s biggest killers.
    September 2023
    Article
  74. China’s urge to innovate

    A nation that once adapted others’ technologies is increasingly leading in innovative products and services.
    September 2023
    Article
  75. China revisited

    Lawrence Burns explores the new landscape of opportunity.
    September 2023
    Article
  76. Harnessing the power within

    Could we use our bodies’ natural electricity to treat illness? Author Sally Adee explains.
    September 2023
    Article
  77. Japan’s secret superstars

    The new generation of companies that’s quietly captured key technology niches.
    September 2023
    Article
  78. NVIDIA’s chief accelerates AI

    How Jensen Huang overcame adversity to play a pivotal role in accelerating progress.
    September 2023
    Article
  79. Innovation’s drumbeat

    Charting how technological progress and prosperity march together.
    September 2023
    Article5 minutes
  80. Surfing to success

    Why the waves hold the key to the pursuit of long-term growth.
    September 2023
    Article
  81. How Microsoft got its mojo back

    By shifting the focus from Windows and embracing AI, the firm has revitalised its fortunes.
    September 2023
    Article
  82. Keystone Positive Change Impact Report

    If impact and investing go together, it is important to understand the difference we make.
    September 2023
    Article4 minutes
  83. Three climate change scenarios

    Considering different ways global warming and a transition to new energy sources might occur.
    September 2023
    Article5 minutes
  84. Upfront: Episode Three

    We discuss the case for bonds, fashion powerhouse Kering and Sustainable Growth’s approach to valuations.
    September 2023
    Video33 minutes
  85. Disruption Week 2023

    Glimpse a universe of opportunity at Baillie Gifford’s Disruption Week in November 2023.
    September 2023
    Video1 minute
  86. What is private company investing?

    Discover what private company investing is, and why our decades of institutional knowledge of exceptional growth companies gives us an advantage.
    September 2023
    Video8 minutes
  87. UK Growth Trust manager insights

    An update on portfolio performance, turnover and investment opportunities.
    September 2023
    Video7 minutes
  88. Stock story: Kering

    Find out what makes luxury fashion conglomerate Kering stand out from the competition.
    August 2023
    Video4 minutes
  89. Manager insights: Monks Investment Trust

    Malcolm MacColl discusses recent performance, portfolio positioning, growth profiles and AI.
    August 2023
    Video7 minutes
  90. Pacific Horizon Trust: Citywire Webinar

    An update on investing in Asia with a focus on how economic trends relate to the portfolio.
    August 2023
    Video47 minutes
  91. What does Moderna do?

    Learn how the Boston-based life science company is disrupting the drug development industry.
    August 2023
    Video4 minutes
  92. The secrets of enduring growth

    Toby Ross reveals the four signs that a company’s growth might endure for decades.
    August 2023
    Article9 minutes
  93. Change as a growth driver

    We live in changing times. And that will create opportunities for long-term growth investors.
    August 2023
    Article
  94. Growth investing across decades

    Mark Urquhart discusses the science and art of picking growth stocks with enduring potential.
    August 2023
    Article27 minutes
  95. Adapting to survive – and thrive

    Using a fighter pilot’s business strategy can help a company orient itself amid change.
    August 2023
    Article
  96. Positive Change Impact Report 2022

    If impact and investing go together, it is important to understand the difference we make.
    July 2023
    Article
  97. Stock stories: Climeworks

    Climeworks, the company using innovative technology to capture and store CO2 underground safely, measurably and permanently.
    July 2023
    Video3 minutes
  98. Multi Asset quarterly update

    James Squires reflects on the current environment influencing Multi Asset portfolios.
    July 2023
    Video32 minutes
  99. Navigating a turbulent Turkey

    Turkey may be volatile, but there’s opportunity in currency forwards and competitive companies
    July 2023
    Article
  100. The real deal in property

    In a challenging environment, discover a European property sector company bucking the trend.
    July 2023
    Article
  101. Upfront: Episode Two

    The UK team discuss types of growth, Northvolt’s technology and companies exciting our US funds.
    July 2023
    Video31 minutes
  102. Global Income Growth Q2 update

    The Global Income Growth team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video11 minutes
  103. International Alpha Q2 update

    The International Alpha team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video15 minutes
  104. Strategic Bond Q2 update

    The Strategic Bond team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video11 minutes
  105. International Concentrated Growth Q2 update

    The International Concentrated Growth team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video8 minutes
  106. Long Term Global Growth Q2 update

    The Long Term Global Growth team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video18 minutes
  107. Global Alpha Q2 update

    The Global Alpha team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video15 minutes
  108. Health Innovation Q2 update

    The Health Innovation team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video11 minutes
  109. US Equity Growth Q2 update

    The US Equity Growth team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video14 minutes
  110. International Growth Q2 update

    The International Growth team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video13 minutes
  111. Emerging Markets Q2 update

    The Emerging Markets team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video18 minutes
  112. International All Cap Q2 update

    The International All Cap team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video12 minutes
  113. China Q2 update

    The China team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video15 minutes
  114. Sustainable Growth Q2 update

    The Sustainable Growth team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video15 minutes
  115. Positive Change Q2 update

    The Positive Change team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video19 minutes
  116. UK Equity Core Q2 update

    The UK Equity Core team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    July 2023
    Video10 minutes
  117. Eating better to save ourselves

    Tim Spector and Henry Dimbleby on what our diet says about our health and the health of the planet.
    June 2023
    Video60 minutes
  118. What does Northvolt do?

    Learn how the Swedish battery company Northvolt is driving change in the EV industry
    June 2023
    Video3 minutes
  119. Why now for multi-asset investing

    Who benefits from the new macro environment? Why multi-asset investing remains a viable option.
    June 2023
    Article
  120. Actual investing: the test of time

    Stuart Dunbar reflects on the long-term case for Actual investing.
    June 2023
    Article26 minutes
  121. The history of SAINTS

    John Newlands reveals the roots of the SAINTS success story.
    June 2023
    Article
  122. Discovery: a view from the frontiers

    Baillie Gifford’s Global Discovery Team reflects on the lessons of turbulent times.
    June 2023
    Article
  123. Investing in innovation

    We start by asking “What if?” as we search for those companies that will shape the future.
    June 2023
    Article
  124. A century and a half of SAINTS

    James Dow reflects on how the trust has changed over the decades, but stuck to its core values.
    May 2023
    Article
  125. The history of the European Growth Trust

    How a trust giving investors access to the European market has found grounds for optimism despite volatility.
    May 2023
    Article
  126. SAINTS: 150 years of income

    John Newlands tells the story of the Edinburgh-based company that thrived in good times and bad.
    May 2023
    Article
  127. Asia ex Japan manager update

    Roderick Snell and Qian Zhang discuss current views and portfolio positioning for the Asia ex Japan Strategy.
    May 2023
    Video36 minutes
  128. Upfront: episode one

    Hear from the UK team on AI, Moderna’s mRNA technology and what’s next for the Managed Fund.
    May 2023
    Video32 minutes
  129. China A Shares: in conversation

    Investor Sophie Earnshaw explains how we navigate China’s complexity to boost growth potential.
    May 2023
    Video15 minutes
  130. Why the long-term matters

    There’s safety in being one of the crowd but it could stop you from seeing potential rewards.
    May 2023
    Article
  131. Asset allocation: five questions

    The Managed Fund’s asset allocation reflects the view that there are opportunities ahead.
    May 2023
    Article
  132. Climate change innovators

    How Positive Change targets companies at the forefront of tackling carbon emissions.
    April 2023
    Article
  133. Multi Asset quarterly update

    Scott Lothian explains how Multi Asset is riding out the ups and downs of market volatility.
    April 2023
    Video31 minutes
  134. The changing face of growth

    By investing in companies at the frontiers of structural shifts we can pursue fantastic returns.
    April 2023
    Article
  135. From Y to Z: Japan’s online powerhouse

    How Yahoo! Japan and Z Holdings' conquest of the country’s internet realm unfolded.
    April 2023
    Article
  136. Transformative investment

    Why time travelling to 2050 helps us invest in companies tackling climate change and inequality.
    April 2023
    Article
  137. Adyen: pioneer of payments

    The Dutch firm making everyday payments fast and friction-free.
    April 2023
    Article
  138. Positive Change Q1 update

    Positive Change Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video13 minutes
  139. Global Alpha Q1 update

    Global Alpha Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video11 minutes
  140. Long Term Global Growth Q1 investment update

    Long Term Global Growth Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video15 minutes
  141. Sustainable Growth Q1 update

    Sustainable Growth Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video18 minutes
  142. US Equities Q1 update

    US Equities Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video16 minutes
  143. Emerging Markets Q1 update

    Emerging Markets Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video15 minutes
  144. International Growth Q1 update

    International Growth Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video9 minutes
  145. International Alpha Q1 update

    International Alpha Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video8 minutes
  146. International All Cap Q1 update

    International All Cap Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video16 minutes
  147. International Concentrated Growth Q1 update

    International Concentrated Growth Team reflects on recent performance, portfolio changes, and market developments.
    April 2023
    Video10 minutes
  148. Keystone Positive Conversations 2022

    We don’t just talk to managements, we listen. A snapshot of Keystone Positive Change’s ESG conversations.
    April 2023
    DocumentLong Read
  149. Recursion Pharmaceuticals: finding new drugs using data science

    How Recursion Pharmaceuticals is using AI to turn the hunt for new medicines on its head.
    April 2023
    Article
  150. Rethinking renewables

    Research suggesting faster-than-expected adoption has far-reaching consequences for investors.
    April 2023
    Article
  151. Japan’s place in the chip market

    The Japanese semiconductor companies set to benefit from the rise of 5G and electric cars.
    March 2023
    Article
  152. 20 years of International Growth podcast

    Through two decades of change, our strategy has prospered by sticking to its philosophy of patience and optimism.
    March 2023
    Podcast23 minutes
  153. Climeworks: fighting global warming

    Climeworks helps us remove CO₂. We invest in it because we think it can combat climate change.
    March 2023
    Article
  154. Ocado’s robot revolution

    The UK firm partnering with leading grocers to deploy its automated warehouses worldwide.
    March 2023
    Article
  155. Making health insurance manageable

    How Elevance Health uses its scale to smooth a path through the US health system’s maze.
    April 2023
    Article
  156. Faith over fear

    Tom Slater on looking beyond tough times to future opportunities.
    April 2023
    Article
  157. Europe’s new growth stars

    Three companies helping turn the continent from an innovation backwater to a hotspot.
    April 2023
    Article
  158. A tight ship: lessons from Admiral

    How Henry Engelhardt’s entrepreneurial flair helped create the car insurance giant
    April 2023
    Article
  159. Super Mario’s World

    Nintendo’s iconic characters profitably mix familiarity with new forms of gameplay.
    April 2023
    Article
  160. Moderna’s new challenge

    The mRNA technology behind the Covid vaccine is being directed against other diseases.
    April 2023
    Article
  161. Trip Notes: Brazil

    Ed Whitten travels to Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo to meet companies seeking social impact.
    April 2023
    Article
  162. AI Superpowers

    Renowned investor Kai-Fu Lee revisits his prophetic book, five years on.
    April 2023
    Article
  163. Indonesia powers a green transition

    The island nation’s natural wealth makes it crucial to a low-carbon future.
    April 2023
    Article
  164. Positive Conversations 2022

    We don’t just talk to managements, we listen. A snapshot of Positive Change’s ESG conversations.
    March 2023
    Article
  165. Webinar: the SAINTS approach

    Co-manager James Dow explains why he believes in the Trust’s focus on sustainable compounding.
    March 2023
    Video41 minutes
  166. Four questions for growth investors

    Investors must find companies with the key qualities needed to thrive in a stormy economy.
    March 2023
    Article
  167. Ocado’s robot revolution

    The UK firm is partnering with leading grocers to deploy its automated warehouses worldwide.
    March 2023
    Article
  168. Sustainable growth: an introduction

    ESG investing is broken. Changing our approach could open up opportunities for better returns.
    March 2023
    Video45 minutes
  169. Japan's smaller stars

    Praveen Kumar discovers the lesser-known businesses creating premium products in Japan.
    February 2023
    Article
  170. LTGG investor update – January 2023

    LTGG’s Stewart Hogg and Gemma Barkhuizen on volatility, business culture, and the long-term view.
    February 2023
    Video21 minutes
  171. Nothing lasts forever

    Why international equity markets shouldn’t be forgotten.
    February 2023
    Article
  172. Teleportation: just a Zipline away

    Zipline delivers instantly, whether that’s blood in Rwanda or rotisserie chicken from Walmart.
    February 2023
    Article
  173. Sustainable investing in the health sector

    The Health Innovation team on ESG, the future of medicine and making a positive global impact.
    February 2023
    DocumentLong read
  174. Making sense of the metaverse

    Author Matthew Ball on the next-generation internet and the companies building its foundations.
    February 2023
    Article
  175. Japan Growth: Asia’s resurgence

    Despite the turbulence of last year there are reasons to be optimistic about Japanese companies.
    February 2023
    Video52 minutes
  176. Monks Research Agenda 2023

    How can we invest in quality companies in a changing market?
    February 2023
    Article
  177. Re-awakening utilities

    Utility companies which can adapt to climate change and the shift to renewables bring the best chance of returns.
    February 2023
    Article
  178. Japan: setbacks or permanent change?

    Our investors’ job is to tell the difference between passing phases and deeper behavioural shifts.
    February 2023
    Article
  179. Beauty secrets: sharing Shiseido’s story

    Masahiko Uotani, CEO of the Japanese cosmetics giant, discusses its profitable makeover with Iain Campbell.
    January 2023
    Article
  180. Global Alpha Research Agenda 2023

    How can we invest in quality companies with the potential to generate sustainable returns in a changing market?
    January 2023
    Article
  181. Resilient growth for the long term

    Why long-term growth firms such as battery-maker Albemarle and data aggregator Experian are the ones to watch.
    January 2023
    Video4 minutes
  182. Keystone Positive Change: manager insights

    Investing in quality companies driving change, from carbon capture to healthcare, brings growth opportunities.
    January 2023
    Video7 minutes
  183. Insights: investment research in Japan

    Japan’s cultural landscape is changing, with implications for companies like Shiseido, CyberAgent and PayPay.
    January 2023
    Video10 minutes
  184. Asia and energy transition

    Exploring the emerging energy opportunities in Asia.
    January 2023
    Article
  185. ASML: advancing chips to new limits

    The Dutch firm driving progress by making it possible to create more intricate computer chips.
    December 2022
    Article
  186. Asia ex Japan: Portfolio manager update

    Client director Andrew Keiller and investment manager Roderick Snell discuss the firm’s latest views on investing in the Asia ex Japan region.
    December 2022
    Video36 minutes
  187. A dose of innovation

    Your money or your health. Marina Record asks if society is ready to pay for health innovation.
    December 2022
    Article
  188. 50 years of European Growth

    The Baillie Gifford-managed Trust tracked half a century of continental turbulence and triumph.
    December 2022
    Article
  189. Chip War

    How semiconductors bring a competitive world together.
    December 2022
    Article
  190. Managed Fund: Patient investing

    Many investors are impatient, but change takes time – the best performance could come to those who wait.
    November 2022
    Video42 minutes
  191. The dawn of artificial intelligence

    How AI is disrupting all kinds of industries, creating investment opportunities in its wake.
    November 2022
    Article
  192. New hopes for curing heart disease

    In the war against killer heart disease, technology is making huge strides in diagnosis and treatment.
    November 2022
    Article
  193. Japan trip reflections

    Less foreign visitors, more cashless payments. Donald Farquharson reflects on post-Covid Japan
    November 2022
    Article
  194. Solving the antimicrobial crisis

    If we don’t tackle the AMR crisis now, it could be the world’s biggest killer by 2050.
    November 2022
    Article
  195. Manager insights: Pacific Horizon

    Pacific Horizon Investment Trust manager Roderick Snell gives updates on the portfolio and investing in Asia.
    November 2022
    Video4 minutes
  196. Positive Change update

    Investment manager Lee Qian and investment specialist Rosie Rankin discuss the positive change portfolio.
    November 2022
    Video31 minutes
  197. Investing in net zero

    Detail of Baillie Gifford’s first set of NZAMi climate commitments and targets.
    November 2022
    Article
  198. Finding opportunities in the gloom

    Stock market falls can create rich pickings for the optimistic investor.
    November 2022
    Article
  199. Embracing the unpredictable

    The ‘what if…?’ questions are the most important of all.
    October 2022
    Article
  200. Nintendo: investing in the home of Mario

    Why Fusajiro Yamauchi’s business remains a fascinating opportunity for growth investing.
    October 2022
    Article
  201. Seizing advantage in EM bonds

    Extreme price movements in EM bonds bring potential for high returns, so investing in them could bring rewards.
    October 2022
    Video4 minutes
  202. A theory of radical change

    Why a ‘deep transition’ may have started to deliver a more sustainable age.
    October 2022
    Article
  203. Multi Asset quarterly update

    Investment manager Scott Lothian reflects upon the recent drivers of performance across investment markets, how the current environment is influencing investment decisions, and the key risks and opportunities for the Multi Asset portfolio.
    October 2022
    Video30 minutes
  204. Rethinking where growth comes from

    Partner Dave Bujnowski offers a radical new perspective on the disruptive ‘engines’ powering today’s growth.
    October 2022
    Article
  205. Japanese Equities update

    Fund manager Matthew Brett and investment specialist Thomas Patchett discuss growth investing in Japan.
    October 2022
    Video60 minutes
  206. Europe: why now?

    Chris Davies is joined by Thomas Hodges to discuss why he sees reasons for optimism in European equities, and why he believes now is the time to start paying attention.
    October 2022
    Video34 minutes
  207. Inflation: analysing resilience

    Four ways to consider growth companies’ ability to deal with rising prices.
    October 2022
    Article
  208. Health Innovation: an update with the managers

    Join Health Innovation Portfolio Managers as they provide an update on the strategy with Investment Specialist, Jack Torrance.
    October 2022
    Video44 minutes
  209. Tapping global brainpower

    How Baillie Gifford’s mutually beneficial network of academic connections makes us see the world differently.
    September 2022
    Article
  210. A simple theory: Einstein’s lesson for investors

    Einstein observed that simple is best. Robert Baltzer explains why this is true for investing.
    September 2022
    Document
  211. Kering: luxury created with risk

    How the group gives its creatives the freedom to spark love-it-hate-it reactions.
    September 2022
    Article
  212. Trust trip notes: Tel Aviv

    Israel is a nursery for innovative startups, sponsoring growth firms in fields from biofood to cyber security.
    September 2022
    Article
  213. Drive: rethinking motivation

    What companies get wrong when trying to get the best out of their workers.
    September 2022
    Article
  214. Snow Peak’s outdoor heiress

    Company director Lisa Yamai is changing attitudes by proving a young female leader can boost performance.
    September 2022
    Article
  215. Investing in a changing China

    President Xi Jinping’s plan to reshape Chinese society means opportunities for innovative little giants.
    September 2022
    Article
  216. Monks: how diversity beats adversity

    Having a varied portfolio allows the trust to navigate volatile periods and focus on the long term.
    September 2022
    Article
  217. Investing in the champions of Europe

    Manufacturing, green tech and services entrepreneurs are enticing investors as they catch up to the US and China.
    September 2022
    Article
  218. Compound interest: the snowball effect

    Companies reinvesting profits to supply outperformance over decades are the market’s unsung heroes.
    September 2022
    Article
  219. UK Growth Trust: home focus

    Companies solving big problems in healthcare, fintech and AI, are proving the UK is an exciting place to invest.
    September 2022
    Article
  220. Growth investing: hunting the outliers

    It’s not about growth or value. It’s about the few companies that drive stock market returns.
    September 2022
    Article
  221. A decade of discovery

    A focus on growth and innovation has led to exciting finds such as Tesla and Ocado.
    September 2022
    Video11 minutes
  222. Introducing: Sustainable Multi Asset

    Lindsey Knight and Scott Lothian discuss the new fund and why it brings opportunities for strong, stable returns.
    September 2022
    Video5 minutes
  223. Small islands, lots of energy

    How Orkney’s renewable energy projects can inform our investment choices.
    September 2022
    Article
  224. Global Discovery webinar

    Douglas Brodie discusses investing in small companies, recent performance amid volatility and opportunities.
    September 2022
    Video47 minutes
  225. UK Growth Trust Manager Insights

    In volatile times, focusing on the fundamental long-term opportunities of our holdings is key.
    September 2022
    Video6 minutes
  226. Snippets from the archives

    Key insights from the International All Cap Strategy picked from the past 30 years.
    September 2022
    Article
  227. Shimano: our strategy in one stock

    How the cycle parts maker symbolises the kind of firms International All Cap is looking for.
    September 2022
    Article
  228. Growth flows

    Tracking our pursuit of growth companies over time.
    September 2022
    Article
  229. Investing in ingenuity

    Milena Mileva on picking International All Cap’s future winners.
    September 2022
    Article
  230. Forging a fund

    How relationship building, performance and tales of Scotland helped establish our international funds.
    September 2022
    Article
  231. US Growth Trust: Manager Insights

    Gary Robinson, co-manager of the US Growth Trust, explains why we stay focused on fundamentals in uncertain times.
    August 2022
    Video6 minutes
  232. Keystone Positive Change Impact Report 2021

    The Positive Change Team’s impact report, covering our activity and plans for the future.
    August 2022
    Document
  233. Monks Investment Trust Manager Insights

    Jon Henry discusses changes to the portfolio, the impact of inflation and optimism in periods of volatility.
    August 2022
    Video8 minutes
  234. Managed Fund: Sticking to our knitting

    Growth investing means staying with promising firms. Despite recent underperformance, we’ll continue to do so.
    August 2022
    Video7 minutes
  235. Transforming the future of healthcare

    Supporting companies with the potential to transform the field of healthcare and generate attractive returns.
    August 2022
    Video5 minutes
  236. Sustainable Growth Sustainability Report

    The Sustainable Growth team on climate change, carbon emissions and sustainable growth companies.
    August 2022
    DocumentLong read
  237. Cultivating change in the meat industry

    Demand for meat is growing, but traditional production is costly. Could in vitro agriculture be our panacea?
    July 2022
    Article
  238. Positive Change Impact Report: 5th Year 2021/22

    The Positive Change Team’s latest impact report, covering our activity over the last five years and plans for the future.
    August 2022
    MagazineLong read
  239. Trust history: Pacific Horizon

    How Baillie Gifford’s Asia-focused investment trust rode the tiger of growth.
    June 2023
    Article
  240. Responsible Global Equity Income webinar

    In the context of high inflation and market volatility, portfolio managers James Dow and Toby Ross discuss current views and explain how focusing on long-term income growth remains critical to facing these challenges.
    July 2022
    Video53 minutes
  241. Reaching for resilience

    Positioning for the long term and backing resilient companies can offer strong yields – even in troubled times.
    July 2022
    Video4 minutes
  242. A smörgåsbord of innovation.

    Sweden tops the charts for original thinking, from family businesses to founder-run companies.
    July 2022
    Article
  243. Sir Isaac Newton’s folly.

    How the 18th-century mathematician lost a fortune to groupthink.
    July 2022
    Article
  244. China: the Year of the Tiger.

    Despite new regulations, now may be the best time to pounce and hold select Chinese stocks.
    July 2022
    Article
  245. Digital Disruption and the future

    Online infrastructures and digital developments in the education, energy, and transport sectors make for an exciting future.
    July 2022
    Article
  246. Emerging Markets: Five Questions.

    How does the BG Managed Fund view prospects, ESG and regulation in relation to Emerging Markets?
    July 2022
    Article
  247. The search for ‘jumper-stretching’ stocks

    Tim Garratt considers how we value exciting businesses and reflects on what we lose when we fail to imagine.
    July 2022
    Article
  248. Why patience matters

    Endurance and imagination are key ingredients for quality growth investing.
    June 2022
    Article
  249. Actual investing in action.

    In volatile markets, our investment trust managers focus on being on the right side of structural change.
    June 2022
    Article
  250. Revaluation, dislocation and recession.

    Growth stocks have crashed down to earth. Has growth had its day or will it come back stronger?
    June 2022
    Article
  251. Investing in decarbonisation

    Spotting companies with potential in the renewables, energy storage and carbon reduction sectors.
    June 2022
    Article
  252. China’s leapfrog shopping apps

    Smartphone-centric retailers drive innovation.
    June 2022
    Article
  253. Study guides

    Academic partnerships that generate new ideas
    June 2022
    Article
  254. Infinite progress.

    Why new ideas will continue to spur on wealth and wellbeing.
    June 2022
    Article
  255. What makes companies resilient to inflation?

    Baillie Gifford’s Risk Team has been considering how firms can reduce their vulnerability to rising prices.
    July 2022
    Article
  256. The fight for your free time

    Disruptive change within the entertainment world creates a wealth of opportunity.
    June 2022
    Article
  257. Investment Stewardship

    It’s not that we do ESG, but how we do it. The ESG Team list 2021’s key stewardship activities.
    June 2022
    DocumentLong read
  258. Pole position.

    Tyre maker Bridgestone is poised to benefit from next-generation road vehicles.
    June 2022
    Article
  259. Trip Notes: Helsinki.

    European Growth Trust manager Stephen Paice dips a digital toe into Slush’ event for hot start-ups.
    June 2022
    Article
  260. Asia ex Japan: Portfolio Manager Update

    Join Roddy Snell and Ben Durrant to discuss current views and portfolio positioning for the Asia ex Japan strategy and learn why we continue to believe this is the most attractive region globally for growth investors.
    May 2022
    Video35 minutes
  261. ESG v sustainability

    The questions we should consider to avoid being led astray by ESG risk scores.
    May 2022
    Article
  262. Impact, Ambition and Trust

    If ESG scores are not the answer, how does Global Income Growth Team’s ESG approach measure up?
    May 2022
    Article
  263. Resurgence of European ambition – Europe’s outliers

    Join Stephen Paice, head of the Baillie Gifford European Equities team, as he discusses his research on the European companies that have increased in value 10x or more, delving into their history, common characteristics, and where they are likely to occur in the future.
    May 2022
    Video33 minutes
  264. The future of education.

    For digital learning companies that can balance accessibility and profits, the opportunities are vast.
    May 2022
    Article
  265. India’s data-driven growth stocks.

    Pacific Horizon spots investment opportunities in a smartphone-transformed nation.
    May 2022
    Article
  266. US Equity Growth: webinar highlights

    Investment Managers Tom Slater, Gary Robinson, Kirsty Gibson and Dave Bujnowski share their thoughts on the investment environment, explain why they believe there is scope for upside from here, and discuss their search for transformational growth companies.
    May 2022
    Video13 minutes
  267. The long view

    The enduring power of Moore’s Law and other factors that might matter in the next decade of investing.
    May 2022
    MagazineLong read
  268. Shin Nippon Manager Update.

    Praveen Kumar, investment manager of Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon PLC gives an update on the performance of Shin Nippon over the past year and shares the team’s views on the long-term outlook for Japanese smaller companies.
    May 2022
    Video4 minutes
  269. Emerging Markets: the possibilist

    Understanding the difference between pessimism and possibility in Emerging Markets.
    May 2022
    Article
  270. US Equity Growth Webinar: The Long View

    Join Investment Managers Tom Slater, Gary Robinson, Kirsty Gibson and Dave Bujnowski as they share their thoughts on the investment environment, explain why they believe there is scope for upside from here, and discuss their search for transformational growth companies.
    May 2022
    Video47 minutes
  271. Positive Conversations Keystone 2021.

    Responsible business practices are fundamental to delivering sustainable long-term growth and addressing global challenges.
    May 2022
    Document
  272. Smaller companies, big disruption.

    How Baillie Gifford’s Smaller Companies Fund’s ‘radar’ picks up tomorrow’s game-changing growth businesses.
    April 2022
    Article
  273. International All Cap – Consistency in uncertain times

    Join Portfolio Construction Group Member, Joe Faraday and Client Service Manager, Andrew Daynes, as they discuss the importance of maintaining consistency in uncertain times.
    April 2022
    Video47 minutes
  274. Casting the net wider.

    Monks seeks profit and resilience from its diversified growth stocks portfolio.
    April 2022
    Article
  275. Reflections: A look back on Q1

    The LTGG team consider recent performance and the long-term outlook for the fund.
    April 2022
    Document
  276. Influencers

    James Anderson credits the great minds who shaped his theories about the evolving world.
    April 2022
    Article
  277. Future impacts.

    Four ways Keystone Positive Change’s holdings can benefit the environment and society.
    April 2022
    Article
  278. China’s move to renewable energy

    Solar power and cheap green energy makes for a promising future.
    April 2022
    Article
  279. Up to speed with property

    A growing digital economy means opportunities for those providing the real estate to support it, and a reliable income stream. Investment manager Jon Stewart tells us more in this instalment of the Actual Income series.
    April 2022
    Video4 minutes
  280. Buying into private companies.

    Baillie Gifford’s approach to private companies? As we’ve always invested, for the long term.
    April 2022
    Article
  281. SAINTS: A year in review and looking ahead.

    The Scottish American Investment Company share an update on performance and ESG.
    April 2022
    Video10 minutes
  282. Global Alpha 2022 Research Agenda

    In their Research Agenda for 2022, the investment managers consider the benefits of deep work in helping them find growth opportunities.
    March 2022
    Article
  283. European Equities Manager Update.

    When the going gets tough, exceptional companies keep going. Stephen Paice on Europe’s best.
    Video9 minutes
  284. International Smaller Companies is growing up - a three-year anniversary.

    Join Brian Lum, Charlie Broughton & Richard Gall as they reflect on the first three years of the Smaller Companies strategy.
    March 2022
    Video32 minutes
  285. International Growth Webinar Summary.

    In this webinar summary, Nick Thomas and Christel Brodie, investment specialists, cover growth investing during difficult periods and highlight the long-term growth drivers in the International Growth portfolio.
    March 2022
    Video7 minutes
  286. The history of Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon

    The smaller companies trust has thrived by seeking out Japan’s disruptive innovators.
    May 2023
    Article
  287. A dream within reach

    New technologies, plummeting costs and our own changing behaviours all promise progress in the energy transition– just don’t expect it to come in a straight line.
    March 2022
    Article
  288. International Growth: A conversation with the portfolio management team.

    Nick Thomas hosts a discussion of the investment landscape with his Portfolio Construction Group colleagues, Tom Coutts and Julia Angeles.
    March 2022
    Video45 minutes
  289. Actual ESG

    Investing in great growth companies to make a big difference.
    February 2022
    Video12 minutes
  290. The value in growth investing.

    One says “growth”. The other says “value”. But that’s not what investors should be focusing on.
    February 2022
    Article
  291. The evolution of Japan Income Growth.

    Fund Manager Karen See and Investment Specialist Thomas Patchett explore Japan’s evolving opportunity set.
    February 2022
    Video55 minutes
  292. A private companies approach to ESG

    The special considerations at play when we invest in high-growth, late-stage unlisted firms.
    February 2022
    Article
  293. US Equities: manager insights

    Gary Robinson, investment manager at Baillie Gifford, responds to questions on inflation and valuation.
    February 2022
    Video11 minutes
  294. Long Term Global Growth: Team evolution

    Scott Nisbet interviews the Long Term Global Growth decision-makers discussing volatility, inflation, interest rates, China and portfolio holdings: Roblox, SEA, Moderna and Coupang.
    February 2022
    Video60 minutes
  295. Sustainable companies, global challenges.

    Learn about the up-and-coming sustainable companies radically shaping a more prosperous future.
    January 2022
    Article
  296. Long-term investing and market volatility.

    James Budden on holding your nerve through short-term setbacks and supporting exceptional growth companies.
    February 2022
    Article
  297. Riding Growth Waves Webinar.

    Good investing takes quick reactions as well as a long-term vision.
    February 2022
    Video39 minutes
  298. The university shaping global tech

    Why so many tech founders and CEOs have emerged from the Indian Institutes of Technology.
    January 2022
    Article
  299. Responsible Global Equity Income Fund.

    Toby Ross and Diane Esson reflect on the past three years of the Responsible Global Equity Income Fund.
    January 2022
    Video7 minutes
  300. Edinburgh Worldwide: a global history.

    How an international outlook was built in from the start by the investment trust’s founder Robert Fleming.
    January 2022
    DocumentLong read
  301. Managed Fund, Top Five US Questions.

    Kirsty Gibson answers the key questions investors are asking of the Managed Fund’s US champions.
    February 2022
    Article
  302. Sandpile avalanches and stock prices.

    Equity investing in times of catastrophic change.
    January 2022
    Article
  303. China’s dividend racehorses.

    New opportunities for income investors seeking growth and steady payouts.
    January 2022
    Article
  304. Global Income Growth

    Some people look at life as sustaining the now, while sowing the seeds for a better tomorrow. Global Income Growth think the same way. In this film we explore their philosophy and how when searching for a lifetime of income, they choose growth.
    January 2022
    Video2 minutes
  305. Baillie Gifford European Growth Trust AGM.

    Moritz Sitte, co-manager of the Baillie Gifford European Growth Trust, gives an update on investment philosophy, portfolio activity and positioning, and outlook.
    January 2022
    Video7 minutes
  306. Japan’s net zero efforts blossom.

    The firms doing pioneering work to produce renewable energy and eco-friendlier transport.
    December 2021
    Article
  307. Diverse and disruptive.

    The Monks Investment Trust’s growth-focused stock picking strategy.
    December 2021
    Article
  308. Glasgow Climate Pact

    For Global Stewardship, climate opportunities go hand in hand with climate challenges
    December 2021
    Article
  309. Making Waves.

    Changing the world starts with investing in companies addressing global challenges.
    December 2021
    Article
  310. The ‘S’ of ESG: intangible value

    ESG experts Marianne Harper Gow, Ed Whitten and Abhi Parajuli talk about the Social aspect of ESG in the context of investing.
    December 2021
    Video41 minutes
  311. Six reasons for Japan optimism.

    Manager Matthew Brett offers six predictions for the Baillie Gifford Japan Trust’s fifth decade.
    December 2021
    Article
  312. We need to talk about inflation.

    Central banks may find it hard to tackle price rises, requiring fine-tuning to fund strategies.
    December 2021
    Article
  313. China: Missing a Paradigm Shift.

    Investment manager Sophie Earnshaw shares her latest thoughts on investing in China.
    December 2021
    Video47 minutes
  314. Four decades of lessons.

    Japan’s ability to anticipate technological change should see it through the ups and downs to come.
    December 2021
    Article
  315. What’s a business for?

    Today’s investment managers should support companies doing the most to benefit society.
    November 2021
    Article
  316. Island Time.

    Torcail Stewart wants those who are investing in bonds to slow down and take some tips from island living.
    November 2021
    Document
  317. Resilient income, time after time

    Planning for future income demands preparation for an unknown tomorrow. In this film we explore the philosophy of Sustainable Income and how they are seeking real income, time after time.
    November 2021
    Video2 minutes
  318. Resilience Rewarded.

    Three lessons learned over the High Yield Bond Fund’s 20 years of debt investing.
    November 2021
    Article
  319. Towards Net Zero: Reflections on COP26

    Tim Garratt, Michael Pye and Caroline Cook reflect on the investment implications of arguably the most significant meeting of world leaders this millennium, COP 26.
    November 2021
    Video49 minutes
  320. Japan stocks: investing in growth.

    As the Baillie Gifford Japan Trust turns 40, robotics and cosmetics are on its manager’s mind.
    November 2021
    Article
  321. Actual Income: We need to talk about inflation

    When discussing investing, it's hard not to hear concerns surrounding inflation. Watch this webinar recording to hear some of the thoughts and opinions on this hot topic direct from five of our fund managers.
    November 2021
    Video51 minutes
  322. We need to talk about inflation

    Central banks may find it hard to tackle price rises, requiring fine-tuning to fund strategies.
    November 2021
    Article
  323. Tomorrow’s world, here today

    Investing in private companies applying today’s early-stage tech to create tomorrow’s world.
    November 2021
    Article
  324. The Biological Revolution

    The use of information science to unlock biology is revolutionising our health and wellbeing.
    November 2021
    Article
  325. The real case for China

    Willingness to change gives Chinese firms an innovation advantage.
    November 2021
    Article
  326. How to surf the waves of growth

    Good investing takes quick reactions as well as a long-term vision.
    November 2021
    Article
  327. Managed Fund: Manager Insights.

    Inflationary pressures and ESG opportunities are among matters on the fund managers’ minds.
    November 2021
    Video10 minutes
  328. Joining forces to achieve net zero.

    Baillie Gifford signs up to an asset managers initiative as COP26 begins.
    November 2021
    Article
  329. Mapping Veganville

    Can plant-based foods save the planet? Investment manager Brian Lum explores changing attitudes.
    November 2021
    Article
  330. Healthcare’s biotech revolution

    A convergence of technologies is paving the way for advances in our understanding of biology.
    October 2021
    Article
  331. The future of transport

    Electric cars on the road and flying taxis in the air will change the way people commute and live.
    October 2021
    Article
  332. The switch to sustainable food

    Plant-based proteins, hi-tech tractors and vertical farms are set to disrupt agriculture.
    October 2021
    Article
  333. Digital payments in a cashless future

    Disruptive fintechs are paving the way to a world without physical money.
    October 2021
    Article
  334. China’s Generation Z.

    The under-25s discuss their appetite for social shopping apps and home-grown cosmetics brands.
    October 2021
    Article
  335. Seismic shifts.

    Companies benefiting from explosive change brought on by the pandemic.
    October 2021
    Article
  336. Green hydrogen’s promise.

    Why using renewables to harvest the gas may be the best way for some industries to reach net zero.
    October 2021
    Article
  337. Harnessing growth for the next decade

    Investment manager Malcolm MacColl and Senior Governance and Sustainability Analyst Kieran Murray outline believed growth drivers and the development of Global Alpha’s ESG process.
    October 2021
    Video46 minutes
  338. Highlights Video: Harnessing growth for the next decade

    Watch the highlights from the recent Global Alpha webinar: Harnessing growth for the next decade.
    October 2021
    Video13 minutes
  339. IDEAS Conference 2021.

    With a focus on the future of mobility, the speakers discuss the ideas that will shape the way we live and work, and the companies that will drive disruption and innovation.
    October 2021
    Video0 minute
  340. A conversation about sustainability

    Our long-term investors know that investing sustainably is a plus for value creation.
    October 2021
    Article
  341. A shot in the arm.

    Moderna’s mRNA vaccines are all set to become the cornerstone of an efficient health system.
    October 2021
    Article
  342. China’s gen Z+

    How the digital natives’ wants and needs create opportunities for forward-thinking Chinese companies.
    October 2021
    Magazine
  343. Lessons from Bessembinder

    What a US academic taught us about the companies that outperform.
    October 2021
    Magazine
  344. India’s ‘missing’ female workers

    Women dropping out of employment should weigh on investors’ minds.
    October 2021
    Article
  345. Supporting ESG improvers

    Investors can have the most impact by focusing on sustainability laggards, not leaders.
    October 2021
    Article
  346. Misguided metrics

    Why emerging markets firms struggle to get high ESG scores
    October 2021
    Article
  347. Time travel investing

    Evaluating emerging market stocks by taking a mental leap into the future.
    October 2021
    Article
  348. Disruption week webinar: the future of mobility

    From battery-powered cars to flying taxis, life on the move is set to change.
    October 2021
    Video44 minutes
  349. Disruption week webinar: sustainable food and agriculture

    Vertical farms, plant-based proteins and smart tractors could disrupt what you eat and drink.
    October 2021
    Video42 minutes
  350. Disruption week webinar: Digital payments platforms

    New types of transactions and ecommerce services are being enabled by innovative fintechs.
    October 2021
    Video44 minutes
  351. Microfinance for the masses.

    Gojo’s founder explains his plan to serve 100 million of the world’s poorest people.
    October 2021
    Article
  352. Disruption week webinar: the biological revolution

    A convergence of technologies is letting biotech firms disrupt how drugs and vaccines are made.
    October 2021
    Video46 minutes
  353. Thriving after adversity.

    Why cyclical stocks such as Ryanair and Rio Tinto are comeback kings.
    October 2021
    Article
  354. Long-Term Return Expectations update.

    Decarbonisation and baby boomer spending are set to drive asset prices over the years ahead.
    September 2021
    Article
  355. An appetite for ordered chaos.

    Why loosening control can help companies become more innovative.
    September 2021
    Article
  356. Constructive Dissatisfaction: A conversation with the International Growth Team.

    Nick Thomas is joined by James Anderson and Tom Coutts to discuss the current investment landscape and the evolving situation in China.
    September 2021
    Video43 minutes
  357. US Discovery: an American voyage into the future

    Baillie Gifford launches a new offering seeking out America’s most entrepreneurial new companies.
    September 2021
    Article
  358. Climate Change: Risk or Opportunity?

    Alicia Cowley, member of the Asia Client Service Team, is joined by ESG specialists Marianne Harper Gow and Michelle O’Keefe to discuss the burning question: Does climate change pose a risk to investment returns or are we able to identify investment opportunities in this area?
    September 2021
    Video0 minute
  359. Modern-day Explorers.

    Our international investors are explorers: which of the disruptors and innovators will deliver?
    September 2021
    Article
  360. Trust magazine.

    Distrust of ESG metrics, AI health breakthroughs, comeback king stocks and more from our trusts.
    Autumn 2021
    Magazine
  361. How do we save a planet? Paulina Sliwinska invests in the companies tackling climate change.
    September 2021
    Article
  362. US Growth Trust Manager Insights.

    Behavioural shifts caused by Covid prompt changes to Baillie Gifford US Growth Trust’s portfolio.
    September 2021
    Video0 minute
  363. Disruption Week: Investing in Firms Shaping the World of Tomorrow

    From futuristic wireless technology to healthcare innovation and new forms of food production, the Long Term Global Growth Team’s investment manager Michael Pye considers the advances that may define life in 2040.
    September 2021
    Video4 minutes
  364. Monks Investment Trust Manager Insights.

    Monks Manager Spencer Adair looks beyond the noise of recent months to the longer term.
    September 2021
    Video0 minute
  365. Will the climate crisis response alter asset class returns? The Multi Asset Team investigates.
    September 2021
    Article
  366. sennder’s co-founder explains how its software platform helps truckers carry fuller loads.
    August 2021
    Article
  367. Baillie Gifford UK Growth Trust plc Manager Insights.

    Investment manager Milena Mileva gives an update on the philosophy, positioning and activity of the Baillie Gifford UK Growth Trust portfolio.
    July 2021
    Video8 minutes
  368. Hyper-connected Networks

    What’s left of exception growth companies? With the internet and the cloud, the sky’s the limit.
    August 2021
    Article
  369. Why Companies Should Embrace Chaos

    The nimblest firms are often those that don’t fight disorder but embrace it, according to Visa founder Dee Hock.
    July 2021
    Article
  370. Strategy Overview.

    A brief summary of Baillie Gifford’s beliefs, purpose and strategy.
    July 2021
    Document
  371. Actual Income

    Client Director Jan Oliver hosts a webinar on Baillie Gifford’s Income solutions. She is joined by James Dow, Torcail Stewart and Steven Hay, investment managers on our Global Income Growth Strategy, our Strategic Bond Strategy and our Multi Asset Income Strategy respectively.
    July 2021
    Video54 minutes
  372. The history of The Monks Investment Trust

    Historian John Newlands outlines the story of the Monks Investment Trust hard-fought growth.
    April 2023
    Article
  373. Clusters, Computers, and Classic Rock

    Find out why small companies are one of the richest hunting grounds for long-term growth investors.
    June 2021
    Article
  374. Baillie Gifford Managed Fund: can it continue to thrive?

    The Managed Fund was launched in 1987, so has weathered plenty of crises before.
    June 2021
    Article
  375. High Yield Bond

    In a world full of noise and excessive choice, it helps to see things from a different perspective. In this film we explore the philosophy behind High Yield Bond and how seeking resilience is time well spent.
    June 2021
    Video2 minutes
  376. Japan's digital transformation

    Unique to itself and often surprising, the digital transformation of the world’s third largest economy offers exciting new openings for investors, writes Donald Farquharson, head of Baillie Gifford’s Japanese equities team and Thomas Patchett, Japanese Equity Specialist.
    June 2021
    Article
  377. Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon Investment Trust Webinar.

    Praveen Kumar, manager of the Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon Investment Trust, discusses how to approach high-growth investing in a country that has a low-growth economy, the economy in question being that of Japan. Praveen explains that as fundamentally bottom-up, long-term stock pickers, we try to ignore short-term trends and predictions, and focus on finding smaller cap Japanese companies with huge potential over the long term.
    June 2021
    Video45 minutes
  378. History of Keystone Positive Change Investment Trust

    Historian John Newlands looks back at the origins of the trust and its surprising connections.
    June 2021
    Article
  379. Strategic Bond.

    Thinking about long-term income means thinking about what ‘can be’, not what ‘is’. In this film we explore the philosophy behind Strategic Bond and how, when it comes to income, there’s no time like the future.
    June 2021
    Video0 minute
  380. Baillie Gifford China Growth Trust Manager Insights.

    Sophie Earnshaw, co-manager of the Baillie Gifford China Growth Trust, gives an update on the philosophy, positioning and performance of the portfolio since Baillie Gifford took over management of the trust in September 2020.
    June 2021
    Video7 minutes
  381. Positive Change - It's Not Obvious

    Positive Change invests in businesses that can help solve global challenges. But, as Kate Fox explains, the impact that some of the most influential companies have on daily lives is hidden from view.
    May 2021
    Article
  382. The history of Baillie Gifford China Growth Trust

    In our special series on the histories of investment trusts managed by Baillie Gifford, John Newlands looks back at the Edwardian origins of the China-focused trust.
    May 2021
    Article
  383. The Monks Investment Trust PLC Webinar.

    Spencer Adair, newly appointed co-manager of the Monks Investment Trust, explains why the investment approach will not change. He sheds light on the past and current positioning of the portfolio, the fundamental strategy of the team involved, and the core philosophy of Monks that has been largely unchanged throughout the trust’s history.
    May 2021
    Video0 minute
  384. Japanese Fund Update Webinar.

    Investment Specialist Thomas Patchett is joined by Matthew Brett, Investment Manager of the Japanese Fund and Japan Trust, to discuss the last twelve months and the positioning and performance of the fund by exploring some of the main themes coming through in the portfolio.
    May 2021
    Video0 minute
  385. How Are You Investing For The Next Decade?

    Managed Fund Co-managers Iain McCombie and Steven Hay discuss growth versus value and what that means when looking at the decade ahead. They then cover governance and sustainability and why engagement in the topic is so important when investing over the long term.
    May 2021
    Video43 minutes
  386. Schiehallion Manager Insight.

    Robert Natzler, investment manager of The Schiehallion Fund, gives an update on the team’s activities during a year of working remotely, followed by an overview of portfolio performance, transactions and IPOs. Natzler also takes the opportunity to reiterate the investment philosophy of The Schiehallion Fund and thank shareholders for their ongoing support in the fund’s first two years.
    May 2021
    Video0 minute
  387. Baillie Gifford European Growth Trust Webinar.

    Richard Lander of Citywire hosts a webinar on the European Growth Trust and is joined by Stephen Paice, co-manager of the trust, who aims to answer the question: Are you investing in the right Europe?
    April 2021
    Video51 minutes