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2022 Kepler Growth Rated Fund

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Fund History

20 May 2022 Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon Investment Trust: 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...
05 Apr 2022 Fund Analysis
BGS has the best long-term track record in the Japanese sectors…
10 Nov 2021 Fantastic growth funds (and where to find them)
We found them in India, Japan, frontier markets, healthcare and the global sector – and here they are…
10 Nov 2021 Slides and Audio: Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon
Download the presentation and listen to the audio from our 'Fantastic growth funds (and where to find them)' conference on 4 November...
14 May 2021 Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon – Manager Insights
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. Capital at risk.
12 May 2021 Fund Analysis
BGS offers a portfolio of Japan’s fastest-growing and most disruptive companies and has generated sector-leading performance…
20 Jan 2021 Kepler's top-rated investment trusts for 2021
We update our annual quantitative ratings for investment trusts…
02 Dec 2020 Can you teach an old dog new tricks?
Cheap companies in Japan are drowning in what cheap companies elsewhere would kill for: buckets of cash…
02 Dec 2020 Japan's Great Wave of Change
In Japan, crisis often sparks accelerated change and innovation. Praveen Kumar, manager of Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon, talks about the upstarts making inroads...
12 Dec 2019 Japan's cutting edge
The qualities that give the best companies their advantage are not always obvious. Praveen Kumar, manager of the Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon investment trust and deputy manager of the Baillie Gifford Japan Trust, outlines the ingredients of lasting success...
22 May 2019 On a roll
As Western economies show signs of their own 'Japanification', we explore the Japanese industries poised to take advantage of this change...
07 May 2019 Fund Analysis
This ultra-active Japanese smaller companies fund, already the cheapest in its sector, reduced its fee last year...
12 Sep 2018 Fake news...
Small cap funds, despite their reputation to the contrary, are less volatile and have delivered better risk adjusted returns than their large cap peers...
19 Jan 2018 Full steam ahead?
Jupiter Fund of Investment Trusts manager Richard Curling gives his view on the potential risks and rewards for the major equity regions around the world in 2018...
27 Sep 2017 Not the usual suspects...
We highlight a selection of equity trusts that have managed to produce returns that are lowly correlated to global markets...
27 Sep 2017 Fund Analysis
A growth focused Japanese smaller companies trust with an outstanding track record relative to its benchmark and peers...
18 Sep 2017 Business as usual
We meet the new managers of Baillie Gifford's Scottish American Investment Company and find that they have much in common with former boss Dominic Neary...
22 Aug 2017 Japan briefing
We examine the opportunities and threats facing investors seeking exposure to Japan...
20 Jun 2017 Baillie Gifford Japan Trust
A consistent performer in positive and negative market cycles, led by a management team with long experience in Japanese equities...
26 Apr 2017 The greatest...
We use technical analysis to identify some of the best stock picking fund managers over the long-term...
19 Dec 2016 Small is beautiful…
We identify the UK's most efficient trusts, all of which have operational costs below 0.1%...
03 Jun 2016 Japan: Negative interest rates are just the beginning
Helicopter money could be among the measures policymakers use to revive Japan's struggling economy...
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