Baillie Gifford

Extinction Rebellion targets Baillie Gifford's Edinburgh office

Protest group Extinction Rebellion has targetted Baillie Gifford's Edinburgh office by barricading the entrance to the building.

Published 14 January 2020

Baillie Gifford fund appoints Caroline Roxburgh and Jonathan Simpson-Dent as non-executive directors

Baillie Gifford's Edinburgh Worldwide Investment Trust has appointed former PwC partner Caroline Roxburgh and McKinsey alumnus Jonathan Simpson-Dent as non-executive directors.

Published 10 January 2020

Baillie Gifford replaces Edinburgh Partners on £335m investment fund

Edinburgh Partners has been removed from a £335 million investment fund for European Investment Trust PLC and replaced by Baillie Gifford.

Published 10 October 2019

First appointment made to professorial chair supported by Baillie Gifford at University of Edinburgh

Professor Shannon Vallor will join the University of Edinburgh as the first Baillie Gifford chair in the Ethics of Data and Artificial Intelligence at the Edinburgh Futures Institute (EFI).

Published 3 October 2019

Baillie Gifford investment helps SpaceX raise over $1 billion this year

Private rocket company SpaceX has raised over $1 billion since the beginning of the year with the help of a $71.4 million capital injection from Scottish investment manager Baillie Gifford.

Published 27 May 2019

Baillie Gifford launches new Japanese fund

Venerable Edinburgh wealth manager Baillie Gifford has extended its Far East offering with the launch of a Japanese equity income fund.

Published 3 June 2016

Earnings drop at Scottish Mortgage

The star-performing Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust suffered a slight decline in net asset value of 0.1 per cent after a tough year which saw a 26 per cent drop in earnings due to a challenging global picture.

Published 16 May 2016