United Church Funds (UCF) recently sat down with Iain Campbell, Investment Manager at Baillie Gifford. Baillie Gifford is an investment management firm responsible for managing the growth portfolio for UCF’s International Equity Fund. The company has been managing this portfolio since 2014.

In this short video, Mr. Campbell shared what Baillie Gifford does for UCF clients, what sets Baillie Gifford apart from other investment managers, and the latest environmental, social and governance developments at Baillie Gifford. 

Baillie Gifford utilizes a team approach to portfolio construction based on deep research-oriented, bottom-up, fundamental investing. Baillie Gifford seeks to identify companies capable of sustaining above-average growth rates while trading at a reasonable valuation. Founded in 1908, Baillie Gifford is located in Edinburgh, Scotland and manages over $262 billion. 

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