Baillie Gifford’s sole business is investment management. Since the company was founded in 1908 it has been a partnership. Today it is owned by 51 partners all of whom work in the business.We believe that the best investment ideas spring from thinking about future possibilities, not short-term probabilities. We set no barriers to the imagination of our investors, encouraging fresh perspectives and the use of diverse sources of information. We term ourselves Actual Investors.We currently manage or advise some £277.5bn on behalf of clients worldwide. Whilst we are predominantly an institutional manager (circa 80% of FUM), we offer an extensive range of investment trusts and open ended funds to UK wealth managers and intermediaries.
EdenTree are pioneers in responsible and sustainable investing, having launched one of the first ethical equity funds in the UK, in March 1988. We are proud of our 33 year track record in delivering exceptional, long-term results for our clients. Our investment team also have some of the longest continuous track records of any in the UK investment community. Today, we have £3.7bn* of assets under management across our range of funds.
EdenTree are proud to be part of the Benefact Group – a charity owned, international family of specialist financial services companies that give all available profits to charity and good causes. We’re built on the idea that better business, can better lives.
Pictet Asset Management is an independent asset manager offering investment services around the world. Our key investment capabilities include: Global Thematic Equities, Multi Asset, Emerging Markets Debt, Global Fixed Income (including Strategic Credit) and Alternative Investments. We manage GBP 210billion in assets as at the end of December 2021. We are convinced that Environmental, Social and Governance considerations can help us make better long-term investment decisions for our clients. For decades, sustainability has been central to our way of thinking. Since the Pictet Group was founded in 1805, we have aimed to ensure the prosperity of our clients over the long term.
We are part of Quilter plc, a leading UK-focused wealth manager, providing advice-led investment solutions and investment platform services.Quilter enables financial advisers to deliver the very best service to clients and their families, to help them achieve their financial goals. We offer a comprehensive range of products and investments through our award-winning online investment platform, which is known for its intuitive user experience that makes online processes quick and easy.Our products and services are designed to support any adviser business model, and we are always evolving them to meet the changing needs of advisers and customers.