Baillie Gifford's income fund: It's important to be invested in growth businesses

UK dividends dropped 40% in 2020

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Baillie Gifford's income fund: It's important to be invested in growth businesses

Toby Ross, investment manager on Baillie Gifford’s Responsible Global Equity Income Fund, explored whether there is a trade-off between sustainability and investment objectives, and what constitutes a truly responsible investment in a recent Working Lunches event with Professional Adviser.

Last year was a significant stress-tester for UK-based income investors. Dividends in the UK market plummeted more than 40% as businesses suspended pay-outs to investors. A recent study by Link ...

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