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Douglas Brodie

FE fundinfo Alpha Manager
Baillie Gifford & Co Ltd
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Trustnet verdict
Overall, performing better than the peer group composite. Over a long track record, the manager has outperformed the peer group more often than not. Good stock picking has had a material positive impact on results, which have tended to be similar in rising and falling markets.
Manager profile
Douglas graduated BSc in Molecular Biology & Biochemistry from Durham University in 1997 and with a DPhil in Molecular Immunology from Oxford University in 2001. He joined Baillie Gifford in 2001 and is Head of the Global Discovery Team. Douglas became a Partner in 2015 is a CFA Charterholder.
Total return for Douglas Brodie
Rolling Alpha Quartile: Discrete three year periods
Rolling Alpha Quartile shows a manager's alpha score in quartile terms, plotting his or her risk adjusted performance against all other managers in the UT & OEICs universe. The best managers are those who are consistently ranked in the first or second quartile.
 
Quartile 1
Quartile 2
Quartile 3
Quartile 4
 
 
 
 
 
1-37m
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
13-49m
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
25-61m
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
37-73m
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
49-85m
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Discrete calendar year performance : Douglas Brodie

Manager career performance
Discrete performance
  0-12m 12-24m 24-36m 36-48m 48-60m 60-72m 72-84m 84-96m 96-108m 108-120m
Douglas Brodie 17.9 17.6 36.6 9.6 14.2 1.7 51.8 19.5 -1.2 30.5
Peer Group Composite 9.7 -1.0 14.3 -0.1 14.8 5.2 24.5 14.0 -1.0 23.1
Over / Under 8.2 18.6 22.3 9.7 -0.6 -3.5 27.3 5.5 -0.2 7.4
Performance vs peer group composite: Douglas Brodie
How a manager matches up against their peers gives you some idea of how talented they are. Very few managers perform equally well in rising and falling markets, so knowing which type of market a manager is capable of performing well within is also important.
 
Overall markets
Up
Outperformed peer group composite
7 years
out of a possible 10
 
Overall markets
Up
Underperformed peer group composite
3 years
out of a possible 10
 
Rising markets
UpDown
Outperformed peer group composite
5 years
out of a possible 7
 
Falling markets
UpDown
Outperformed peer group composite
2 years
out of a possible 3
Funds currently managed
Fund Sole/Co-managed Sector Periods
Baillie Gifford Global Discovery Lead manager UT Global since May 03 2011 to present
Edinburgh Worldwide IT PLC Lead manager IT Global Smaller Companies since Jan 27 2014 to present
Funds managed previously
Fund Periods
Baillie Gifford British Smaller Companies since Nov 12 2007 to Sep 30 2013
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