Baillie Gifford UK Growth Fund PLC, formerly Schroder UK Growth Fund plc, is an investment trust. The Company's principal investment objective is to achieve capital growth predominantly from investment in the United Kingdom equities, with the aim of providing a total return in excess of the Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) all-share index. The Company invests in a relatively concentrated portfolio of between 35 and 65 stocks principally selected for their prospective to provide shareholders with attractive returns relative to the FTSE all-share index. The Company may also invest in convertible securities and equity-related derivatives for portfolio management purposes. It invests in various sectors, such as financials, consumer services, healthcare, industrials, oil and gas, technology, consumer goods, telecommunications, electronic and electrical equipment, utilities, basic materials and liquid assets. The Company's investment manager is Schroder Investment Management Limited.