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A Baillie Gifford fund manager picks hidden gems in the Japanese market to beat his benchmark. He's broken down 3 stocks worth buying right now and how to manage risk in high growth investing
A Baillie Gifford portfolio manager outlined for Business Insider his 3-part stock picking strategy for finding high growth stocks in Japan and some of the misconceptions investors have about putting money into the world's third largest economy.
Here's Kumar's three Asia-focused stock picks that align with his 3-part strategy and growth-investor mentality.
"Some of our most successful investments, [it's] also been a very common theme, where they start off with one business line, do very well in that, but they're not satisfied with having success, in just that, and they're always looking at adjacent areas," Kumar said.
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Last week, Business Insider spoke with Baillie Gifford portfolio manager, Praveen Kumar, who is crushing his benchmarks in both the Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon Trust, which he manages, and the Baillie Gifford Japan Trust, which he deputy manages.
The Morningstar rising talent nominee outlined for Business Insider his very "simple" stock picking strategy for finding high growth stocks in Japan and common misconceptions investors have about Japan.
Baillie Gifford's Shin Nippon Trust has trailing 1-year Net Asset Value returns of 39.51%, compared with just 4.21% for the MSCI Japan Small Cap index, according to data from Morningstar on October 15.
This week, Business Insider highlights 3 stock picks recommended by Kumar that align with his 3-part stock picking strategy and his recommendations on managing risk with high growth stocks.