Baillie Gifford UK Growth Trust plc is a United Kingdom-based investment company. The Company operates an alternative investment fund. The principal investment objective of the Company is to achieve capital growth, predominantly from investment in United Kingdom equities, with the aim of providing a total return in excess of the Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) All-Share Index. It invests its portfolio primarily in listed equities and also in unlisted investments, including private companies, convertible securities, and equity-related derivatives. It invests in various sectors, such as industrials, financials, consumer discretionary, healthcare, technology, basic materials, real estate and consumer staples. The Company is managed by Baillie Gifford & Co. Its alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) is Baillie Gifford & Co Limited.