No second fund on the horizon for Blue Whale but a trust could happen

Targeting £3-4bn

James Baxter-Derrington
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Co-founder and chair of Blue Whale Capital Peter Hargreaves
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Co-founder and chair of Blue Whale Capital Peter Hargreaves

There are no current plans at Blue Whale Capital to launch a second fund in the near future, although the topic is of constant debate, according to co-founder and chair Peter Hargreaves.

Speaking at a Q&A, Hargreaves said that while the team debate the potential for launching other funds "a lot", the current plan was to "put all our efforts" into the debut LF Blue Whale Growth fund. "At this stage, we are going to put all our effort into this one fund," he explained. "That is what we want to run, a truly global fund. "Right now, until this fund gets to three or four billion in size, all our effort will go into that one fund." Evenlode and Blue Whale gain Elite Ratings as funds pass third anniversary However, Hargreaves did not completely rule out the potential f...

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