News

  • Mike Lippert Quoted in The Wall Street Journal

    4/10/2019

    Mike Lippert, Portfolio Manager of Baron Opportunity Fund, quoted in The Wall Street Journal on Tech Stock’s Rise. Read the full article here

  • Citywire: Alex Umansky and Baron Global Advantage Fund

    4/8/2019

    Citywire ranked Portfolio Manager Alex Umansky first out of 72 portfolio managers in the Global Multi-Cap Growth category. Read the full article here

  • Baron Discovery Fund Named in Morningstar’s Prospects That Are “Worth a Look”

    3/27/2019

    Baron Discovery Fund, co-managed by Randy Gwirtzman and Laird Bieger, was highlighted in Morningstar’s FundInvestor as an “intriguing, open small-cap option” among the most recent list of Morningstar Prospects. Download a free copy of FundInvestor by visiting the website.

  • Ron Baron on CNBC ’s “Squawk Box”

    3/14/2019

    On March 14, 2019 Ron Baron appeared on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to give his thoughts on companies disrupting their industries. To view the full segment, visit www.cnbc.com.

  • Randy Gwirtzman Discusses Stocks He Favors With Investor's Business Daily

    3/11/2019

    In the March 11, 2019 issue of Investor’s Business Daily, Randy Gwirtzman, portfolio manager of Baron Discovery Fund, talks about the types of stocks he favors in the current market environment. Read the full article here.

  • Baron Global Advantage Fund Wins Lipper Award

    3/11/2019

    Portfolio Manager Alex Umansky’s fund awarded Best Global Multi-Cap Growth Fund at 2019 Lipper Awards. View the announcement here

  • Alex Umansky Ranks First on Citywire’s List of Top Global Multi-Cap Growth Managers

    3/8/2019

    In the February 2019 issue of Citywire Professional Buyer, Citywire ranked Baron Global Advantage Fund Portfolio Manager Alex Umansky first out of 72 portfolio managers in the Global Multi-Cap Growth category, noting that Umansky “boasts the category’s best personal information ratio over the past three years.”

  • Mike Lippert Appears on CNBC’s “Nightly Business Report”

    2/8/2019

    On February 8, 2019, Baron Opportunity Fund Portfolio Manager Mike Lippert was featured as the “market monitor” on CNBC’s “Nightly Business Report.” In the interview, Mike discussed 3 companies he thinks are leading the way in digitization and cloud computing. To watch the full interview, visit www.nbr.com.

  • Baron Discovery Fund and Baron Global Advantage Fund Added to Morningstar’s Prospects

    2/10/2019

    Baron is pleased to announce that Morningstar has added Baron Discovery Fund and Baron Global Advantage Fund to its “Prospects” list of up-and-coming or under-the-radar strategies that Morningstar Manager Research thinks might be worthy of full coverage someday. Currently, Baron Growth Fund, Baron Asset Fund, Baron Small Cap Fund, Baron Partners Fund, and Baron Emerging Markets Fund all have full coverage by Morningstar.

  • Portfolio Update: Baron Energy & Resources Fund

    2/8/2019

    On February 8, 2019, the Board of Trustees of Baron Select Funds voted to close and liquidate Baron Energy and Resources Fund. For more information, click here.