About us

Columbia Threadneedle manages investments for institutions, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and endowments & foundations. Together, they entrust us with $725 billion*.

Global Reach: Our reach is expansive, with a global team of 2,500 people working together. Our expertise is diverse with more than 650 investment professionals sharing global perspectives across all major asset classes and markets and we have the capability to create bespoke solutions matched to clients’ specific requirements.

A global team of 2,500 people working together

Intense research powered by over 200 investment professionals

Research Intensity: Over 200 investment professionals, including more than 130 analysts, are dedicated to finding original, actionable insights that are shared and debated with our portfolio managers. Responsible Investment (RI) principles are an important factor and we apply proprietary tools to provide a robust RI framework and better analysis. This knowledge is harnessed to make better investment decisions that benefit our clients.

Intense research powered by over 200 investment professionals

Forward-looking: Our independent Investment Consultancy & Oversight team ensures the integrity of an investment strategy. The team works in partnership with our portfolio managers to foster continuous improvement and ensure strategies are managed consistent with client expectations and their desired outcome.

To all our clients, we have one message: your success is our priority.

Our global presence

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$725 BN

managed for institutional and retail clients globally*

managed for institutional and retail clients globally*

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2,500+

people globally, including 650 investment professionals

Offices in

19 countries

Australia, Austria, Chile, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, The Netherlands (Amsterdam), Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States  (Investment offices highlighted in bold)

* Source: Columbia Threadneedle Investments and BMO GAM (EMEA) as of June 30, 2021.

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Offices in

19 countries

Australia, Austria, Chile, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, The Netherlands (Amsterdam), Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States  (Investment offices highlighted in bold)

* Source: Columbia Threadneedle Investments and BMO GAM (EMEA) as of June 30, 2021.

Investment options

We offer a broad range of actively managed investment strategies and solutions covering global, regional and domestic markets and asset classes.

Fixed income
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a global fixed income manager with a strong credit heritage. We aim to deliver consistent, sustainable returns for our clients via a full range of fixed income solutions.
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Equities
Equities form a major part of our total investments. Managed by a highly experienced team of professionals and organised by regional desks, we provide our clients with an unrivalled global equities perspective.
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Multi-asset
Our multi-asset strategies are designed to profit from a variety of different market conditions by blending investments, incorporating our thinking across in-house portfolios.
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Commodities
We offer an actively managed strategy that invests in a diverse global portfolio of commodities to access the capital growth, portfolio diversification and inflation protection benefits offered by this asset class.
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Property
As a major owner of real estate across the UK, we focus on quality assets, favouring locations with low supply and strong occupational demand to maximise income stability.
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Global investment solutions
Client needs drive our Global Investment Solutions business. Our journey together starts with a commitment to understanding the client’s business, the outcomes they are trying to achieve, their specific challenges and the regulatory environment that they operate in.
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Fixed income
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a global fixed income manager with a strong credit heritage. We aim to deliver consistent, sustainable returns for our clients via a full range of fixed income solutions.
Find out more
Equities
Equities form a major part of our total investments. Managed by a highly experienced team of professionals and organised by regional desks, we provide our clients with an unrivalled global equities perspective.
Find out more
Multi-asset
Our multi-asset strategies are designed to profit from a variety of different market conditions by blending investments, incorporating our thinking across in-house portfolios.
Find out more
Commodities
We offer an actively managed strategy that invests in a diverse global portfolio of commodities to access the capital growth, portfolio diversification and inflation protection benefits offered by this asset class.
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Property
Columbia Threadneedle has extensive experience investing in real assets. Drawing upon our extensive market knowledge and long-standing credibility with sellers, investors and lenders alike, we offer true alignment between strategy objectives, the long-term nature of the assets and the long-term income requirements of our investors.
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Global investment solutions
Client needs drive our Global Investment Solutions business. Our journey together starts with a commitment to understanding the client’s business, the outcomes they are trying to achieve, their specific challenges and the regulatory environment that they operate in.
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Global investment solutions

Client needs drive our Global Investment Solutions business. Our journey together starts with a commitment to understanding the client’s business, the outcomes they are trying to achieve, their specific challenges and the regulatory environment that they operate in.