About Us

As a leading global asset manager, our consistent, collaborative investment approach allows you to deliver the dependable experience your clients demand.

Investors want strong, repeatable risk-adjusted returns. Consistency — not surprises. So, how do we deliver a consistent investment experience?

Better insights

Our talented investment teams work together to uncover investment insights from around the world. By sharing knowledge across asset classes and geographies we generate richer perspectives on global, regional and local investment landscapes.

Better decisions

We foster a culture of diversity. The ability to exchange and debate investment ideas in a collaborative and diverse environment enriches our teams’ investment processes. More importantly, it results in better informed investment decisions for our clients.

Better outcomes

Our broad range of investment strategies and solutions are designed to meet the evolving needs of financial advisors like you, and your clients.

The sum of our parts

Two is stronger than one — a fact reinforced in 2015 when Columbia Management and London-based Threadneedle Investments came together as Columbia Threadneedle Investments. By combining our global insight, research capabilities and investment expertise, you and your clients have access to the best of both firms.

The sum of our parts

Combined strengths:

  • Proprietary research

    Conducted on a global scale, we're able to identify opportunities and navigate challenging markets.

  • Global insight

    With investment teams around the world, our local access provides global insight to investment trends and news.

  • Tailored solutions

    It's our ability to apply the right balance of expertise, research and risk-aware thinking that allows us to identify appropriate solutions or design new ones.

  • Educational resources

    From timely blog posts and fund updates to our business-building ideas and client-friendly materials, find resources for both you and your clients.

  • Business support

    Your dedicated wholesaler partner provides the support you need to grow your business and master market and product knowledge.

17

Number of countries with office locations spanning North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and the Middle East

 
482

Billions of dollars in client assets under management1

15

Top 15 manager of long-term mutual fund assets in the U.S.2

 
54

Total number of funds rated 4 or 5 stars by Morningstar3

2000

Total number of employees, including over 450 dedicated investment professionals

Disclosures

1 In U.S. dollars as of June 30, 2018. Source Ameriprise Q2 Earnings Release. Contact us for more current data.

2Source: ICI Complex Assets Report as of December 31, 2017 for Columbia Management Investment Advisers, LLC.

3All ratings are Institutional Class as of 06/30/2018.  Out of 105 Institutional Class Columbia funds rated by Morningstar, 17 funds received a 5-star Overall Rating and 37 funds received a 4-star Overall Rating.  The Overall Morningstar Rating for a retail mutual fund is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5- and 10-year Morningstar Rating metrics. 

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