Columbia Acorn Fund and Columbia Acorn USA To Add New Portfolio Manager
December 14, 2015
Columbia Threadneedle Investments announced today that Matthew A. Litfin, CFA has joined Columbia Wanger Asset Management (CWAM) and will be named co-portfolio manager for Columbia Acorn Fund and lead portfolio manager for Columbia Acorn USA on January 1, 2016. Mr. Litfin will also serve as domestic director of research for CWAM.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments Hires Jim Bumpus to Lead U.S. National Sales
August 3, 2015
Columbia Threadneedle Investments announced today that Jim Bumpus has joined the firm as National Sales Manager. Mr. Bumpus will lead intermediary sales and distribution in the broker dealer and independent channels and report to Joe Kringdon, Managing Director, Head of Intermediary Distribution.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments Partners with ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago
July 23, 2015
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is proud to be the Global Financial Services Partner of the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Triathlon Series Grand Final Chicago, from September 15-19. The event features four days of competition for more than 8,000 elite and amateur athletes, including 150 of the world's top Olympic-distance triathletes as they compete for a world championship title less than a year before the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Learning Center Member eNews and Retirement Resource Guide Win Apex
June 25, 2015
Two resources available exclusively through the Learning Center — Member eNews and Retirement Resource Guide — have received 2015 APEX Awards for Communications Excellence. The APEX Awards program, now in its 27th year, is a communications competition that recognizes outstanding publications from newsletters and magazines to annual reports, brochures and websites.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments Exposure to Puerto Rico, April 30, 2015
May 19, 2015
The following table illustrates Columbia Threadneedle Investments mutual fund exposure to Puerto Rico issuers — including GO debt and issuers that do not directly rely on Commonwealth General Fund support to pay debt service. While we acknowledge that there is an elevated degree of economic and political linkage between all credits issued on the Island, consideration should be given to the structural and legal separation of some credits.
Five Columbia Funds Earn Lipper Fund Awards
April 1, 2015
Five Columbia funds have received 2015 Lipper Fund Awards as top-performing mutual funds in their respective Lipper classifications for the period ending December 31, 2014.
New Columbia Threadneedle Investments Brand Unveiled
March 30, 2015
Columbia Management has today launched its new brand: Columbia Threadneedle Investments. A new logo and visual identity are also unveiled, along with a new brand positioning, which is focused on the client: Your success. Our priority.
Columbia Management Launches Adaptive Alternatives Fund in Collaboration with Blackstone
January 28, 2015
Columbia Management today announced the launch of a liquid alternative mutual fund, the Columbia Adaptive Alternatives Fund (CLAAX). The fund provides retail investors access to a diverse portfolio of alternative investments through collaboration between Columbia Management and Blackstone Alternative Investment Advisers LLC.