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About Columbia Threadneedle Investments

Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a leading global asset manager. We know investors want strong and repeatable risk-adjusted returns and we aim to deliver this through an active and consistent investment approach that is team-based, risk-aware and performance-driven.

Better insights

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

Better decisions

The ability to exchange and debate investment ideas in a collaborative environment enriches our teams' investment processes to ensure our best insights are applied to portfolios. More importantly, it results in better-informed decisions for our clients.

Better outcomes

Our broad range of investment strategies and solutions are designed to meet the evolving needs of our clients, whether they are individuals, advisers or institutions. We are committed to first class client service and investment excellence. We have a dedicated team of more than 2,000 colleagues across the globe, all with a common goal.

Columbia Threadneedle Investments is the global brand name of the Columbia and Threadneedle group of companies.

Key facts and figures

  • AUM U.S. $456.3 billion1
  • AUM by asset class: 51% Equities, 41% Fixed Income, 8% Alternatives
  • Over 2,000 individuals globally including more than 450 investment professionals
  • Present in 19 countries across Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific, and North America
  • Owned by Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

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1In U.S. dollars as of December 31, 2016. AUM includes all assets managed on a discretionary or non-discretionary basis by the entities in the Columbia and Threadneedle group of companies, which includes separate and distinct GIPS-compliant firms that use the global brand name Columbia Threadneedle Investments. Due to intercompany sub-advisory relationships, certain assets under management are included under more than one firm.

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