About Columbia Threadneedle Investments
We look after investments for institutions, sovereign wealth funds and endowments & foundations. Together, they entrust us with $494 billion.1 All our clients have financial needs and goals, and our job is to do everything we can to help achieve them.
We're intentionally built to help you succeed. Our reach is expansive, with a global team of 2,000 people working together. Our expertise is diverse with more than 450 investment professionals sharing global perspectives across all major asset classes and markets. Our clients have access to a broad array of investment strategies and we have the capability to create bespoke solutions matched to clients' specific requirements.
Behind every investment, you'll find intense research powered by 190 analysts 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.
Our independent Investment Consultancy & Oversight team employs a unique '5P' approach to ensure the integrity of an investment strategy and foster continuous improvement. The team works in partnership with our portfolio managers to ensure strategies are managed according to their stated objectives and approach, consistent with client expectations and their desired outcome.
- AUM U.S. $494 billion1
- Over 2,000 individuals globally including more than 450 investment professionals
- Present in 17 countries across Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific, and North America
- Owned by Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
For Defined Contribution plans we offer mutual funds across a variety of share classes, collective trust funds and separate accounts. Our investment options are offered through a number of recordkeeping platforms.
1 In U.S. dollars as of December 31, 2019. AUM includes all assets managed on a discretionary or non-discretionary basis by the entities in the Columbia and Threadneedle group of companies.
Employee Data as of December 31, 2019