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About Columbia Threadneedle Investments

Columbia Threadneedle manages investments for institutions, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and endowments & foundations. Together, they entrust us with $426 billion.1

Global Reach. Our reach is expansive, with a global team of 2,050 people working together. Our expertise is diverse with more than 450 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.

Research Intensity. Our 180 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.

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.


  • AUM U.S. $426 billion1
  • Over 2,050 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.

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To learn more about our investment approach, the firm's policies regarding responsible investment and firm leadership, follow the appropriate link.

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 March 31, 2020. 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 March 31, 2020