Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a leading global asset management group that provides a broad range of actively managed investment strategies and solutions for individual, institutional and corporate clients. The firm employs 2000 people including over 450 investment professionals based in North America, Europe and Asia.
As at 31 March 2015, Columbia Threadneedle Investments manage £341bn of assets across developed and emerging market equities, fixed income, asset allocation solutions and alternatives. As detailed in the Ameriprise Financial Q1 2015 earnings release, the AUM includes the combined assets under management of the Columbia and Threadneedle group of companies.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is the global asset management group of Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP), a US-based financial services provider.
Threadneedle Investments rebranded to Columbia Threadneedle Investments during the first half of 2015 to emphasise its association with US-based affiliate Columbia Management.