Millions of people around the world rely on Columbia Threadneedle Investments to manage their money. We look after investments for individual investors, financial advisers and wealth managers, as well as insurance firms, pension funds and other institutions. Together, they entrust us with £385 billion1. All our clients have needs, hopes and dreams bound up with their money, and our job is to do everything we can to help achieve them. Global Reach: With a global team of 2,000 people working together, our firm is intentionally built to deliver our clients success. 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. Research Intensity: Behind every investment, you'll find intense research powered by 180 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. Forward-looking: Our independent Investment Consultancy & Oversight team employs a '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.