Information on changes to international benchmark interest rates

The below is for information purposes only, to inform you of changes taking place within the financial services industry. There’s no need to take any action for you or your clients.

At Columbia Threadneedle we are working to ensure minimal impact on our clients. We will communicate with you in due course if your investments are affected.

What is changing?
What is LIBOR and IBOR?
Why is this happening?
What are RFRs?
How is Columbia Threadneedle managing the transition? 
How will we transition IBOR-linked investments? 
How will we transition funds or mandates that use IBORs as benchmarks?
What does all this mean for you?