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Diverse opportunities drive consistency

Different asset classes respond differently to changes in the economic and business cycle, hence the investment returns from individual asset classes can vary significantly over time and differ markedly from those of other asset classes. By investing in a mix of assets and actively reviewing and changing our portfolios, in order to participate in investment opportunities while minimising volatility, we aim to deliver a smoother investment experience for investors.

  1. Potential to receive attractive levels of growth and/or income with less volatility than equities.
  2. Active allocation of risk, when managed efficiently, can provide investors with more return per unit of risk
  3. Uncorrelated sources of return can deliver important diversification benefits compared to single asset class portfolios
  4. Provides investors with an effective, ‘one stop shop’ investment solution.
4 May 2021

CIO market outlook

CIO William Davies gives his current thoughts on the shape of the recovery, what impact different levels of stimulus and the speed of vaccination campaigns may have in Europe and the US, and which structural trends have been accelerated by the pandemic.
Watch time - 4 min
31 March 2021

David Dudding

Portfolio Manager, Global Equities

Fund manager interview: maintaining a global focus

With economies looking towards a post-Covid world and concerns around inflation growing, we talk to the manager of the Global Focus strategy about what 2021 might have in store
Read time - 5 min
12 March 2021

Colin Moore

Global Chief Investment Officer

Relationships are not easy: US equities versus Treasuries

As the economy recovers and cyclical stocks begin to outperform, we look at the connection between equities and US Treasury yields.
Read time - 5 min
10 March 2021

Paul DiGiacomo

Head of Equity Research

Covid-19 index: when might life return to ‘normal’? - March 2021

With every country attempting to return to normality following the coronavirus pandemic, we are monitoring when US economic activity might get back on track.
Read time - 3 min
12 February 2021

Paul DiGiacomo

Head of Equity Research

Covid-19 index: when might life return to ‘normal’?

With every country attempting to return to normality following the coronavirus pandemic, we are monitoring US economic activity as well as other measures of 'normality' such as entertainment and leisure, high street shopping, and schools reopening.
Read time - 5 min
12 February 2021

Derek Lin & Dara White

Portfolio Manager and China Specialist & Global Head of Emerging Market Equities

Developing capital markets make China an exciting option

With Chinese New Year celebrations getting underway and 2021 being the Year of the Ox – a symbol of strength and determination – we look at the prospects for Chinese equities
Read time - 7 min

Our multi-asset range

Threadneedle (Lux) Euro Dynamic Real Return Fund

Multi-asset real return portfolios aim to deliver consistent, sustainable risk-adjusted returns irrespective of the investment environment. This combination of positive long-term capital growth potential with lower volatility and protection against inflation lies behind the appeal of multi-asset real return funds.

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Threadneedle (Lux) Global Multi-Asset Income Fund

With a focus on diversification, multi-asset income portfolios can combine the right blend of income-generating assets to provide a strong and sustainable level of income, as well as preserve and grow capital, irrespective of the global macro environment.

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About us

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.

Our funds

Columbia Threadneedle Investments has a comprehensive range of investment funds catering for a broad range of objectives.

Our capabilities

We offer a broad range of actively managed investment strategies and solutions covering global, regional and domestic markets and asset classes.