Threadneedle Global Equities

Consistency even in extraordinary times

Competitive advantage is at the heart of our investment philosophy. It gives us the confidence that a company can maintain its market position and can deliver high returns and stable growth for investors over time. Our approach combines an analysis of company fundamentals, detailed industry research and a competitive advantage framework to identify the highest quality companies from across the globe.

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Why growth will trump value

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A clear and differentiated quality approach

A competitive advantage framework designed to identify quality companies with sustainable growth potential that is often underappreciated by the marketplace.

Global know-how, regional resources

Drawing on the global expertise of 200+ equity investment professionals with specialist local knowledge across regions and industries.

Solutions to suit your clients’ needs

We manage over €14.1bn* in global equity assets across a range of core and specialist strategies designed to help you achieve your clients’ investment goals.

*Source: Columbia Threadneedle Investments as at 31 December 2020.

How do we identify competitive advantage? ...and how can it be sustained?

Source: Columbia Threadneedle Investments.

Global know-how, local resources

Our global equity investment team harness regional, industry and local investment expertise from across the globe to gain a deep and personal understanding of the companies we invest in.

With over 200 equity investment professionals fuelling our research resources, we believe our unique perspective positions us to identify the best opportunities and capture alpha for our clients.

Source: Columbia Threadneedle Investments.


21 July 2020

Scott Woods company visits – Altair

The drives between company visits are fun. I listen to local radio, stop at local stores, and can learn a lot about US consumers and how they behave.
6 July 2020

Scott Woods company visits – Service Master

Pest control is a rational market. Businesses do not tend to undercut others on price.


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