Types of investment

Private Equity

Our specialist Private Equity team, with over £1 billion assets under management, is highly experienced with a proven ability to identify and access strong performing mid-market and prime managers in Europe and the US.

The team manages a number of thematic funds with exposure to fund of funds, co-investments and secondary investments including a specialist listed Private Equity Trust.

Our Private Equity team also has a long track record of embedding ESG analysis and due diligence into its investment process, with industry-acknowledged transparent reporting. This is supported by the global resources of Columbia Threadneedle and our centre of excellence in responsible investment.

With more than three decades of experience, investors benefit from our track record, specialist industry knowledge, market research, fund access, disciplined investment approach and focus on long-term positive investor relations.

Our emphasis on partnership means that we serve investors all over the world, including government and other pension funds, insurance companies, endowments, private banks, family offices and individuals. In addition to the range of funds, we offer bespoke services in this area based on specific client requirements and needs.

Source: Columbia Threadneedle Investments, as at 31 December 2021.

18 August 2022

Joe Horrocks-Taylor

Senior Associate, Analyst, Responsible Investment

Jet zero – how investors can get on board for the long haul of aviation decarbonisation

Will COP15 address the biodiversity crisis? Our role as a responsible investor in addressing biodiversity loss.
Read time - 4 min
17 August 2022

Jamie Jenkins

Managing Director, Head of Global ESG Equities

Sacha El Khoury

Director, Portfolio Manager

Laura Wood

Senior Associate, Analyst, Global Equities

CT SDG Engagement Global Equity Strategy - Impact Report 2022

Our 3rd annual impact report details how our CT SDG Engagement Global Equity Strategy aligns with the SDG framework.
Read time - 3 min
15 August 2022

Fixed Income Desk

In Credit - Weekly Snapshot

In Credit Weekly Snapshot – August 2022

Our fixed income team provide their weekly snapshot of market events.
Read time - 3 min
5 August 2022

ESG knowledge shared: August 2022

Keep up to date with responsible investing in our monthly roundup of highlights – interesting events, articles we’re reading, podcasts and more.
Read time - 4 min
3 August 2022

Natalia Luna

Senior Thematic Investment Analyst, Responsible Investment

Energy crisis response: repowering Europe

Natalia Luna provided an update on the RePowerEU plan aimed at ensuring energy security while promoting decarbonisation, mainly by accelerating the transition to renewable energies, but also through energy efficiency measures.
Read time - 8 min
2 August 2022

William Davies

Global Chief Investment Officer

CIO outlook: market conditions, fixed income and equities, commodities and real assets

Our Global CIO on market conditions, fixed income and equities, commodities and real assets
Watch time - 6 min

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