Columbia Threadneedle (Lux) Sustainable Outcomes Global Equity

At a glance

A concentrated Global fund that invests in high-quality companies targeting positive sustainable outcomes and financial returns.

Key facts

Article 8*

Fund inception date
19 May 2021

Fund Manager
Pauline Grange

Typical number of stocks
40 to 60

MSCI All Country World  

Key reasons to invest

1. Clear sustainable objective

The fund aims to provide twin benefits of positive sustainable outcomes and strong financial returns.

2. Differentiated quality approach

We focus on quality companies that have robust competitive advantages, that deliver high returns and stable growth over the long term.

3. Doing good by the planet and society

100% of the portfolio is exposed to positive sustainable outcomes that help deliver solutions and contribute positively to the world’s sustainability challenges.


Fund profile – Columbia Threadneedle (Lux) Sustainable Outcomes Global Equity

Risks to be aware of

This fund is suitable for investors who can tolerate high levels of risk and volatility and have a long-term investment horizon. Investors could lose some or all their capital and should read the Prospectus for a full description of all risks.

Investment risks: Investment in equities, portfolio concentration, currencies and ESG criteria.


What we mean by ‘high-quality’ companies

What we mean by ‘high-quality’ companies diagram

We believe that:

  • Companies that contribute to sustainable outcomes by offering solutions to meet these changing demands will enjoy superior growth, returns and wider competitive moats in the long term.
  • Strong and/or improving ESG credentials are a key component of the quality of a company and its management.
  • A strong and sustainable competitive advantage is also vital in sustaining a company’s returns on capital over the long term.


Our sustainable themes mapped to primary SDGs

Our sustainable themes mapped to primary SDGs

Investing for change

  • The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent a catalyst for change, creating new investment opportunities
  • Our eight sustainable themes draw on these SDGs and encompass a range of social and environmental outcomes
  • We believe investment based on these themes can deliver not just impact for investors but solid financial returns


Annual Report 2020

UN logos. Use does not imply UN endorsement of this fund. Use for promotion of the SDGs. Our thematic framework draws on all SDGs, but the primary SDGs per theme are shown here.

Fund Manager



Pauline Grange
Portfolio Manager
Pauline Grange interview

Pauline Grange interview: sustainability and investing

Global sustainable outcomes - News & Views

Global Sustainable Outcomes, and how Covid-19 could change the world for ever


4 May 2023

Pauline Grange

Portfolio Manager

Global Sustainable Outcomes Q1 2023

Is our 'stolen focus' one reason for the world's slow response to the climate crisis?
Read time - 10 min
14 March 2023

Pauline Grange

Portfolio Manager

Global Sustainable Outcomes Q4 2022

COPs, climate change and biodiversity – what will the recent conferences actually achieve?
Read time - 3 min
11 November 2022

Pauline Grange

Portfolio Manager

Global Sustainable Outcomes Q3 2022

We look at the impact of higher inflation on markets and strategy performance, and what the US Inflation Reduction Act could mean for the deployment of clean energy and decarbonising the US economy.
Read time - 9 min

Fund Manager

Pauline Grange
Portfolio Manager

Contact us to find out more

Victor Rozental
Sales Director Nordics
Victor Rozental
Sales Director Nordics

*The Fund is categorised an Article 8 under the EU Regulation 2019/2088 on sustainability related disclosures in the financial services sector (SFDR) and promote environmental or social characteristics as an objective.


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