Reams Asset Management

About Reams Asset Management

Reams Asset Management is a fixed income investment management firm serving the institutional marketplace.

Established in 1981, Reams manages $23 billion in U.S. fixed income assets. We work with a diverse group of institutional clients, including Fortune 500 corporations, large public pension funds, Taft-Hartley plans, health care organizations, and a variety of universities, foundations and endowments.

Our mission is to provide the highest quality investment management expertise and unmatched client service in all product areas over the long term.


Reams Asset Management was established in 1981 as an independent, employee-owned investment management firm. Since the firm’s inception, Reams has managed domestic fixed income portfolios for institutional clients.

Scout Investments, a subsidiary of UMB Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: UMBF), completed its acquisition of Reams Asset Management Company on November 30, 2010. Reams will operate as a division of Scout Investments and remain headquartered in Columbus, Indiana. The firm’s leadership team will continue to manage the business in their current roles and provide the fixed income solution for Scout. The investment process and philosophy guiding the existing strategies will also remain unchanged.