At Mercer we believe that information is power: but only when it is communicated effectively. That’s why, when you combine our consultants’ business, mathematics and people skills with our strong data and research capabilities, the result isn’t just impartial advice: it is trustworthiness.
Whether you are a fund manager, fund distributor or a financial advisor, having access to the right tools enables you to make smarter investment decisions as you seek better investment outcomes. With over 11 trillion dollars of assets under advice, we are ranked as the number one provider both for assets under management and for global assets under advice: significantly higher than our peers. Our advice is backed by Mercer’s global investment research which has been used for more than 20 years by some of the world’s largest investors.
Behind the scenes, 200 people meet with fund managers to prepare, research and create ratings. This data is combined to form Mercer FundWatchTM and an investment management dataset called Mercer Insights. We also manage different scenarios and return analytics using our investor manager analytical tools, while our operational due diligence reports and capital market assumptions are essential to many multinational companies’ investment decisions.
Whether you come to us for a full solution, advice, or simply to use our research and tools, Mercer is able to assist tertiary institutions, governments, pension managers, insurance companies and wealth managers with their manager research and selection.
At Mercer we know the market, research funds and fund managers to the tiniest level of detail and provide this information for the benefit of other investors.
Mercer FundWatchTM is an investment ratings service providing research and ratings on funds available to individual investors and financial advisors. It delivers high-quality, forward-looking research on funds using a simple rating system that focuses on the “exposure” a fund provides and its net-of-fee future performance prospects. We provide reports with easy-to-understand language.
Mercer FundWatchTM features a forward-looking methodology that helps guide individual investors and financial advisors to those funds which we believe have greater out-performance prospects.
Fund Managers can get a star rating and offer their clients an independent evaluation of their funds. While financial advisors and fund distributors can enhance their existing due diligence process and access research at their fingertips through the publicly available website.
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