Timely insights, specialist advice and investment solutions can help investors build a robust and resilient portfolio that is prepared for whatever the future may hold. We work with a wide range of institutional investors around the world to help them understand and manage investment risks, identify and capture opportunities and implement tailored strategies that are positioned to help meet their overall objectives. We provide the latest research and thinking to help employers and pension plans, not for profits, wealth managers, family offices and insurers make informed decisions, faster. We offer advice to help convert insights into actionable outcomes, including actuarial and investment consulting. We build bespoke investment solutions that are tailored to our clients’ individual needs, enabling them to face the future with confidence.

How we help clients address these challenges

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Mercer provides tools, advice and innovative solutions to help investors manage risks, capture opportunities and position portfolios to deliver on overall investment objectives.
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Tools and research


Having access to the latest insights, trends, analytics and manager research can help you make informed decisions, faster. We ensure our clients have the latest updates at their fingertips through our global investment research and the MercerInsight® manager research platform.


Latest investor insights

Asset manager research on MercerInsight®

Strategic research on MercerInsight Community

Investor podcast

Specialist advice


Speaking to a specialist can help you identify effective ways to convert insights into achievable, desired outcomes. We not only advise our clients on strategies, but also on asset allocation, porfolio construction, responsible investing and risk management.


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Investment solutions


Implementing an investment solution can help you cut costs, reduce risk, use fewer resources and build resilient portfolios. We partner with clients to design a complete risk and governance solution, providing access to highly rated managers and lower costs.


Investment Solutions

Alternatives and private markets

Mercer Sentinel risk solution

VIDEO: Investment Solutions could give you a Governance Advantage


“A governance advantage enables our clients to access timely information, respond quickly and make effective decisions. This helps them to manage risk and capture emerging opportunities. Good governance underpins everything we do as an investment partner.”


Mick Dempsey, Global Head of Investment Solutions & OCIO services.


A world of investor intelligence

Investor podcast

Critical thinking, critical issues


Hear about the latest market themes, new ideas, opportunities and what’s shaping the future of asset management in our investor podcast series.

Investor blog

Yield point


Our specialists provide their point of view on the latest investor themes and market movements in our investor blog series.

Strategic research

MercerInsight® Community


MercerInsight® Community offers free personalized, curated content to help you make informed decisions about your investments.

Manager research

MercerInsight®, an alliance with eVestment


MercerInsight®, an alliance with eVestment, is a powerful digital platform designed to help sophisticated investors make better-informed decisions

Meet some of our leaders

Mick Dempsey

Global Head of Investment Solutions & OCIO Services


Joanna Holden

Global Head of Investment Research


Colin Tipping

Global Head of Insurance Solutions


Graham Pearce

Global Defined Benefit Segment Leader


Amit Popat

Head of Not for Profit and Wealth Managers and Profit – Europe & IMETA


Nial O’Sullivan

EMEA & Asia CIO Investment Solutions


Why work with us


Investment Consultant team of the year
Our sustainable investment team was recognized as Investment Consultant team of the year. Learn more here. Discover what we're anticipating coming next in the path towards sustainable investment in this article by two of our esteemed team, Rebecca Mather and Jill Reid.

#1 OCIO assets under management
We are delighted to continue to lead the global market for full discretionary OCIO assets under management, for our Investment Solutions and OCIO services, to help clients address these critical investment issues. Learn more here.

Why Mercer for investment solutions ?

Why Mercer for investment solu

Why Mercer for investment solutions?

USD $17.3T

Under advice*

USD $387,9B

Assets under management**


Strategies rated and 7,297  managers rated***


For global outsourced AUM****

*At 30th June 2021

**At 31st March 2022

***At 30th September 2021

***In the most recent survey by CIO Magazine, Mercer was ranked first for global discretionary outsourced Assets Under Management, survey ranking worldwide assets under advisement as of 09/30/2020 as reported by each firm to ai-cio.

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