Mercer Selects Investment Metrics for Next-Generation Global Investment Analytics and Performance Reporting

Leading Investment Consultant Chooses Investment Metrics to Meet Complex, Fast Changing Needs of Its Institutional Investment and Wealth Management Clients

NEW YORK & DARIEN, Conn.--()--Investment Metrics, the leader in investment analytics, performance attribution, customized reporting and market intelligence software for the institutional investment and wealth management sectors, today announced that its platform will be deployed across Mercer’s Wealth business in the U.S. Mercer will leverage the Investment Metrics solution to power its institutional client reporting, investment analytics and research capabilities to serve the needs of its institutional defined benefit, defined contribution, endowment, foundation, wealth management, and delegated investment advisory clients. This relationship will continue to enhance Investment Metrics’ robust plan sponsor data universe, which currently stands at $3.5 trillion in Assets Under Advisement as well as further the company’s international expansion efforts.

Mercer was looking for an innovative technology provider that could help address the dynamic needs of its extremely diverse, global client base. Investment Metrics enables Mercer to address this complexity today and in the future. Mercer identified the need for flexibility, transparency, seamless workflow and collaborative client reporting as top priorities for the organization. The comprehensive analytics and more flexible reporting options available on the Investment Metrics platform will enable Mercer to increase productivity and enable new levels of engagement and collaboration with its clients.

“We are excited about how quickly we have been able to successfully deploy this solution and we are impressed with Investment Metrics’ technology and the team’s vast domain expertise, technology and ability to solve complex problems with short lead times,” said James Guilfoyle, Mercer’s U.S. Head of Performance Reporting Operations. “Our selection of Investment Metrics is based upon a shared commitment to satisfy the needs of our clients and business partners by fostering greater innovation in our industry.”

Sanjoy Chatterjee, the CEO of Investment Metrics said, “We’re thrilled to have Mercer onboard and to be part of their global investment advisory ecosystem. They confirm our belief that our comprehensive investment analytics platform can power the biggest global investment practices to drive better results.”

About Investment Metrics

Investment Metrics is the leading provider of investment performance analytics and reporting solutions for institutional consultants, asset managers and private wealth advisors. Built by institutional investment consultants for investment professionals, the company’s solutions include PARis (performance analytics and reporting), InvestWorks (manager search and due diligence), EQuest (manager data portal), peer universe data, outsourced reporting services and InterSec Research for market intelligence. Investment Metrics solutions enable the world’s leading investment professionals to analyze, measure and report client portfolios in a highly insightful, accurate and efficient manner. The Investment Metrics platform is used by industry leaders across the investment management industry. In aggregate, Investment Metrics clients report on over $7 trillion of assets under advisement for over 2,500 institutional plans. For more information, visit www.invmetrics.com.

About Mercer

Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Mercer’s more than 22,000 employees are based in 43 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the leading global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With more than 60,000 colleagues and annual revenue over $13 billion, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Marsh, which advises individual and commercial clients of all sizes on insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions; Guy Carpenter, which develops advanced risk, reinsurance and capital strategies that help clients grow profitably and pursue emerging opportunities; and Oliver Wyman, which serves as a critical strategic, economic and brand advisor to private sector and governmental clients. For more information, visit www.mercer.com. Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.

Contacts

Mercer
Alayna Francis, 212-345-1315
Alayna.Francis@mercer.com
or
BackBay Communications
Emily Stoermer, 617-391-0801
Emily.Stoermer@backbaycommunications.com

Contacts

Mercer
Alayna Francis, 212-345-1315
Alayna.Francis@mercer.com
or
BackBay Communications
Emily Stoermer, 617-391-0801
Emily.Stoermer@backbaycommunications.com