Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Mercer saw strong growth in its delegated investment solutions in 2012. The company’s global assets under management increased nearly 32 percent to nearly $70 billion at the end of the year, up from $53 billion in 2011. In the United States, Mercer’s delegated assets grew by $7 billion in 2012.

Several factors enabled Mercer to achieve substantial growth in 2012. These included the challenge of underfunded DB pension plans – at year-end 2012 the S&P 1500 DB pension plans sponsors reported their highest year-end pension deficit ever – and the quest for return that is driving many endowment and foundation clients as they struggle to meet spending commitments. Market events increasingly require quick and professional investment decisions, according to Mercer.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to BenefitsPRO.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited BenefitsPRO.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical BenefitsPRO.com information including cutting edge post-reform success strategies, access to educational webcasts and videos, resources from industry leaders, and informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM, BenefitsPRO magazine and BenefitsPRO.com events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com

Already have an account?



Join BenefitsPRO

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to navigate the shifting employee benefits industry. Join BenefitsPRO.com now!

  • Unlimited access to BenefitsPRO.com - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com
  • Exclusive discounts on BenefitsPRO.com and ALM events.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join BenefitsPRO

Copyright © 2022 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.