Mercer Hammond

Mercer Hammond is the endowment, foundation, and not-for-profit health care and private wealth specialist team within Mercer. We combine over 20 years of relevant experience with a robust global research team to bring our clients innovative solutions and access to excellent investment managers.

In order to tailor solutions specific to clients’ unique requirements and governance objectives, we offer clients services ranging from information to consulting advice and to delegated implementation. The team is well known for our capabilities in hedge funds, private equity, and private real assets.

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR: September 16-18 at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel, St. Louis, MO.  

Join us to hear investment insights and perspectives from Mercer specialists and industry leaders. More information to come!

Meanwhile, we are pleased to share with you some of the highlights from last year’s event. 


TOP 10 Priorities for Not-For-Profit Investors

In the past half-decade or so, the US has seen stronger economy with attractive interest rate environment and relatively lower inflation rate for consumers.  Nevertheless, there remain real challenges to meeting nonprofit investment objectives.  

Our experts have identified key priorities trustees, boards, and investment committees should be considering in today’s economy and marketplace, encompassing both nearer-term market-related risks and longer-term governance-focused enhancements.


Is a stronger dollar good for your portfolio? 

In the first of a series on top 10 priorities for not-for-profit investors, we help you make sense of the impact of a stronger US dollar on non-US investments and other implications in a short video and a Q&A article

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Mercer is a leading global provider of investment services, and offers customized guidance at every stage of the investment decision, risk management and investment monitoring process. We have been dedicated to meeting the needs of clients for more than 30 years, and we work with the fiduciaries of pension funds, foundations, endowments and other investors in some 35 countries. We assist with every aspect of institutional investing (and retail portfolios in some geographies), from strategy, structure and implementation to ongoing fiduciary management.


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