As Australia’s retirement sector continues to grow and mature so too does the fiduciary responsibility of those entrusted to secure retirement funds for employees and members. With ongoing regulation and industry reform those operating in the retirement industry are now a critical component of the financial services industry. This is why Mercer’s clients are not just some of the largest superannuation providers but they are also diversified wealth managers, asset managers, insurance providers, and financial planning advisors. We have a diverse group of consultants with specialised skills in actuarial, governance, legal and investment skills that work across the industry supply chain.
Helping business and government understand liabilities and obligations; comply with statutory requirements; plan for the future. Mercer's actuarial expertise helps employers, trustees, businesses, financial institutions and governments to:
Actuarial consulting services include:
Mercer provides long service leave and annual leave valuation advice to more than 50 corporations and government departments in Australia.
We can work with you to determine the appropriate methodologies, assumptions and discounting that is most suitable to your organisation and therefore help improve your balance sheet.
We can assist you in:
In a constantly changing regulatory environment, we assist clients in the private, industry and public financial services sectors with practical advice and solutions to meet their legal and compliance obligations in a sound governance framework.
We advise superannuation fund trustees, employer sponsors and financial services product providers on all aspects of financial services law, fund governance, risk and compliance and other regulatory requirements.
Our legal and governance experts have a depth and variety of industry and regulator experience. This ensures we will offer practical and effective advice to any regulatory or governance issue you may face.
We provide and support the Mercer ExtraTextual™ eCompliance and risk management system and can provide resourcing of compliance and risk officer functions.
Learn more about Mercer's Governance and Legal services.
Agility in the face of challenge and complexity. Mercer helps simplify things with creative solutions confronting business issues like these:
Mercer can help find the right solution for you. Here are a few examples of services we've adopted to do just that:
Learn more about Mercer ExtraTextual™ eCompliance and risk management system.
The Financial Services Guide provides you with important information about the financial products and services that Mercer Consulting (Australia) Pty Ltd (ABN 55 153 168 140 AFSL#411770) provides. It is designed to assist you in deciding whether to use any of the financial services or products described in this Guide.
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