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Towers Watson Reports Accelerated Growth in OCIO Business

In the past six months, global professional services company Towers
Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW) has seen a significant increase in North
American qualified plans that have outsourced all or part of their
investment portfolio management to Towers Watson. The majority of the
mandates are full-fund outsourcing assignments, but two are specialist
investment sleeves of larger portfolios.

“Many defined benefit and defined contribution plans, and other
institutional investors of all sizes, continue to believe that the best
way to achieve their investment objectives in the current environment is
to outsource,” said Debra Woida, head of North American Delegated
Investment Services at Towers Watson. “The reasons are often
governance-related, as investors try to match their investment ambition

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