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    Online gateway to truly institutional investment consultants, globally.
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    We are in the business of finding new business, in 120 countries.
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    All consultant information and news globally, beyond the “Big Six” – in one place.
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The IC Research Global Database

The IC Research Global Database is a powerful and extensive data and information collection of truly institutional investment consultants from around the globe. Containing the most in-depth coverage of hard-to-find information it reflects the most accurate and trusted information available in the marketplace. We provide market intelligence beyond the “Big Six”. Our systems work around the world and around the clock. The IC Research Global Database is designed and powered from experts for experts. The foundation of this globally unique consultant database and its associated services are many years of practical experience in consultant relations as well as theoretical and empirical academic research on investment consulting. The 8P-approach provides a holistic portrait of each investment consultant giving valuable insight into the following areas:

  • Profile Portrait and contact
  • People Individuals and organization
  • Philosophy Consulting philosophy
  • Process Consulting process

  • Products Consulting services
  • Performance Clients & Added value
  • Pricing Compensation models
  • Press Digest News & Articles

The IC Research Global Database is designed from experts for experts to add value by

Competitor analysis has shown that there is no comparable tool available – globally. The USP results from the following advantages

Numbers and quality

The USP of The IC Research Global Database results from its pure institutional focus and its truly global coverage listing only genuine investment consultants accessible via an intuitive web-based technology easy to use. The research process is ongoing and a combination of several automatically powered web-crawlers searching the worldwide web, and handcrafted quality checks by our researchers with academic background. Research is conducted automatically, by proprietary software and external tools like data and relation extraction software, text analytic APIs, tagging engines, and deep learning software. Research is also conducted manually by a staff of 10 researchers permanently updating the database. Our data-quality-control procedures imply several checking routines executed online and by phone calls by our researchers and our sub-contractors. The result is the most detailed and accurate information collection on investment consultants available in the marketplace.

32 countries
Country Offices
68 countries
Business Activities
120 countries
Client connections worldwide

Listed investment consultants

Institutional investment consultants in the following countries

  • Argentina
  • Belize
  • China
  • Denmark
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Korea (South)
  • Mauritius
  • Norway
  • Russia
  • Switzerland
  • Ukraine
  • Australia
  • Bermuda
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Guernsey
  • Israel
  • Kuwait
  • Mexico
  • Peru
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Taiwan
  • Uruguay
  • Austria
  • Botswana
  • Costa Rica
  • Finland
  • Hong Kong
  • Italy
  • Lebanon
  • Namibia
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • USA
  • Bahrain
  • Brazil
  • Croatia
  • France
  • Hungary
  • Jamaica
  • Liechtenstein
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • South Africa
  • Turkey
  • Vietnam
  • Barbados
  • Canada
  • Cyprus
  • Germany
  • India
  • Japan
  • Luxembourg
  • New Zealand
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • UAE
  • Zambia
  • Belgium
  • Chile
  • Czech Republic
  • Gibraltar
  • Indonesia
  • Jersey
  • Malaysia
  • Nigeria
  • Puerto Rico
  • Sweden
  • UK

Features and analytics

The IC Research Global Database is putting information at clients’ fingertips, anytime and anyplace they need it. The powerful “search box” makes it easy to look up content very quickly. It also provides a precise “search filter” allowing to combine 150+ filtering criteria and enabling the selection along

  • Companies, covering institutional investors
  • People, like researchers and field consultants
  • Regions (Americas, EMEA, APAC)
  • Countries
  • Cities, investment consultants are located in
  • Consulting segments
  • Consulting business models
  • Geographical scale (global, regional, local reach)
  • Size (AUA and workforce)
  • Asset classes covered
  • Services offered
  • Client segments served
  • Clients and their connections with investment consultants

Additional tools to make clients’ business life easier

  • Direct email to investment consultants with your personal signature
  • Download contact details of people as vCard, XLS or PDF file
  • Download company profiles as PDF file
  • Save companies and people as favorites
  • Daily updated news and articles from over 50 online publishing magazines of all regions globally on all consulting firms listed
  • Weekly newsletter on investment consultant companies in the news
  • Weekly newsletter on people added, switched, deleted and updated
  • Dynamic Import Interface (API) for CRM tools such as Salesforce, Microsoft Dynamics, and others

Selected references

Clients are in good company. We do business with the best in business, globally. Our client base are institutions managing more than USD 8 trillion in assets, representing a 10% market share of the world’s largest 500 managers. Our clients range from truly global giants to small firms though, and have all one thing in common – they trust us to manage information integral and crucial to their business success. When it comes to client satisfaction, we don’t do any market research – we talk with our clients. Our business model is unique and we are proud to be a service provider – our boutique nature allows us to provide the personal service that our clients have come to expect from us. This has earned us a client loyalty and retention rate of 100%.

Updates about the Global Database

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