For the third year in a row, Mercer has been named the World’s Best Provider of Pension Plan Administration Services by Global Finance magazine. The award will be presented during a special ceremony in September in Dubai, UAE. Providers considered for the Pension Plan Administration Services award include those involved in the day-to-day administration of defined benefit and defined contribution plans, such as reporting, payments, the provision of technology solutions and information to help with the administering of the plans. “We are very proud that for the last three years, Mercer’s pension administration services have been recognized as the best in the world,” said Julio Portalatin, Mercer President and CEO. “Benefits administration is an important complementary component of Mercer’s overall value proposition, particularly as it applies to the retirement and health segments. This award validates that our integrated approach to plan design and administrative solutions not only resonates with our clients and their employees, but also the broader marketplace.” Mercer provides comprehensive benefits administration solutions across the retirement, health care and voluntary benefits spectrum that address a variety of client needs and plan complexities. About Mercer Mercer is a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement and investments. Mercer helps clients around the world advance the health, wealth and performance of their most vital asset – their people. Mercer’s 20,000 employees are based in more than 40 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global team of professional services companies offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital. With 53,000 employees worldwide and annual revenue exceeding $11 billion, Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and risk management; Guy Carpenter, a global leader in providing risk and reinsurance intermediary services; and Oliver Wyman, a global leader in management consulting. For more information, visit www.mercer.com. Follow Mercer on Twitter @MercerInsights.