Investment consulting is fundamentally different to investment management in that we do not seek to control our client's assets. Rather we seek to work alongside each of our clients in identifying, appointing and monitoring the various components making up their portfolio.
For some of our clients, rather than using in-house resources, outsourcing investment functions to ARC is the most efficient route. Our team of consultants provide outsourcing solutions to trustees, investment managers and wealth advisers covering all aspects of manager research and performance reporting.
ARC has been successful in attracting top-quality staff with a diverse range of backgrounds. As with all consulting businesses, success depends crucially on the motivation and commitment of the staff and therefore all employees have an element of remuneration directly related to the success of the business.
A wealthy family, with their own family office, had suffered a mixed experience with investment managers. There was no recognised investment expertise within the family office and the individual family members preferred to arrange their own investment affairs. Over time, the structure of the family’s wealth became fragmented with a…