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DISCUS provides a concise view of the UK outsourced investment market, to help you find the right investment solutions for your clients.

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Discover the range of outsourced investment propositions available in the UK market. Each contributor has a dedicated page, where you can learn more about the investment services they offer.


Our investment offering research tool enables you to compare and contrast different investment propositions based on your own criteria. The results are summarised in a succinct report.


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Compare investment offerings

Finding the right partner to support the delivery of your investment proposition has never been easier. Our Compare tool will enable you to discover, evaluate and contrast different discretionary services based on your own criteria. Take a look and see how simple it is to evaluate several discretionary services at once.






LGT Vestra


Vertem Asset Management







The very latest from our contributors

Every week our contributors publish articles, invites to events, videos and podcasts. Below are some of their latest news, views and insights. Have something to say? Head on over to our blog and post a comment.

Do you have clients with offshore needs? In this latest video for our COFFEE TALKS series, Verona introduces 7IM’s new offshore platform. Their proposition could surprise you. More ›

Verona Smith


Investment insourcing vs. outsourcing. What’s the difference? How can you decide? Abbie shares ideas and insight to help you to evaluate the approach that might be right for you. More ›

Abbie Knight


Gillian recently caught-up with Malcolm Kerr. In this interview he shares insight from his lengthy career in financial services, thoughts on the future and views on business culture. More ›

Gillian Hepburn with


Rory shares 7 Key Issues to be Mindful of When Risk Profiling. His approach can help you to minimise risk when profiling clients and mapping their risk score to a portfolio. More › 

Rory Percival