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Mercer Investments gets the measure of funds

Published on July 6th, 2013

In 2009 Mercer and Investment Property Databank created the Mercer/IPD Australian Pooled Property Fund Index, to replace the Mercer Unlisted Property Funds Index and the IPD Australian Pooled Property Fund…

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