Embark Group acquires online DFM platform DISCUS

Takes immediate effect

Jayna Rana
Embark Group acquires online DFM platform DISCUS

Retirement solutions provider Embark Group, which also owns The Adviser Centre, has acquired DISCUS, a discretionary investment insight business launched in April last year.

DISCUS ( which stands for Discretionary Investment Services Coming Under Scrutiny) has joined Embark's existing portfolio of investment insight and research businesses, including The Adviser Centre and multi-asset research provider Scopic Research.  The company, founded by Gillian Hepburn and Abbie Knight (pictured) provides content, analysis and insight into the outsourced investment market - particularly discretionary propositions. The common ground between the businesses is their focus on assisting the financial adviser community with the selection of appropriate investment solutio...

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