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Featured Research

 

External Investment Management Research

View our fourth research study where we explored how clients react to investment outsourcing:
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—Outsourcing Infographic
—Full outsourcing research

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Take the Path Forward

 
Path Forward

In our 6th edition of The Path Forward, we surveyed more than 1,000 DC plan participants and more than 100 industry-leading plan sponsors and consultants. Their responses reveal three crucial lessons about DC plan design – and they may surprise you.

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Commentary & Insights

 

Jim McDonald: U.S. Election: Republican Sweep Should Boost Economic Growth

Defying nearly all prognostications, Donald Trump (R) has beat out Hillary Clinton (D) in the U.S. presidential race. Jim McDonald discusses the likely market and economic impact.

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Populism Drives Republican Sweep

First Brexit, now a Trump and Republican populist victory. What are the investment implications of the Republican sweep and its effect on the global populist movement?
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3Q 2016 Investment Manager Survey

Managers expect continued U.S. growth, Fed rate increase and increased market volatility.
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Municipal Fixed Income Quarterly Update – Third Quarter 2016

Read the third quarter Municipal Update highlighting attribution, economic and market analysis for the municipal sector.
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Economic Commentary

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Capital Market Assumptions

Capital Market Assumptions

Read Northern Trust's five-year return forecasts for asset classes across the fixed income, equity, real asset and alternatives spectrum.

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Investment Capabilities

 

Small Cap Core

Take a closer look at Northern Small Cap Core Fund (NSGRX) to see how it can add value to client portfolios and help manage small-cap volatility.
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