As defined contribution (DC) plans increasingly become the primary workplace retirement vehicle, plan sponsors face unprecedented challenges. Thus, it is vital to work with a trusted advisor firmly focused on providing multi-faceted solutions. Through our consultative approach, Northern Trust can create a tailored suite of services to support your role as a plan sponsor in providing participants with a thoughtful array of investment strategies designed to help meet their goals at retirement.

The addition of extended asset classes, such as TIPS, commodities, and global real estate - can offer diversification benefits and a hedge against inflation.