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Northern Trust Makes Senior Securities Lending Appointment

LONDON, March 31, 2016 —

Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) today announces the appointment of Joseph Gillingwater as head of fixed income securities lending trading for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia-Pacific (APAC).

Based in London, Gillingwater forms part of Northern Trust’s global securities lending team where he is responsible for all aspects of fixed income trading strategy. He reports to John Irwin, head of international trading in EMEA & APAC. 

“We are pleased to appoint Joseph to lead our international fixed income securities lending trading team,” said Irwin. Additionally Sunil Daswani, head of securities lending in EMEA and APAC added, “his knowledge and expertise will be valuable as we continue to expand our team, product offering and global reach to help securities lending clients extract optimum value from their securities.”

Prior to joining Northern Trust, Gillingwater was a senior portfolio manager at State Street Global Advisors where he was responsible for the management of securities lending investments. 

Northern Trust’s Capital Markets Group comprises Securities Lending and Transition Management services and offers solutions to diverse global clients across 26 countries. It has a 30-year track record of providing innovative securities lending services, supported by strong risk management policies and procedures.

About Northern Trust

Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) is a leading provider of wealth management, asset servicing, asset management and banking to corporations, institutions, affluent families and individuals. Founded in Chicago in 1889, Northern Trust has offices in the United States in 19 states and Washington, D.C., and 20 international locations in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region. As of December 31, 2015, Northern Trust had assets under custody of US$6.1 trillion, and assets under management of US$875 billion. For more than 125 years, Northern Trust has earned distinction as an industry leader for exceptional service, financial expertise, integrity and innovation. Visit or follow us on Twitter @NorthernTrust.

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