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Private Finance and Banking

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Discover how our dedicated team can help you with both commercial and individual lending.

Structured solutions to address your unique financing needs


  • Attentive to interrelationship of cash flow requirements, tax and estate planning and asset allocation formulas
  • Supply flexible financing for purchase/refinancing of real estate, with maturities that consider your overall financial plan
  • Strategically use credit without disruption to ongoing asset management strategies
  • Monetize illiquid assets such as partnership and LLC interests
  • Liquidity management

Key Solutions

  • Credit lines
  • Letters of credit
  • Structured finance
  • Margin financing
  • Asset acquisition and refinance
  • Investment program leverage
  • Interest rate swaps
  • Aircraft and yacht financing
  • Art financing

  • Personal and commercial accounts
  • Interest/non-interest checking accounts
  • Premium money market deposit accounts
  • Treasury management services
  • CDs
  • Quarterly tax payments
  • Foreign Currency Accounts
  • Wire transfers/ACH
  • Traditional and Roth IRAs


Fredric McClendon

Fredric McClendon

Head of Banking
Fredric W. McClendon is a Senior Vice President and Head of Banking for the Global Family and Private Investment Offices at The Northern Trust Company, Chicago.

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