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Why Us

Our dedicated Global Family and Private Investment Office Services (GFO) group serves the needs of family offices, family foundations, private trust companies and private investment companies around the world. Northern Trust's enterprise-wide global resources and cutting edge technology differentiates our service, which includes advice-driven wealth management, investment management, banking and asset administration solutions. We are proud to serve 25% of the Forbes Wealthiest 400 Americans.

Key Statistics

500+Family Relationships


265+Dedicated Professionals

120+Billionaire Families

$1,000MAverage Client Size

Key Awards


Leadership Team

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Family Office Technology Solutions

As one of the largest providers of performance and risk measurement services worldwide, we have a full suite of technology and reporting tools to meet various client needs. Many of our technology solutions are wholly proprietary to Northern Trust.

Wealth Passport®

Exclusive to Northern Trust, this integrated technology platform provides comprehensive asset pricing and aggregation through in-depth reports and other services in order to create a complete picture of a family’s net worth for family members and their advisors. Some of the information and tools available include a net worth summary, partnership reporting, cash forecasting, and more. 

Partnership Accounting and General Ledger

We can help address the complexities of investment partnerships by providing automated allocation services and significantly streamlining accounting processes and improving reporting accuracy, timeliness and flexibility. 

Anchor Analytics

Anchor Analytics possesses powerful reporting and data visualization tools that provide you with the ability to create countless data queries, to easily visualize data through automatic dashboard or chart/graph recommendations, to create and share reports across platforms, and to receive automated alerts on essential portfolio changes. 

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Family Office Data Management, Reporting and Performance Solutions

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Investment Management Expertiese

Our Investment Management Expertise identifies market trends and delivers insights designed to achieve optimal outcomes. Our disciplined global investors ascribe to a client-first culture and uncover unique opportunities for our clients.

Strong History


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Recent thought leadership focusing on timely investment questions and issues.


Networking Opportunities

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Global Asset Servicing

We can provide record-keeping solutions to enhance efficiency and transparency for family members. Our emphasis on asset safekeeping, automation, straight-through processing, accuracy and timeliness can reduce risk and operational costs.

GFO Pulse

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GFO's Head of Client Development for the APAC region, Scott Charlton, sat down with Jane Flanagan to share the top priorities of families and family offices in the region.

Read the 2022 Executive Summary to gain insight on key financial drivers of family offices and the relationship between financial performance and operational strategy.

Family Office Clients

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Discover our specialized offerings that can help you manage your family office.