What We Do
More than 130 years of custom financial solutions powered by service, expertise and integrity
Our unique technological capabilities, multi-faceted investment strategies and culture of integrity shape our position as a leading financial services provider.
Northern Trust is a preeminent global financial institution that provides asset servicing, investment management and wealth management services for institutions, high-net-worth individuals and families. For more than 130 years, our success has been anchored in one purpose: to serve as our clients’ most trusted financial partner, guarding and growing their assets as though they are our own. Today, we are more than 23,000 employees strong around the globe, and manage more than $1.3 trillion in assets (as of March 31, 2023) for our clients.
We earn their trust by staying true to our steadfast fiduciary heritage and providing differentiated, exceptional service tailored to each client’s specific needs. Our market-leading technological capabilities—spanning from artificial intelligence for currency management, blockchain for fund administration and cloud-based solutions to deliver personalized wealth management services—allow us to deliver the highest level of service to our clients with speed and precision.
Ranging from regulatory and reporting compliance to complex alternative investment strategies, our solutions can help you stay aligned with the changing alternative investment landscape.
Our tailored services can help you meet the changing demands for operational efficiency, data governance, risk management, cost control and business growth.
Enhance the efficiency of your investment portfolio through our advanced technology, transparent trading, quality execution and optimized liquidity solutions.
Manage risk purposefully for better investment outcomes with our effective multi-asset investment strategies.
Our wide spectrum of sustainable approaches range from exclusionary to integration and thematic investing.
Our liquidity strategies—including operational, reserve and longer-term, strategic uses of cash—can be used to manage your liquid assets in accordance with your spectrum of investment needs.
Whether your needs are personal or corporate, our deposit and lending solutions are fully integrated with your broader financial plan. This service is offered in the United States.
With knowledge and experience informed by their work with many of the most successful families in the world, our experts bring you a unique perspective and deep understanding of trusts and estates .This service is offered in the United States.
Our enterprise-wide global resources and cutting-edge technology power our comprehensive services for your family office, including advice-driven wealth management, investment management, banking and asset administration solutions.
Use the latest fintech insights to propel your financial decisions.
Gain perspective and find ways to optimize your wealth plan through strategies covering taxes, wealth transfer, retirement plans and more.
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