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Front Office Solutions

On a mission to empower asset owners.

Sophisticated, multi-asset class investors deserve high-tech and high-touch data management solutions for their middle and front offices. Northern Trust Front Office Solutions is engineered to efficiently evaluate portfolios, acquire better insights and mitigate operational risk to power investment decisions.

 Designed for modern and diverse portfolios, this cloud-based platform features an exceptional range of functionality and customization options to empower asset owners performing asset allocation, manager selection and direct investing in-house.

 Front Office Solutions is an integrated digital and service solution ideal for asset allocators with:

  • Complex portfolios and a large exposure to alternative assets
  • Dedicated in-house investment teams
  • A need for a unified platform

 

 

Delivering What You Need


A holistic digital and service solution for modern institutional portfolios fit for purpose to enable data integration, team collaboration and portfolio analysis.

COMPREHENSIVE AND CUSTOMIZABLE

  • A single source of accurate and complete data
  • Greater access to the data you need, how and when you need it
  • Completely customized to your investment process

EFFICIENT AND IMPECCABLE

  • More automation, fewer manual tasks to drive operational efficiency
  • Expertise and consultation from partners who understand your business
  • Visibility across teams and asset classes to enable collaboration

QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS

  • Understand with confidence the true health of your portfolio, including exposure and liquidity in a detailed fashion
  • Analyze multiple factors to chart the best course forward
  • Model multiple scenarios to better understand the impact of your decisions and market volatility

  

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Shared Digital + Service Platform

Learn how our digital and service platform can answer your questions on Asset Allocation, Investment Strategy, Scenario Planning and Decision Efficiency.

 

Industry Leadership


 

Trends in Asset Servicing


Melanie Pickett discusses new tools that redefine how asset allocators manage their qualitative and quantitative investment data.

Technology and security have evolved to the point where institutional investors can have a secure user experience that is more closely aligned to the one they have come to expect, and many asset managers appear willing to invest in the technology that will help present that experience.

The third installment of this article series considers how the practice of operational due diligence has transitioned during the pandemic and where it will go from here.

Melanie Pickett

Melanie Pickett

Practice Executive, Head of Front Office Solutions
Melanie joined Northern Trust in January 2017, charged with creating a new line of business within asset servicing centered on meeting the operational and technology needs of complex asset allocators across the globe.

Our Clients

Our Asset Servicing group offers services and solutions to a wide range of clientele. Some of our key clients include: