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Mark Bette

Senior Vice President, Director of Investor Relations

Kelly Moen Lernihan

Vice President, Investor Relations
Recent News & Press Releases
Stay current with our recent news and press releases.

Recent Earnings and Trends


Q4 Earnings Report

Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings – Wednesday, January 22nd 2020 at 9:00am CT

Q4 Trends Report

Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings – Wednesday, January 22nd 2020 at 9:00am CT


Financial Information


Fast Facts


As of December 31 2019, Northern Trust Corporation had:

 

$12.1trillion assets under custody/administration

$9.2trillion in assets under custody

$1.2trillion in assets under management

$137billion in banking assets

NORTHERN TRUST CORPORATION REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER EARNINGS PER DILUTED COMMON SHARE OF $1.70, RETURN ON AVERAGE COMMON EQUITY OF 14.8%
“Northern Trust’s performance in the fourth quarter of 2019 generated year-over-year revenue growth of 3% and a return on average common equity of 14.8%. Our full year performance continued to exhibit foundational strength, as we executed on a number of growth strategies while continuing to advance our data and digital efforts and improve our productivity. We also continued to grow assets as a result of favorable markets and organic growth. Assets under Custody and Administration ended the year at $12.1 trillion, up 19% from the prior year, while Assets under Management ended the year at $1.2 trillion, up 15% from the prior year. During 2019, we returned a record $1.7 billion to common shareholders through dividends and the repurchase of 11.8 million shares. As we enter 2020, we remain focused on providing our clients with exceptional service and expertise, driving efficiencies in our business, and investing for future growth,” said Michael O’Grady, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

 


Current Press Releases


Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS), holding company of The Northern Trust Company, announced today that it has temporarily suspended purchases of its common stock under its share repurchase program.

Global Leadership

Our core principles — service, expertise and integrity — have remained constant for over 130 years, guiding Northern Trust's evolution from a new bank in the growing Chicago of 1889 to a multi-faceted global financial services provider.