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Mark Bette

Senior Vice President, Director of Investor Relations

Kelly Moen Lernihan

Vice President, Investor Relations
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Recent Earnings and Trends

Q4 Earnings Report

Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings – Thursday, January 21st at 9:00am CT

Q4 Trends Report

Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings – Thursday, January 21st at 9:00am CT


Financial Information


Fast Facts

As of December 31 2020, Northern Trust Corporation had:

$14.5trillion assets under custody/administration

$11.3trillion in assets under custody

$1.4trillion in assets under management

$170billion in banking assets

NORTHERN TRUST CORPORATION REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER NET INCOME OF $240.9 MILLION, EARNINGS PER DILUTED COMMON SHARE OF $1.12
“Northern Trust’s performance during the quarter and year demonstrated the continued strength of our company,” said Michael O’Grady, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Throughout the year, our strong capital base and liquidity profile enabled us to continue to support the needs of our clients. Full year 2020 performance resulted in revenue consistent with the prior year. Execution on our growth strategies and overall favorable equity markets drove fees and other noninterest income growth of 6%, while net interest income declined by 14% in 2020 due to persistently low interest rates. During the fourth quarter we recognized a charge of $55.0 million associated with a reduction in force, which will allow us to improve the alignment of our operational expenses with the current economic environment. We continue to focus on serving our clients with excellence, executing on our long-term priorities, driving operating efficiency and investing wisely for future profitable growth to deliver long-term value to our various stakeholders.”


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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.