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COVID-19 Resource Center

For more than 130 years, we have been anchored in one purpose: to serve as our clients’ most trusted financial partner, guarding and growing your assets as though they are our own. As we navigate these unprecedented times together, we seek to provide you with information on how we are here to serve you and the latest insights on how the coronavirus is influencing market trends.

 

Company Updates

Investment to back Community Development Financial Institutions as they provide loans to small businesses and non-profit organizations under the U.S. federal Paycheck Protection Program.

We are providing philanthropic support to nonprofit organizations around the world, including those that provide healthcare, food and other humanitarian relief.

For your safety, we encourage you to use our online banking platform to securely manage your accounts and transact from your favorite device anywhere, anytime.

View our locations pages for updates about office closures and operations.

  

Top Insights

Learn our view on what this outcome means for the investment and tax landscapes, and explore tax planning strategies to consider in light of the new political arena.

Policymakers around the world share the challenges of containing the renewed outbreak and supporting those affected by it.

  

Top Wealth Management Insights

Investors sit in the uncomfortable middle – between progress and a long road to recovery. Learn what to expect and how to position during this stage.

The risk profiles of property types and locations are shifting. Work with your advisors to identify and prepare for these changes.

  

More Wealth Management Insights

Extra caution is needed as uncertainty, remote work and COVID-19 scams compromise the security of your personal information.

How COVID-19 impacts private business transactions and what you can do to prepare.

Seize opportunities to improve your wealth plan during this market downturn.

  

Top Investment Management Insights

Democrats may take a narrow lead in the U.S. Senate with the special election in Georgia, but political constraints will limit policy action.

Get our long-term asset class return expectations and forecasts for the years ahead.

  

More Investment Management Insights

We and other investors signed on for an initiative just a few years ago to encourage climate-friendly corporate policies. It already is making a difference.

The likely victory of two U.S. Senate Democrats in a special election last week may mean more COVID-19 economic aid, while government stimulus does little to spur U.S. inflation.

Is the light the sun or a train? After the global equity rally in the fourth quarter, we look at the opportunities and risks that investors face.

  

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Our Experts

Katie leads the national investment management practice for Northern Trust’s Wealth Management business from the firm’s Chicago headquarters.

Jim McDonald is an executive vice president and the chief investment strategist for Northern Trust. He is responsible for overseeing the strategic and tactical asset allocation policy for our institutional and wealth management clients globally.

Carl Tannenbaum is the Chief Economist for Northern Trust. In this role, he briefs clients and colleagues on the economy and business conditions, prepares the bank's official economic outlook and participates in forecast surveys. He is a member of Northern Trust's investment policy committee, its capital committee, and its asset/liability management committee.

  

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