Northern Trust Asset Management is an investment management firm entrusted by investors around the globe to help them navigate changing market environments, so they can confidently realize their long-term objectives.
"We believe investors should be compensated for the risks they take."
The sum of our strengths
We have earned the confidence of investors worldwide by offering distinctive solutions, diverse insights and an exceptional client experience.
Unless otherwise noted, rankings appeared in “Special Report on the Largest Money Managers,” P&I 6/6/2022 and were based on total worldwide AUM of $1.3T as of 12/31/2021.
A global investment leader
$1.0TNTAM Assets Under Management*
7thLargest Global Asset Manager**
7thLargest Factor-Based Manager**
16thLargest ETF Sponsor in the U.S.***
*Assets under management were $999.1 billion as of September 30, 2022. For the Northern Trust Asset Management entities included in the AUM total, please refer to the disclosure at the bottom of the page.
**Rankings are based on total worldwide assets under management of $1.3 trillion as of December 31, 2021, by Pensions & Investments 2022 "Special Report on the Largest Money Managers." Rankings are calculated based on 444 investment management firms responding to P&I’s online questionnaire. To qualify for inclusion in the rankings, each firm must manage assets for U.S. institutional tax-exempt clients, such as qualified retirement plans, endowments or foundations, and answer the minimum required questions.
Where risk gets rewarded
At Northern Trust Asset Management, we understand that investing ultimately serves a greater purpose. That's why our philosophy is rooted in the fundamental belief that investors should get compensated for the risks they take – in all market environments and in any investment strategy.
At the heart of our philosophy is how we think about, view and analyze risk. As risk-aware investors, we take risk intentionally, to achieve investors’ desired outcomes and minimize unintended consequences.
Insights You Can Use
Our portfolio construction experts deliver actionable insights every week — and you can access them even when you're on the go. Simply follow us on social or subscribe to one of our newsletters.
Innovative & efficient solutions for better outcomes
Our products and solutions are thoughtfully designed and efficiently executed to compensate investors for the risks they take.
We accomplish this by leveraging our robust capital markets research, portfolio construction and asset allocation expertise to deliver outcome-oriented solutions that reflect our deep appreciation for risk – and our clear focus on helping you meet your clients' needs.
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Northern Trust Asset Management is composed of Northern Trust Investments, Inc., Northern Trust Global Investments Limited, Northern Trust Fund Managers (Ireland) Limited, Northern Trust Global Investments Japan, K.K., NT Global Advisors, Inc., 50 South Capital Advisors, LLC, Northern Trust Asset Management Australia Pty Ltd, and investment personnel of The Northern Trust Company of Hong Kong Limited and The Northern Trust Company.