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Find the right services to meet the complex financial needs of your nonprofit.

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    It would be a privilege to put our resources and expertise to work for your organization.

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      Refer to our Sample RFP Questions and White Paper by Michelle Hong, "Managing the Search for an Investment Provider" for guidance.

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            Support for your short- and long-term objectives

            Balancing resources to fulfill demand for services while keeping your organization financially viable is fundamental to your organization’s mission. Northern Trust can work with your financial team, board of directors and finance committee to help define your financing and capital goals – and help you achieve them.


            Tailor our services to support your organization’s needs

            Receive solutions to address your organization’s overall financial sustainability as well as any liquidity needs with Northern Trust’s credit and treasury management capabilities.


            Areas of expertise

            Financing options that include short-term lines of credit for working capital and operational needs, medium-term loans to bridge receipt of capital campaign proceeds, long-term facilities for capital projects, and interest rate derivatives to help manage risk.

            A full complement of deposit accounts and treasury management services to help you manage your operating needs, from the simple to the complex.

            Reduce borrowing costs for long-term financing through direct purchase tax-exempt bonds.

            Manage risk associated with an interest-rate-sensitive asset or liability, hedge future interest rate-sensitive events, convert fixed-rate obligations to floating rate or vice versa and fulfill liability-driven investment obligations as part of an investment framework.

            Accelerate cash cycles to increase access to available funds, streamline payable processing to increase productivity, implement security strategies to guard against fraud, access account information quickly to make better business decisions and increase security by offering variable levels of user access.


            Meet Us

            Robert Clarke

            Senior Banking Advisor

            Robert A. Clarke is a Senior Vice President and Senior Banking Advisor in the Wealth Management Commercial Banking Group at The Northern Trust Company.

            Murtuza Ziauddin

            Murtuza Ziauddin

            Relationship Banking Advisor

            Murtuza Ziauddin is a Senior Relationship Manager within the Not-for-Profit (NFP) Group of Corporate and Institutional Services.

            Learn More About Our Services for Nonprofits

            Discover more about how we can help you manage your nonprofit.


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