The best ideas from the best talent worldwide through Northern Trust's multi-manager investment solutions
Northern Trust offers a comprehensive range of Investment advisory and manager-of-managers solutions to families, wealthy individuals and trustees
These encapsulate customised investment programs—from niche solutions to complete investment management and asset allocation strategies for your total assets. These include actively managed international equity and fixed income portfolios, which can include emerging and minority managers, family investment programs, and alternative investments.
To get top-tier results, we seek superior investment talent through our manager selection process, identifying top talent, worldwide. We perform exhaustive qualitative and quantitative reviews of firms, including more than 800 face-to-face visits with individual management companies each year. Only those firms who pass these reviews are eligible for placement within a portfolio, based on a thorough assessment of the firms' style and performance, with emphasis on the market cycle.
Our comprehensive capabilities range from providing basic rates of return for your existing portfolio to the creation of a new investment strategy from the ground up. Specialised services include:
On average, our Investment Consultants have more than 15 years of industry experience working with wealthy individuals, families and private foundations. Northern Trust has access to more than 1,700 investment managers representing 4,000+ investment strategies and products. We constantly review and evaluate manager capabilities, conducting 800 face-to-face meetings and more than 400 on-site visits each year.
Belinda Aspinall is the Head of Client Advisory of the Global Family and Private Investment Offices Group in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and is based in London.
Prior to joining the GFO group, Belinda was CEO of Northern Trust Channel Islands, where she was responsible for the Banking, Fund Administration and Fiduciary business.
From 2012, Belinda was based in Stockholm, where she was responsible for all asset servicing and asset management business activity across Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.
Belinda joined Northern Trust in 2005 as a senior relationship Manager responsible for a range of UK, Irish and Guernsey domiciled fund managers. In 2007 she assumed the role as head of a team of global fund services relationship managers in the UK which services global asset managers, insurance funds and in-house managed pension scheme clients.
Belinda has over 26 years of industry experience in a wide range of operational and client-facing roles. She began her career with JPMorgan Chase, Luxembourg before moving to London as a senior relationship manager in 2000.
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