Overview: Northern Trust is a leader in custodial services, asset management and wealth management (including family office type services), headquartered in Chicago. Northern Trust has these principal lines of business:
- Investment management
- Asset and fund administration
- Fiduciary and banking services
- Wealth management
Job Openings: See this list of current job openings.
Size: Northern Trust reports these figures as of December 30, 2008:
- Banking assets = $82 billion
- Assets under custody = $3.0 trillion
- Assets under management = $575.5 billion
- U.S. offices = 84
- Operations in 18 states
- Clients in 90 countries
Positives: Northern Trust is a highly respected name in custody services and wealth management. Net income for the full year 2008 was up by 9% over the 2007 figure.
Negatives: Northern Trust is not open about disclosing its number of employees and trends in employment.