LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Northern Trust Asset Management’s FlexShares Exchange Traded Funds today announced the launch of two exchange-traded funds (ETFs) focused on the emerging markets climate: the FlexShares® Emerging Markets High Dividend Climate ESG UCITS ETF (QDFE) and the FlexShares® Emerging Markets with Low Climate Volatility ESG UCITS ETF (QVFE). These strategiesRead More →

AD Sean Frazier has signed to stay at NIU until June 2026, NIU Athletics announced Thursday North Star File Photo Athletic Director Sean Frazier has been a key figure in discussions of Illinois’ NIL bill, serving as the athletic director of one of Illinois’ three FBS universities. DeKALB — NIURead More →

“Judges confirmed, fears confirmed”Is a series of blogs documenting the damaging impact of President Trump’s judges on the rights and freedoms of Americans. Cases in the series can be found by number and by judge at this link. Trump Ninth Circuit Judge Danielle Forrest, joined by Trump Judge Lawrence VanDyke,Read More →

This week, the Court revives an ERISA claim and forces arbitration of a dispute over tribal internet payday loans. WARMENHOVEN v NETAPP, INC.The Court finds that the PowerPoint presentations were not plan documents and therefore no representation could override ERISA’s default rule that welfare plans can be changed at anyRead More →

Alonzo Adams | Associated press The Oklahoma Sooner Schooner crosses the field after an Oklahoma touchdown against Tulane during an NCAA college football game on Saturday, September 4, 2021, in Norman, Okla. Football is finally back! The NFL season kicked off last week and now the third week of theRead More →

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Northern Trust Corporation today announced that it will webcast its third quarter 2021 earnings conference call live on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. The webcast, earnings press release and documents related presentation will be available on the Northern Trust website. The call will take place at 9:00 a.m. PT, followingRead More →

CHICAGO & LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The global economy will see annualized real growth of 2.9% over the next five years, along with annualized inflation of 1.7% in developed markets, according to Northern Trust’s Capital Market Assumptions report, which is a five-year perspective. The company predicts that still-low interest rates will support positiveRead More →

Melbourne, Australia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) today announced that it has appointed Leon Stavrou leading its operations in Australia and New Zealand. Stavrou was most recently a Director of Global Services responsible for Northern Trust’s asset management operations across Australia and ensuring the delivery and development of Northern Trust’s bespokeRead More →