Northern Trust wins Northern Pool
April 22, 2018

The newly created Northern Pool - which comprises Greater Manchester Pension Fund, West Yorkshire Pension Fund and Merseyside Pension Fund - has appointed Northern Trust to provide a broad range of custodial and administration services, including securities lending, private equity fund administration, compliance monitoring and carbon reporting. The appointment is subject to contract,

Northern Trust says it follows a very competitive process which was supported by the global post-trade risk and custody specialists, Thomas Murray.  

The pool is one of the largest of eight local government pension pools in the UK, and has £46 billion of assets under management. 

Northern Trust says that as the Northern Pool implements its operating infrastructure, this appointment underlines the new entity's commitment to ensuring the highest levels of asset safety, governance and transparency in reporting, and includes specialist private equity fund administration solutions for its allocation to alternative assets.  





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The newly created Northern Pool - which comprises Greater Manchester Pension Fund, West Yorkshire Pension Fund and Merseyside Pension Fund - has appointed Northern Trust to provide a broad range of custodial and administration services, including securities lending, private equity fund administration, compliance monitoring and carbon reporting. The appointment is subject to contract,

Northern Trust says it follows a very competitive process which was supported by the global post-trade risk and custody specialists, Thomas Murray.  

The pool is one of the largest of eight local government pension pools in the UK, and has £46 billion of assets under management. 

Northern Trust says that as the Northern Pool implements its operating infrastructure, this appointment underlines the new entity's commitment to ensuring the highest levels of asset safety, governance and transparency in reporting, and includes specialist private equity fund administration solutions for its allocation to alternative assets.  



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