Northern Trust Announces Strategic Partnership with Lumint

Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS)  has partnered with Lumint Corporation, an innovative provider of currency management services, to enhance its suite of foreign exchange (FX) solutions for asset managers and asset owners globally.

The partnership with Lumint strengthens Northern Trust’s platform for currency hedging, including portfolio overlay, share class hedging and look-through hedging. It also supports further innovations in hedging program management and analytics to meet the evolving needs of global investors.

“Northern Trust is committed to delivering best-in-class foreign exchange services and we are excited to announce this strategic partnership with Lumint for currency hedging. This enables us to offer a differentiated and innovative solution to our clients who are looking to delegate their hedging needs and benefit from our expertise, coupled with Lumint’s powerful tools and  technology,” said John Turney, Global Head of Foreign Exchange at Northern Trust Capital Markets.

“Lumint is delighted to work with Northern Trust to support its clients in managing and hedging currency risk,” said Alex Dunegan, Chief Executive Officer of Lumint. “Through our collaboration with Northern Trust, clients including asset managers and asset owners will benefit from process excellence, superior technology, transparency, analytics and sophisticated reporting on their currency overlay and FX programs.”