Press Release - February 11, 2019

 
CHICAGO —
 
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Selects Northern Trust to Provide Investment Management Services for Endowment and Foundation
 

Northern Trust announced today that its Foundation & Institutional Advisors (FIA) practice has been selected to provide investment management services for Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Endowment and Foundation.

“In conducting an extensive search for strategic partners to help manage our foundation and endowment assets, Northern Trust rose to the top because it has a long history of helping non-profits advance their mission,” said Patrick Murphy, Treasurer of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. “The team brings deep expertise to the table that will help the MSO grow this critical piece of its long-term funding strategy to permit it to remain financially viable for generations to come.”

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s mission is to connect with diverse audiences through concert performances and nationally recognized education and outreach programs. All programs are guided by the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Family Shared Vision, which states that the orchestra exists for three purposes: to comfort, educate, entertain and exhilarate the human soul through events of cultural significance, relevance and artistic challenge; to embrace, preserve and foster its musical heritage; and to enhance the vibrancy of the community.

“We are delighted to work with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to provide investment management services,” said Darius A. Gill, National Practice Executive, Northern Trust Foundation & Institutional Advisors group. “Building upon its already premier status, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra is engaged in an important campaign and construction project that makes our partnership even more exciting as we seek to further its mission and musical endeavors.”

Northern Trust’s Foundation & Institutional Advisors (FIA) group serves nonprofit organizations through sophisticated investment management solutions, strategic insights and world-class resources.  Northern Trust provides investment advice, asset servicing and related services to help nonprofit organizations achieve financial and philanthropic goals cost-effectively, collaborating with board and investment committee members to assist with investment oversight. More information about Northern Trust Foundation and Institutional Advisors can be found at www.northerntrust.com/FIA.

About Northern Trust
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