FlexShares understand that financial markets and asset classes are dynamic and evolve over time. To help investors adapt to changing market conditions, FlexShares leverage investment expertise and research across disciplines – equity, fixed income, passive, active – to offer new, insight-led solutions. Of course, there can be no guarantee of meeting the target outcome. FlexShares ETFs span 26 funds and $14.2 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018.Managed by Northern Trust
Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) is a leading provider of wealth management, asset servicing, asset management and banking to corporations, institutions, affluent families and individuals. Founded in Chicago in 1889, Northern Trust has offices in the United States in 19 states and Washington, D.C., and 23 international locations in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region.
Northern Trust Asset Management is a leading global asset management firm serving institutional and individual investors in 29 countries, with $1.1 trillion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018. Northern Trust Asset Management's robust investment capabilities span all markets and asset classes, from passive and risk-factor to fundamental active and multi-manager strategies, delivered in multiple vehicles. Northern Trust's asset management process is collectively managed by senior investment professionals across various disciplines. Northern Trust Investments, Inc. (NTI), an indirect subsidiary, is the SEC-registered investment advisor of each of the FlexShares Funds.