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Investment Compliance Services


Efficient Compliance Solutions from a Trusted Independent Source

Gain confidence and avoid inefficient screening processes by using Northern Trust’s comprehensive post-trade monitoring tools that leverage our experience, global service infrastructure and advanced proprietary platform.


  • Benefit from our expert global consultant teams offering local support.
  • Leverage our flexible proprietary compliance monitoring platform, Compliance Analyst®, to best suit your needs.
  • Manage breaches and access exceptions based reporting with our flexible dashboard, ComplianceRADAR™, available on Northern Trust Passport.
  • Monitor limitless scenarios based on predefined guideline types across asset classes and countries.
  • Benefit from global multi-asset class coverage, customizable investment restrictions and regular monitoring on a post-trade, pre-settlement basis.
  • Integrated technology and direct accounting feeds provide timely and accurate analysis across performance, risk, and compliance services.
  • Leverage a cost-efficient compliance monitoring solution giving you the freedom to focus on your strategic goals.


  • Exposure Monitoring
  • Cost and Market Value Monitoring
  • Index Relative Comparisons
  • Equity and Fixed Income Characteristics
  • Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

Flexible service level options offer you solutions that best suit your investment management needs. Whether you elect to outsource the function entirely to Northern Trust or choose to retain your monitoring program in-house, we tailor our service models to meet your objectives.

Descia Milinkovich

Descia Milinkovich

Senior Vice President – New Business Development
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Descia Milinkovich

Descia Milinkovich

Senior Vice President – New Business Development

Descia Milinkovich is the Senior Vice-President, Institutional Sales, for Northern Trust Company, Canada. In this role, Descia is responsible for the growth of Northern Trust’s asset servicing businesses in Canada.

Descia has been in the institutional financial services industry for 20 years, specializing in custody, back and middle office outsourcing sales to Public / Private Pensions, Insurance and Investment Management Firms. Prior to joining Northern Trust, Descia was Vice President, Sales and Relationship Management at State Street, Regional Director, Business Development for Sun Life Financial's Group Retirement Services division and Director, Business Development at Canada Trust Group Pensions.

Descia is a Marketing Management graduate of Ryerson University.

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