Northern Trust Selects Nymity to Support Privacy Compliance Operations

TORONTO, Canada – March 21, 2019: Nymity, Inc., a provider of research-based expert privacy compliance solutions, today announced Northern Trust has selected Nymity to support its privacy compliance programs.

With offices in 20 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., and across 23 locations in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region, Northern Trust must stay up to date with the ever-changing landscape of privacy regulations to ensure compliance across multiple jurisdictions. Northern Trust selected Nymity’s Research & Alerts and Law Comparisons™ solutions after an evaluation of numerous privacy research and compliance solutions to streamline its research efforts.

“Nymity’s Research & Alerts and Law Comparisons™ solutions gives us on-demand access to the most current developments in privacy law as well as insights into how those laws compare across jurisdictions,” said Jennifer Schack, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Privacy & Compliance, Northern Trust. “With Nymity, we have confidence in the accuracy of the information being provided which enables us to be efficient and responsive to the business on matters of privacy compliance.”

“As privacy laws around the world change with increasing speed and frequency, organizations will be challenged with getting an accurate view of the legal landscape to ensure ongoing privacy compliance,” said Ray Pathak, COO, Nymity. “We are thrilled Northern Trust chose Nymity to streamline their privacy research to support their privacy program.”

Nymity Research & Alerts™ is designed to help privacy offices optimize privacy compliance and leverages over sixteen years of deep privacy compliance analysis created by Nymity’s privacy and data protection experts. With built-in expert research analysis, sophisticated alerting technology and advanced push reporting functionality, Nymity Research & Alerts™ seeks to make it easy to capture compliance developments and requirements, report to stakeholders and reduce privacy risk. Nymity Law Comparisons™ generates powerful rules tables, maps, and lists empowering the privacy office to identify and compare legal obligations across multiple jurisdictions in minutes.

About 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 a global presence with offices in 20 U.S. states and Washington, D.C., and across 23 locations in Canada, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region. As of December 31, 2018, Northern Trust had assets under custody/administration of US$10.1 trillion, and assets under management of US$1.1 trillion. For more than 125 years, Northern Trust has earned distinction as an industry leader for exceptional service, financial expertise, integrity and innovation. Visit northerntrust.com or follow us on Twitter @NorthernTrust.

Northern Trust Corporation, Head Office: 50 South La Salle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60603 U.S.A., incorporated with limited liability in the U.S. Global legal and regulatory information can be found at http://www.northerntrust.com/disclosures.

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