Northern Trust Corp.'s nationwide expansion is running ahead of schedule, according to chairman and chief executive officer William A. Osborn.

The plan was to double its branches to 100 by 2005, Mr. Osborn said in an interview last week, but the company is likely to reach that goal much sooner.

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