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* EPS 61 cents vs year-ago 64 cents
* Revenue flat at $897.9 million
BOSTON, April 19 (Reuters) - Financial services company Northern Trust Corp (NTRS.O) reported a decline in quarterly profit as low interest rates weighed on securities lending revenue.
Net income slipped to $151 million, or 61 cents a share, from $157.2 million, or 64 cents, a year earlier.
The Chicago-based company said revenue was $897.9 million, unchanged from a year ago. Trust, investment and other serving fees, which make up 57 percent of the company's revenue, were steady at $514.9 million.
Securities lending revenue fell 69 percent to $17.0 million.
Assets under custody grew 17 percent to a record $4.4 trillion. (Reporting by Svea Herbst-Bayliss; editing by John Wallace)