Canandaigua National Trust Company employs a disciplined approach to investment management that can be tailored to fit your unique objectives. We adhere to the fundamental investment principles that have guided us since 1919, while capitalizing on the extensive world class research and tools available today.

Investment Strategies:
  • Passive Core Portfolios – Highly diversified portfolios of low-cost index funds that cover a wide range of both equity and fixed income asset classes in a tax-efficient manner.
  • Select Managers Portfolios – A mix of high-quality active managers paired with low-cost passive funds in a well-diversified portfolio that can be customized to meet client objectives.
  • Dimensional Portfolios - Globally diversified portfolios that emphasize value, small cap and high profitability factors in a strategic allocation with relatively low turnover.
  • ESG Portfolios - Designed for investors seeking companies that show a commitment to Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) leadership consisting of both active managers and passive funds with ESG mandates.
  • Core Equity Portfolios - High-quality individual U.S. large cap stocks that can be combined with mutual funds and ETFs for a globally diversified portfolio.
  • Short-Term Income Portfolio - Short-term, investment grade fixed income funds from a wide range of bond asset classes designed to provide steady income with relatively low interest rate exposure.
  • Dividend Income Portfolio - Equity and fixed income investments with a focus on dividends, and dividend growth, that is designed to provide income with moderate risk exposure.


Portfolio Rebalancing
This will help maintain your asset allocation and maximize the likelihood of reaching your goals.


Our highly credentialed Investment Committee oversees the process to ensure we deliver on our high standards.


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The financial advisors of Canandaigua National Trust Company of Florida (CNTF) offer trust and estate services, investment management solutions, IRAs, and fiduciary services to Greater Sarasota and Florida West Gulf Coast communities. 

This material is provided for general information purposes only. Canandaigua National Trust Company of Florida is an affiliate of Canandaigua National Bank & Trust. Investments are not FDIC insured, not bank deposits, not obligations of, or guaranteed by, Canandaigua National Bank & Trust or any of its affiliates, including Canandaigua National Trust Company of Florida. Investments are subject to investment risks, including possible loss of principal amount invested. Past performance is not indicative of future investment results. Before making any investment decision, please contact your legal, tax or financial advisor. Investments and services may be offered through affiliate companies.