Coral Gables Trust Company (CGTC) is the largest independent and privately held trust company headquartered in South Florida with $1.4 billion of assets under management, and a leading provider of Wealth Management, Trust and Financial Planning services throughout the State.
Founded in 2004 as a locally owned and operated independent trust company, CGTC services clients with assets ranging from $500,000 to more than $50 million -- inclusive of affluent individuals and families, small to medium sized companies, foundations, and pension and endowment funds.
Devoted toward putting our clients’ interest first, CGTC strives to provide conflict-free services, personalized advice, open-architecture (no proprietary products), and asset based fees.
James W. Davidson
Chairman & CEO
Chief Investment Officer
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We don't try to make people rich," says Jim Davidson, Chairman and CEO of the Coral Gables Trust Company. "To do that you are going to have to take excessive risk." The goal, he says, is to grow wealth in a steady, safe way. "In an upmarket we do better than average. And in a down as much as the general market."
The third quarter came and went without much to be disappointed about as most of the major U.S. indices finished positively. The market yawned at the tariff fight between the U.S. and China and didn't seem to have any interest in the Washington squabble regarding the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.
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"It doesn't factor in," said Richard DeNapoli, chief trust officer from Coral Gables Trust. His firm helps international clients move their money to the U.S., and they never ask him about sea level rise risk in South Florida.