Exeter Trust Company

Managing Your Legacy

Managing your financial assets to best serve your retirement, philanthropic, and wealth transfer goals can be a complex and daunting task. Exeter Trust Company, combined with Manning & Napier’s extensive investment expertise, provides a comprehensive fiduciary solution to build, invest, and manage your assets.

Let Us Earn Your Trust

We are large enough to offer the range of financial services you need, yet small enough to provide the personalized and confidential service you deserve.

We pride ourselves on a relationship-driven approach to ensure that we are the best possible stewards of your wealth.

Learn more about our services

Our team is here to answer any questions you may have. Contact us if you would like to learn more about the trust and custody services that we offer our clients.


Exeter Trust Company Services

We serve the trust and custody needs of individuals, families, and charitable organizations, and we welcome the opportunity to work with your trusted advisors.

Discretionary Trustee & Agent for Trustee Services

  • Trusteeships Under Trust Agreements
  • Trusts Under Will
  • Revocable Living Trusts
  • Charitable Trusts
  • Credit Shelter and Marital Trusts
  • Grantor-Retained Annuity, Income, & Unitrusts

Investment Management

Use our signature active investment management style to monitor and adjust your investment accounts according to the market environment and your goals.

Custody Services

  • Safekeeping of Client Portfolios
  • Account Maintenance and Recordkeeping
  • Daily Reconciliation
  • Daily Cash Deposits into Money Market Funds
  • Monthly Statements

Thought Leadership

Access our comprehensive collection of investment insights, which are available to help you learn more about a variety of topics.

  • June 09, 2021

    A Case Study: Helping a Widow and Family Through a Loss

    It’s our mission and top priority: Partnering with families during their working years, through retirement, and on to the next generation. We’re successful when you are successful in achieving your financial goals. Eventually, our relationships with individuals transition at a client’s death, …
  • May 27, 2021

    Charitable Giving Strategies Under Current Tax Laws

    The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made sweeping changes to our tax laws. One of the most significant was the nearly doubling of the standard deduction, an amount the IRS allows all tax filers to deduct from their income each tax year. For the 2021 tax year, the standard deduction is $12,550 for …
  • May 13, 2021

    Is Now the Time to Sell Your Business?

    This article was written in collaboration with John Hawkins of Paramax Corp. John Hawkins’ 30+ year career incorporates a wide range of experiences including roles as an owner/operator of several successful privately held companies, senior executive of a publicly traded corporation, and …

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The Exeter Trust Company Team

Our committed team averages 20 years experience in the financial services industry. Staff credentials include, but are not limited to, JD, CTFA, and trust tax specialist.

  • Scott Morabito

    Managing Director, Client Services and Business Operations and President, Exeter Trust Company

  • Veronica Van Nest, JD

    Senior Wealth Management Consultant

  • Leslie Rector

    Vice President and Trust Officer

  • Jon Lindboom

    Assistant Vice President and Trust Officer

Manning & Napier Advisors, LLC (Manning & Napier) provides investment advisory services to Exeter Trust Company (ETC).

Certain account minimums may apply to be eligible for Exeter Trust & Custody services.


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