Newport Trust Company

Newport Trust Company, a New Hampshire state chartered trust company, provides America’s leading corporations and institutions with institutional trustee and independent fiduciary services for retirement and employee benefit plans.    

A wholly owned subsidiary of Newport Group, Inc., Newport Trust maintains the necessary separation and appropriate controls to safeguard client information and satisfy applicable regulatory requirements. Our administration, recordkeeping and trustee services can also be smoothly and fully integrated to help deliver maximum efficiency for your plan, where appropriate. 

Newport Trust’s highly experienced team consists of in-house ERISA lawyers, financial analysts, relationship managers and support professionals working to help clients develop and implement solutions to their unique situations. Our team has served as an independent fiduciary to employee benefit plans sponsored by:
  • 75% of the top-20 corporate plan sponsors in the P&I 1,000*
  • 50% of the companies comprising the Dow Jones Industrial Average*
  • 25% of the corporations in the Fortune 500*

Institutional Trustee Services

Newport Trust’s experienced trust administrators focus on providing responsive and secure services for a variety of trust and fiduciary services for both qualified and non-qualified plans. Learn more about institutional trustee services.

Independent Fiduciary Services

Newport Trust is a leading provider of independent fiduciary services to employee benefit plans which contain large blocks of employer stock. Acting as an independent fiduciary to a plan, we seek to protect the interest of plan participants and beneficiaries in situations where inherent conflicts of interest may exist between the plan sponsor and the plan. Learn more about independent fiduciary services.

Get information about Newport Group’s fiduciary consulting services to participant and sponsor-directed defined contribution and defined benefit plans.


For more information on Newport Trust Company, please call 646-313-3553


Newport Group and its affiliates do not provide tax, legal or accounting advice. Clients should consult their own tax, legal and accounting advisors before making any decisions.
* March 2020


Copyright © 2015-2024 Newport Group, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Unauthorized access is prohibited. This site is designed for U.S. residents only.

Newport Group, Inc. (“NGI”), an Ascensus Company, and its affiliates provide recordkeeping, plan administration, trust and custody, consulting, fiduciary consulting, insurance and brokerage services.

Securities are offered through Ascensus Broker Dealer Services, LLC (“ABDS”), member FINRA/SIPC. Securities in California are offered under the d/b/a Ascensus Corporate Insurance Solutions. Other insurance products may be offered by NGI. For more information, please visit -

Investment Advisory and fiduciary consulting services are offered through Newport Group Consulting, LLC, an SEC registered investment adviser and subsidiary of NGI. For more information about Newport Group Consulting and its services, please visit or refer to our Form ADV Part 2, which is available by contacting us at 407-333-2905 or

Newport Trust Company is a New Hampshire state-chartered trust company and wholly owned subsidiary of NGI. Newport Trust Company provides independent fiduciary and trustee services for employee benefit plans.

The views expressed herein are those of NGI and are current only through the date indicated. These views are subject to change at any time based upon market or other conditions, and NGI disclaims any responsibility to revise these materials to reflect updated views. These views may not be relied upon as investment advice and, because investment decisions for NGI are based on many factors, may not be relied upon as an indication of trading intent.