Here for a Century. Around for the Next.

Like you, we have a long history of success. Central Trust Company is one of the leading providers of asset management services in the Midwest, with offices in Columbia, Jefferson City, Kansas City, Lawrence, Lake Ozark, Springfield and St. Louis. Central Trust Company manages client assets of more than $8 billion, and our staff includes portfolio managers, attorneys, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals (CFP®), Certified Public Accountants (CPA) and Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA).

2016    Dogwood Emblem

Central Trust Company signed an agreement to provide trust services to clients of West Plains Bank and Trust Company External Site Arrow, expanding our reach further into Southern Missouri. This combination allows Central Trust Company to provide expanded services and products to clients.

2009    Dogwood Emblem

Acquired Springfield Trust Company to strengthen our footprint in Southwest Missouri.

2008    Dogwood Emblem

Central Trust added trust and investment management services at Metcalf Bank in Overland Park (now Central Bank of the Midwest).

2007    Dogwood Emblem

Central Bancompany formed Central Trust Company by combining the trust and investment management functions of four affiliates: Guaranty Trust Company in St. Louis, Boone County National Bank in Columbia, Central Bank in Jefferson City and Empire Bank in Springfield.

1970    Dogwood Emblem

Central Missouri Trust Company, or “Central Bank”, grew into a corporation, becoming known as Central Bancompany which now operates 13 affiliate banks throughout Missouri, Illinois, Kansas and Oklahoma.

1902    Dogwood Emblem

Central Missouri Trust Company, later renamed Central Bank, was formed in 1902 in Jefferson City, Missouri by former Governor Lon Stephens.


Helping You Share Your Legacy.

Share Your History With Our Personal Family Letter

Often times loved ones are left with many questions that you may or may not have answered in your lifetime. Have you ever stopped to think about what your family should know about your life and why you left things the way you did? Or maybe, you just want to make sure that you have things in order so that your family knows how to handle your business affairs. Either way, Central Trust Company’s Personal Family Letter can help you do all of these things.

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