SANTA FE TRUST RECEIVES AWARD FOR TRUST SERVICES

Santa Fe, NM Santa Fe Trust Inc., New Mexico's largest independent trust company, was recognized recently by the U.S. Commerce Association for its exceptional Trust Services.  In recognition of excellence, Santa Fe Trust, Inc. received the "Best in Santa Fe" award in the area of Trust Management Services.


Geoffrey Madsen, Santa Fe Trust's President commented, "We are grateful to the U.S. Commerce Association for their efforts to evaluate companies that enables us inform current and potential customers about our high standard of personal service.  At a time when many financial institutions are struggling to remain profitable and relevant, Santa Fe Trust has recorded its best ever growth in assets and income for the last three years.  We believe that the reason for this is our continuing search for better ways to serve our customers."


Santa Fe Trust is the largest and strongest state chartered financial institution in New Mexico.  It is located at 4001 Office Court Drive, Building 1000 in Santa Fe.