Timeless. Tested. Trusted.

John W. Bristol & Co. is an employee-owned investment management firm established in 1937. We proudly serve college and university endowments, charitable foundations, pension funds, trusts, high net worth individuals, partnerships, and other institutional clients. Many of our clients have been with us for decades.

Our Approach

We invest like business owners, conducting rigorous fundamental research to construct a portfolio of Corporate Athletes that can compound earnings at above-average rates over time. Our focus on identifying Corporate Athletes, and our team-based decision-making and long-term horizon, have been consistently applied over many market cycles.

One Team

We work collectively and collaboratively as a single 19-person team, with an unwavering focus on delivering superior long-term investment results for our clients. All members of our team share a deep commitment to the highest level of professionalism, integrity, and client service.

Investment Strategies

Bristol provides three investment offerings – Equity, Balanced, and Fixed Income – all rooted in our core investment approach that has been in place for decades.