Alan Robinson, Vice-President/Research Analyst, RBC Wealth Management & Capital Markets, joined RBC Wealth Management in 2006 as a regional equity analyst based in Seattle. He now co-manages the firm’s guided portfolio of international stocks that trade on U.S. exchanges.
Robinson sits on RBC Wealth Management’s Global Portfolio Advisory Committee (GPAC), which provides strategic analysis of financial markets and guidance on asset allocation and portfolio construction. As a member of the committee, Robinson is responsible for currency strategy and market commentary. He is also a member of the firm’s tactical portfolio and global stock portfolio committees. He speaks widely on a range of economic issues, as well as on domestic and international stock market strategy.
A 25-year veteran of the financial markets, Robinson has worked in London and Hong Kong where he traded currency and credit derivatives. He has worked in Microsoft’s treasury department, and prior to joining RBC was the director of research for Seattle-based investment bank Delafield Hambrecht Inc.
Robinson received a bachelor’s degree in physics from Imperial College, London, and an M.B.A. from the University of Washington, Seattle.