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Articles by Thomas Rostron, Horizon by Embark
Thomas Rostron, Horizon by Embark
Thomas is the new CEO of Horizon by Embark, following Embark Group’s acquisition of Zurich’s Authorised Corporate Director (ACD) & Investment Management (Zurich Investment Services (UK) Limited) businesses on 1 May 2020. Thomas has more than 30 years’ experience in asset and wealth management, including positions as Head of Global Fund Distribution at Fortis Investments and Managing Director Investment Management with Barclays Wealth.
Since the start of the Covid-19 crisis, the financial markets have seen extreme volatility. Markets suffered significant reverses in late February and March, with weeks of record-breaking falls interspersed with occasional days of near-record rises. Advisers will be seeking a framework to understand what has happened, the implications for investment strategies and how that relates to their advice for clients.