Robyn K. Thompson
Robyn K. Thompson, CFP®, CIM®, FCSI® is founder of Castlemark Wealth Management Inc. and an independent financial planning consultant.
With over a decade in the financial services business, Robyn holds the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation, Canada’s most respected designation for Financial Planners. She also holds the Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) designation, indicating the attainment of the professional standards and expertise necessary to provide money management services to high-net-worth and institutional clients. Robyn is also a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI), the highest honour and most senior credential in Canadian financial services.
Robyn is also an accomplished financial journalist, speaker and communicator, with an ability to cut through financial jargon and simplify difficult concepts for laypeople. With a high comfort level in front of the camera, she was for many years co-anchor and producer of “Investment Television” that aired on Global Television, one of Canada’s most-watched personal finance programs. She has appeared regularly as a financial expert in a variety of media channels, including BNN Bloomberg, CityNews Channel, GlobeInvestor “Carrick Talks Money,” CTV Your Morning, and CTV The Social. She is a regular contributor to Fund Library, and her work has also appeared in The Toronto Star, Golden Girl Finance, Yahoo! Canada Finance, Shaw Connect Investing.
An accomplished and dynamic speaker, Robyn has been the featured speaker at such venues as the sold-out “Stock Market Wears Prada” event, hosted by Chatelaine magazine and Golden Girl Finance in Toronto.
In addition to holding the CFP, CIM, and FCSI designations, Robyn is a member of the Financial Planners Standards Council. She is a graduate and member of both The Canadian Institute of Financial Planning and the Seneca College Financial Planning Program. Additionally, Robyn is licensed with the Financial Services Commission of Ontario and acts a Life Insurance and A&S Insurance Agent. She has a depth of experience that includes many years of personal and family financial planning for both individual and family clients, with an extensive background in advising clients on how best to establish and integrate investment portfolios into an overall lifetime plan that also includes tax, retirement, and estate planning.