About the Author

Tony Roth

Chief Investment Officer

Anthony “Tony” Roth is Chief Investment Officer for Wilmington Trust Investment Advisors, Inc, the investment advisory arm of M&T Bank Corporation. Tony plays a key role in developing and delivering investment services for our wealth, institutional, and brokerage clients. He provides strategic direction for the firm’s asset management investment activities including asset allocation, manager research, and portfolio construction. Tony leads the firm’s Investment Committee.

Tony joined Wilmington Trust in 2014 with extensive experience in wealth management and investment advisory. Prior to joining Wilmington Trust, Tony was Chief Investment Officer (CIO) for Aquitaine Management in New York. Before that, he worked for UBS Wealth Management Americas as CIO, where he founded the Ultra High-Net-Worth Chief Investment Office. Earlier in his career, he was founder and co-head of the Advisory Services Division at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc., served as director of the Family Wealth Group at Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., and was a tax attorney at Cleary Gottlieb in New York.

Tony earned his law degree from Harvard Law School. He holds a master’s degree in French and International Tax Law from Université Panthéon Sorbonne, and graduated magna cum laude from Brown University with a degree in Philosophy.


By the Author

Capital Perspectives December 2019

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In the December issue of our monthly flagship publication, we feature As Trade Goes, So Go the Markets in On the Record.Chief Investment Officer Tony Roth discusses how much of a hold the U.S.-China trade negotiations have on the markets right now.He explains how investors remain completely transfixed with the ebbs and flows of the U.S.-China trade negotiations to the point where headlines are the difference between an up versus a down day for the markets.

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2020 Capital Markets Forecast: Market Tug of War

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Our 2020 forecast discussses the interplay of productivity, populism, and portfolios. We look at solving the productivity puzzle.We discuss productivity driving populism.Our forecast also looks at testing the limits of policy.Investing is a data-driven process. We comb through economic and market information and use the data as clues that help lead us to a prudent investment strategy.

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Capital Perspectives November 2019

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Investment Management
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In the November issue of our monthly flagship publication, we feature:On the Record by Chief Investment Officer Tony Roth delves into the reasons why he and his team feel comfortable reverting to an overweight position in stocks.He points to a subtle but important receding of downside risks in recent weeks across three critical domains—policy, global economic data, and corporate earnings.

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