Rob received his post secondary education at York University [Economics] in Toronto. Upon graduation he worked on an institutional trading desk for most of the 1980s and up until 1996 on Toronto’s Bay Street financial center. He also worked for 11 years at Prebon Yamane, an international inter-dealer broker of foreign exchange and interest rate products. Rob spent an additional year at another money/bond broker called Freedom Bond Brokers (subsequently purchased by Cantor Fitzgerald, world’s largest U.S. bond broker). He then spent two years at another inter-dealer bond brokerage Garban Inc.—the world’s second-largest broker of U.S. Government Securities. Rob left the institutional investment industry in 1996, then for approximately 4 years was a retail investment advisor with Scotia MacLeod and Investor’s Group. He currently serves as an Authorized Dealer for BMG BullionBars, a secure and reliable means of purchasing investment-grade precious metals bullion.