Argent Employee Spotlight – Jason Simpson

Meet Jason Simpson, who is with AmeriTrust in Tulsa and has been with us for 1 year.


Q. What led you to Argent and what makes it unique?

A. While working for a competitor, I was approached by one of my colleagues to assist with the firm’s investment management. After learning about AmeriTrust/Argent’s client-centered mission and how my skill set could best serve the organization, the decision was clear. I’ve never looked back and the rest, as they say, is history.

Q. Why do you enjoy working at Argent?

A. I’m tasked with managing the AmeriTrust/Argent Core Value strategy and I LOVE getting to do what I do on a daily basis. We scour the investment universe, looking for high-quality, undervalued, investable ideas that are consistent with our strategy, resulting in a well-diversified portfolio. It’s truly a joy and a blessing to be able to manage their assets.

Q. What does the company mean to you?

A. To me, the company’s foundation has been, and always will be, putting the client first. As a result, we’re privileged to be able to build meaningful relationships with clients, using a vast array of fiduciary-based services and resources to assist clients in their financial endeavors.

Q. What is a random fact about you?

A. I was on an MTV dating show while in college.

Q. What is your favorite quote?

A. “People don’t get what they want or what they expect from the markets; they get what they deserve.” -Bill Bonner

Q. If you could have any other job for one day, what would it be?

A. Professional ice cream taste tester!




Argent Financial Group

Argent Financial Group (Argent) is a leading, independent, fiduciary wealth management firm. Responsible for more than $30 billion in client assets, Argent provides individuals, families, businesses and institutions with a broad range of wealth management services, including trust and estate administration, investment management, ESOPs, retirement plan consulting, funeral and cemetery trusts, charitable organization administration, oil and gas (mineral) management and other unique financial services. Headquartered in Ruston, Louisiana, Argent was formed in 1990 and traces its roots back to 1930.

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