Viewpoints by Christopher M. Chapman, CFA, at Manulife Investment Management
Chris is head of the company’s global multi-sector fixed-income strategies, responsible for portfolio management, global sovereign debt, portfolio construction, and currency and risk management. Previously, he was a portfolio manager for global multi-sector fixed-income and, prior to that, he was a senior investment analyst and trader with the team. Earlier in his career, he worked in several other areas of the firm, including as an investment risk analyst on the quantitative research team. Chris began his career at State Street Bank. He holds the Certified Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Society Boston.
- Education: B.S.B.A., Management, Stonehill College; M.S.F., Boston College
- Joined the company: 2005
- Began career: 1999
After aggressive tightening from central banks and a broad repricing of risk, yields in the bond market are now higher than they've been in more than 15 years. The question investors now face is how to position portfolios given today's abundant opportunities—but also in light of the growing risks and looming policy shifts on the horizon.Read more