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Chris Molumphy

Chris Molumphy

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About Chris Molumphy

Chris Molumphy graduated from Stanford University with a BSc in economics and earned an MBA in finance from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. He is an executive vice president and chief investment officer of the Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group. He started as an analyst in 1988 and was promoted to portfolio manager in 1991, and then director in 1994. He is a CFA Charterholder and a member of the Security Analysts of San Franscisco (SASF), the CFA institute and the San Franscisco Bond Club.

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Citywire Rating: + rated

2010

  • FNot rated in Feb 2010
  • MNot rated in Mar 2010
  • ANot rated in Apr 2010
  • MNot rated in May 2010
  • JNot rated in Jun 2010
  • JNot rated in Jul 2010
  • ANot rated in Aug 2010
  • SNot rated in Sep 2010
  • ONot rated in Oct 2010
  • NNot rated in Nov 2010
  • DNot rated in Dec 2010

2011

  • JNot rated in Jan 2011
  • FNot rated in Feb 2011
  • MNot rated in Mar 2011
  • ANot rated in Apr 2011
  • MNot rated in May 2011
  • JNot rated in Jun 2011
  • JNot rated in Jul 2011
  • ANot rated in Aug 2011
  • SNot rated in Sep 2011
  • ONot rated in Oct 2011
  • NRated A in Nov 2011
  • DRated A in Dec 2011

2012

  • JRated A in Jan 2012
  • FRated A in Feb 2012
  • MRated AA in Mar 2012
  • ARated AA in Apr 2012
  • MRated A in May 2012
  • JNot rated in Jun 2012
  • JRated A in Jul 2012
  • ANot rated in Aug 2012
  • SNot rated in Sep 2012
  • ONot rated in Oct 2012
  • NNot rated in Nov 2012
  • DRated A in Dec 2012

2013

  • JNot rated in Jan 2013
  • FRated A in Feb 2013
  • MRated A in Mar 2013
  • ANot rated in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JRated A in Jun 2013
  • JRated A in Jul 2013
  • ARated A in Aug 2013
  • SRated A in Sep 2013
  • ORated A in Oct 2013
  • NRated A in Nov 2013
  • DRated A in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated A in Jan 2014
  • FRated AA in Feb 2014
  • MRated A in Mar 2014
  • ARated A in Apr 2014
  • MRated AA in May 2014
  • JRated AA in Jun 2014
  • JRated A in Jul 2014
  • ARated A in Aug 2014
  • SRated AA in Sep 2014
  • ORated AA in Oct 2014
  • NRated AA in Nov 2014
  • DRated AA in Dec 2014

2015

  • JRated AA in Jan 2015
  • FRated AA in Feb 2015
  • MRated A in Mar 2015
  • ARated A in Apr 2015
  • MRated A in May 2015
  • JRated AA in Jun 2015
  • JRated AA in Jul 2015
  • ARated A in Aug 2015
  • SRated A in Sep 2015
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2015
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2015
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2015

2016

  • JNot rated in Jan 2016
  • FNot rated in Feb 2016
  • MNot rated in Mar 2016
  • ANot rated in Apr 2016
  • MNot rated in May 2016
  • JNot rated in Jun 2016
  • JNot rated in Jul 2016
  • ANot rated in Aug 2016
  • SNot rated in Sep 2016
  • ONot rated in Oct 2016
  • NNot rated in Nov 2016
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2016

2017

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2017
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2017
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2017
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2017
  • MRated Plus in May 2017
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2017
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2017
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2017
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2017
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2017
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2017

Performance

over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017
Rank 115/396 Bonds - US Dollar
Manager Return
113 Steve O’Neill 4.6%
113 Patrick Galley 4.6%
115 Chris Molumphy 4.6%
115 Patricia O'Connor 4.6%
117 Andy Johnson 4.5%
117 Thanos Bardas 4.5%
117 David Brown 4.5%
117 Kenneth L. Sleeper 4.5%
117 David C. Wright 4.5%
117 Tom Marthaler 4.5%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.9% 1.2% 1.2%
2016 8.0% 1.4% 3.1% 2.8% 0.4%
2015 -4.3% 0.8% -0.4% -4.0% -0.7%
2014 1.7% 1.9% 2.1% -1.0% -1.4%
2013 3.2% 1.6% -1.9% 1.3% 2.2%

Related News

Franklin Templeton to close US total return fund

US asset manager announces plans to combine strategies to produce a better economy of scale, Citywire Selector can reveal.

Forget Trump/Clinton, congress is key, says bond chief

Franklin Templeton’s Christopher Molumphy says bond investors cannot overlook the impact of House of Representatives and Senate outcomes.

Bond veteran Takaha to exit Franklin Templeton

Corporate and high yield bond specialist set to end 26-year stint with US asset manager, Citywire Selector can reveal.

Fed set to shock markets with rates rise delay, says bond CIO

Citywire AA-rated Chris Molumphy believes the rates rise question will continue to confound investors in the coming year.

Bondz 'n' the hood: Franklin Templeton's Takaha on income's best bets

From municipal bonds to asset-backed securities, bank loans and currencies, Franklin Templeton’s Eric Takaha makes full use of his fixed income remit.

Bond star eyes ‘carnage’ hit munis market for $8bn fund

Following the high profile fall-out from Detroit, Franklin Templeton’s Chris Molumphy believes the market is being unfairly overlooked.

Blockbuster bond manager tops ratings leaderboard

The latest Worldwide Ratings Review finds Franklin Templeton’s chief investment officer leading the pack.

Franklin Templeton gathers HY talent for fund launch

The firm has pulled together top names from its European, US and global high yield bond funds to run a new global strategy.

‘Do we even need QE3?’ asks top bond manager

Impact of first two rounds is hard to decipher and another bout may not solve anything, according to Franklin Templeton’s Eric Takaha.

Debt wrongly hijacked as a bad word, says top bond manager

Franklin Templeton’s Eric Takaha says eurozone and US debt difficulties have skewed market perceptions.

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