William Chong, CFA, FRM

William Chong, CFA, FRM

Vice President
Portfolio Manager
Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group

Location San Mateo, California, US
Tenure 2008

William Chong is a vice president and portfolio manager for the Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group. Mr. Chong performs portfolio construction and implementation for multi-sector fixed income strategies. In addition, he conducts quantitative research within credit, rates, and fx, with emphasis on relative value and derivative products.

Prior to joining Franklin Templeton in 2008, Mr. Chong was a senior treasury analyst at Toyota Financial Services where his experience included asset-liability management, pension investment management and debt issuance. He also has worked in systems development at Merrill Lynch Fixed Income Trading.

Mr. Chong holds an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Southern California and a B.S. in economics and information systems from New York University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder and a Financial Risk Manager (FRM) - Certified by the Global Association of Risk Professionals.