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The Chartered Financial Analyst credential is considered by many to be the gold standard in investment management designations. The average 4-year commitment and rigor for this designation speaks to the degree of dedication exhibited by its’ candidates. Chris Hammond is a CFA Level 2 Candidate.
Chris specializes in portfolio management, constructing asset allocations, and investment due diligence on the Allen-Albritton-Houghton-Elmhorst Team. His responsibilities range from assessing new and existing fund manager performance to evaluating the relative attractiveness of individual securities, sectors, and asset classes within the capital markets. In effect, Chris focuses the entirety of his time aligning client portfolios with their long-term goals and objectives.
In addition, he has completed thesis level research in behavioral finance and has a passion for helping clients overcome the natural psychological biases of investing. He holds the Series 7 and 66 licenses and Life, Health and Variable Annuities.
Chris is a graduate of Southeastern University where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Finance. While at Southeastern he was honored as the Most Outstanding Finance Major in his graduating class, and also maintained a 4.0 GPA. In addition, Chris played on the Southeastern golf team, serving as team captain during his senior year.