Chris Hayes

Managing Director

As managing director, Chris an integral part of the revenue stream in the Fixed Income Capital Markets division of Raymond James. He specializes in mortgage-backed securities and whole loan portfolios.

Chris began his financial services career in 1986 at J.P. Morgan’s credit training program. In 1990, he joined the Fixed Income Capital Markets division at Lehman Brothers, and by 1993, he was managing a large portfolio of mortgage-backed securities as well as Lehman’s GIC book. He later joined Bayview Financial in 2000 and was promoted to national sales manager in 2006. In 2008, Chris joined Raymond James.