James T. Swanson, CFA

James T. Swanson, CFA, is an investment officer and chief investment strategist of MFS Investment Management (MFS®). He is also a portfolio manager of a multi strategy income fund.

James offers his insights and perspective on the markets and the economy to MFS clients around the world through in-person meetings, his Strategist's Corner online column and a blog launched in 2011. He is a frequent guest commentator on the markets on CNBC, Fox Business and Bloomberg Television and is often quoted in leading national and financial publications, including The Wall Street JournalThe New York TimesLos Angeles Times and Investor's Business Daily.

James joined MFS in 1985. He was named fixed income strategist in 2001 and chief investment strategist in 2004.