tim murphy

Tim Murphy

Independent Consultant, Director of Manager Research at Morningstar Australia

Tim Murphy is Director of Manager Research, APAC with Morningstar, a leading global provider of independent investment research.

Tim is jointly responsible for leading qualitative research on Australian and New Zealand funds, exchange-traded funds, and listed investment companies, as well as managing Morningstar’s model portfolios and relationships with consulting and adviser clients in the APAC region.

Before joining Morningstar in 2005, Tim worked in equity derivatives trading with Optiver Australia, and prior to that, in mortgage securitisation with Macquarie Bank, as well as in corporate credit analysis roles with HSBC and Commonwealth Bank. He worked on secondment to Morningstar’s London office in 2007. He comments regularly about investing issues in the media.

He has a Bachelor of Applied Finance, Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting, and Master of Applied Finance degrees from Macquarie University, as well as having earnt the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designations. He has completed the Investment Management Workshop at Harvard Business School, is a Fellow of FINSIA, and has been a Masters level guest lecturer on asset management at both Macquarie University and Western Sydney University.