Fixed Income Trading Analyst, Asset Management
Our client is a top performing global boutique asset management firm based in the City. A front office role has arisen for an accomplished Fixed Income Trading Analyst requiring strong academics and a minimum of 3 years' operational experience to support the Fixed Income Traders by making discretionary investment decisions.
Sitting on the Fixed Income Trading desk your daily trading responsibilities and relevant experience will include researching & analysing fixed income markets performing relative value analysis and recommending specific fixed income securities to trade requiring extensive knowledge of the sectors, local markets and instrument types.
Candidates must be working in a dedicated Fixed Income Trading Analyst position coming from either an investment management firm or an investment bank and will be highly experienced in allocating orders across accounts, interpreting client guidelines and determining compliance warnings and alerts.
In this role you will also be responsible for managing the acquisition of newly issued debt in the primary market and researching and compiling market information to produce market commentary for front office working directly with the Fixed Income group consisting of Traders, Portfolio Managers, Investment and Research Analysts.
To be considered, candidates will have strong academics with a minimum of a 2.1 degree from a top university and will have commenced or willing to commence professional qualification such as CFA. Fixed Income trade support & settlement experience is also a must as well as strong Excel to VBA level. Exposure to Derivatives will also be an advantage.