Junior Equity Analyst

Employer
Blue Whale Capital
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 05, 2019
Closes
Jun 04, 2019
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Blue Whale Capital was founded in 2016 by Peter Hargreaves and Stephen Yiu. The firm currently manages over £125m in the flagship Blue Whale Growth Fund and has delivered top tier performance since inception. Its annualised return to-date is over +18.5%.

Due to rapid growth in AUM Blue Whale is now looking to hire a Junior Equity Analyst to work closely with the Portfolio Managers in researching investment ideas across the global equity universe.

Main duties of the role

  • All aspects of researching selected equities (reviewing annual reports, constructing financial models, interviewing management etc.).
  • Creating and defending investment ideas.
  • Monitoring existing portfolio investments.
  • Contributing to the investment debate amongst the team.

Candidate Profile

  • 1-3 years of relevant experience (e.g. sell-side, buy-side, private equity, venture capital or M&A).
  • Passion for investment.
  • Strong commitment to learn and develop as an equity analyst.
  • CFA or ACA preferred.