Investment Analyst

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Salary
Salary negotiable and dependent on qualification
Posted
Oct 04, 2019
Closes
Nov 03, 2019
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

We are seeking an individual to join our Investment Team in Hong Kong. The focus will be on fundamental research and investment analysis in support of the Portfolio Managers specifically in Chinese (H & A-listed) equities.

Specific Responsibilities include:

  • Research and analysis of economies, markets, sectors & individual companies, as required by portfolio managers. This includes:
    • Monitoring news & developments & analysing their impact on sectors & stocks using qualitative and quantitative methods
    • Building & maintaining macroeconomic & market data; assist  to produce regular & adhoc reports as well as presentation materials based on these
    • Building & maintaining financial models for coverage companies
    • Support portfolio managers in Europe/US offices by highlighting macro & industry developments that affect issuers based in or with significant exposure to Asia Pacific
  • Work with the team to provide input for generating market & stock ideas to enhance investment strategy & produce better returns for the portfolio

Qualifications:

  • University graduate with a degree in business, finance, accounting or a related discipline
  • 1-3 years’ work experience in financial industry; those with accounting backgrounds may also be considered

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

  • Fluent in Mandarin and English, both written and oral
  • Ability to articulate, verbally & in writing, an investment case
  • Excellent qualitative and quantitative analytical skills
  • Proficient in Excel, including working with macros
  • R programming skills preferred
  • Working knowledge of Bloomberg preferred

Essential Qualities:

  • Intellectual curiosity coupled with independence of thought
  • Self-starter, able to work responsibly, independently & resourcefully to meet deadlines
  • Possess a deep interest in research & investment, particularly in Asian markets
  • Team player with high level of integrity