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Proprietary Trader

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    Asset Management

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry:

    03 Jan 00:00

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Working for a financial company which is a main shareholder of one of the most successful arbitrage asset managers in Europe, the Proprietary Trader responsibilities are: 

  • Developing trading strategies and monitoring portfolios
  • Performing core start-of-day and end-of-day controls to ensure Risk is correctly represented for Front Office
  • Ensuring all trade capture and reporting exceptions are verified, cleared
  • Liaising with various other MO and BO Teams on issues related to Cash Equity and listed derivatives trades. E.g. Broker Pre-Matching & Fails, Settlements, Client Services, Reconciliations, Technology, Business Management
  • Daily management of trade life cycle events (expiries, dividends, corporate actions, etc)
  • Producing analysis for the trading desks and shareholder
  • Possibility to have your own book 

The specific experience necessary for this position is:

  • Strong securities knowledge and derivatives products is required
  • A minimum of three years prior experience is required
  • Excellent Analytical skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication presentation skills
  • Highly organized and Extremely detailed orientated
  • BA or BS degree is necessary, MA or MS preferable
  • Strong PC Skills: in particular Bloomberg, Excel, Word and PowerPoint