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Research Analyst

  • Location

    Malta

  • Sector:

    Investment Advisory

  • Salary:

    Attractive

  • Contact:

    Stefani Grech

  • Job Reference:

    7055

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry:

    2020-10-30

  • Client Details:

    Castille

  • Consultant:

    Stefani Grech

A financial services provider that has a wide range of services that present solid investment opportunities are currently looking to hire a full time Research Analyst to join their Strategy & Research Team. Responsible for conducting market research and fundamental analysis with the objective of formulating the investment strategy of the firm across an array of fixed income and multi-asset portfolios. Reporting directly to the Head of Investment Strategy & Research.

Responsibilities:
  • Ongoing market monitoring and analysis of trends primarily relating to global financial markets, macro economics and the Maltese financial market
  • Conduct issuer-specific analysis using all relevant and material information available to investors, formulate an informed opinion and put forward recommendations on the relevant investment securities
  • Develop and maintain spreadsheets and financial models for the analysis of existing and potentially new company exposures
  • Produce company-specific reports and regular updates for internal use as well as for distribution to clients detailing the financial profile and relevant ratios, notable ongoing developments, investment recommendation and associated risks
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of models and processes for the selection of (predominantly) fixed income instruments
  • Maintain spreadsheets containing security lists and model portfolios
Requirements:
  • Knowledge of financial markets and financial instruments is essential
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in investment research
  • Excellent report writing skills and verbal communication
  • At minimum holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or a related field
  • Preferably completed or in the process of completing supplementary education and training, such as CFA or Master’s Degree in a related area
  • Advanced command of MS Excel, data handling and charting
  • Experience in using Bloomberg terminal and APIs is considered an asset