• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi
  • 19 Feb 18

ICG Markets - Agency Securities Lending – Trader (Associate/VP) – Hong Kong

ICG Markets - Agency Securities Lending – Trader (Associate/VP) – Hong Kong

  • Primary Location: Hong Kong SAR of PRC,Hong Kong,Hong Kong
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Trading
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 17063482


Job Description:

Citi's Agency Securities Lending business is part of the Global Investor Services division within ICG. Agency Securities Lending helps Institutional investors to enhance their portfolio returns by lending their Equity and Fixed Income securities in exchange for a fee, or net investment income.  The product is also viewed as a critical source of liquidity in both the Equity and Fixed Income markets as well as a significant liquidity provider in global short term money markets through its cash management operations.
Citi provides 24 hour trading coverage and client services through its business locations in Sydney, Hong Kong, London & NY. Citi's strategic presence in these locations is designed to align our business with our client base, provide local trading and operational coverage in developed domestic markets and provide a platform to target new client mandates. At present, Citi has the largest ASL business in the APAC region.

  • Support and actively participate in the execution of ASL Equity trading across Asia-Pacific markets to help meet, and exceed, revenue targets
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with Broker/Dealers and ASL Clients to help us retain best-in-class industry rankings.
  • Provide regular analytical market trading commentary to Clients.
  • Learn and understand how local market and global regulatory changes impact our business
  • Develop and present client revenue enhancement opportunities
  • Liaise with the Global trading desks to ensure our strategies are aligned for smooth 24 hour coverage
  • Take an active role in business development / system enhancement efforts
  • Assist in the production and distribution of market commentary and management reporting
  • Utilise knowledge and skills from your previous role(s) to identify and mitigate market or operational risk.
  • Identify opportunities to enhance day to day processes


  • Good knowledge of Securities Lending
  • Experience in Bloomberg
  • Strong IT skills
  • Must be able to multi-task and work under pressure
  • Must be pro-active and have an independent disposition
  • Must have an ability to build and sustain business relationships with colleagues, internal stakeholders, clients and trading counterparts.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills