Quantitative Analyst / Quantitative Senior Analyst  …

Conning Asia Pacific Limited
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
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Competitive Package
Conning Asia Pacific Limited
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive Package
Conning Asia Pacific Limited is seeking a highly technical, team-oriented analyst able to work within the Investment Solutions team. The primary role of this candidate will be to use quantitative methods to analyze, build and maintain systematic solutions/portfolios in order to enhance value add to clients.

Essential Responsibilities:  

  • Build, modify and maintain quantitative models to implement systematic strategies in equities and fixed income
  • Analyze data sets using advanced statistical methods to identify trading opportunities
  • Develop a strong understanding of market structure of various asset classes
  • Prepare performance and risk attribution reports
  • Support development of presentation material to explain strategies, performance results, etc.
  • Develop new skills and knowledge to support enhancement of product offering and methodologies


Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Quantitative background - includes degrees in Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics, Financial Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science and Physics.
  • Experience with a scientific programming language ( e.g. Python / MATLAB / R or similar)
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Experience in Quantitative Investments/ Quantitative Risk or other quantitative roles
  • Experience in portfolio construction across multiple asset classes, currencies and derivatives
  • Fluent in English


Personal Attributes:

  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to adapt and learn quickly
  • Ability and willingness to generate ideas and develop innovative solutions
  • Highly organized and able to convey messages clearly and concisely


Interested candidates should send their CV to apcareers@conning.com

**Personal Data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only**


Company Profile:


Conning (www.conning.com) is a leading global investment management firm with a long history of serving the insurance industry. Conning supports institutional investors with investment solutions, asset management offerings, risk analytics and consulting services. Founded in 1912, Conning manages $171.3 billion* in global assets through its offices in Asia, Europe and North America.

Conning’s mission is to enhance the financial strength of its clients by delivering strong investment results, customized solutions, and exceptional service.  The company's unique combination of asset management and risk analytics tools help insurance clients achieve their financial goals through customized business and investment strategies.

*As of September 27, 2019, represents the combined global assets under management for the affiliated firms under Conning Holdings Limited, Cathay Securities Investment Trust Co., Ltd. (“SITE”) and Global Evolution Fondsmæglerselskab A/S and its group of companies (the “Global Evolution Companies”).  The Global Evolution Companies are affiliates of Conning.  SITE reports internally into Conning Asia Pacific Limited, but is a separate legal entity under Cathay Financial Holding Co., Ltd. which is the ultimate controlling parent of all Conning controlled entities.