Senior Securities Lending Trader, Asia - HSBC Securities Services

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 15 Oct 18

Senior Securities Lending Trader, Asia - HSBC Securities Services

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Securities Services provides robust and reliable solutions that enhance performance and mitigate risk, today and in the future. Working with institutional investors, banks, insurance companies, governments and multinational corporations, Securities Services offers a range of fund administration, global custody, sub-custody and clearing, and corporate trust and loan agency services.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Senior Securities Lending Trader, Asia .

Principal responsibilities

  • Provide input into the formulation and maintenance of the Asia securities lending strategic development plan
  • Monitor progress against plan and propose amendments, as appropriate, to meet changing market and business circumstances in Asia specifically
  • Identification, creation, testing and obtaining approval for new trading strategies to enhance client revenue opportunities
  • Responsibility for establishing the benchmark standard for trading team with respect to relationship management planning and execution for largest borrowing counterparties based on external market potential.
  • Taking a lead role for product development on behalf of the desk globally
  • Act as an expert for Strategic Trading Initiatives globally. Responsible for Return on Risk Weighted Assets management
  • Leads trading team in identifying trading system gaps and proposes enhancements. Takes lead in driving implementation with borrowers and developing a clear methodology for use by other traders.
  • To at least match the average market performance in all categories of lending as measured by Performance Explorer
  • Seek and maximise profitable income streams by building and maintaining effective business relationships with market counterparts in Asia.


Qualifications
Requirements
  • Good understanding of the Securities Finance industry.
  • Good external market reputation and contacts.
  • Detailed knowledge of global market infrastructure.
  • Strategic and creative thinker.
  • Personal qualities of stability, maturity of approach and authority.
  • Team player and people motivator.
  • Good communicator, both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to work in pressurised environment and manage priorities effectively.
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