Fixed Income Analyst Fixed Income Analyst …

Schroders Investment Management
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 26 Jan 22
Schroders Investment Management
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 26 Jan 22
Posted by:
Jacylnn Tan • Onsite Recruitment Lead
Schroders Investment Management
Posted by:
Jacylnn Tan
Onsite Recruitment Lead
Fixed Income Analyst
Job Summary

You will work with the Fixed Income team and be primarily responsible for conducting market research on Asian fixed income as well as day-to-day portfolio management support to Asian fixed income portfolios. You will, over time, aim to develop in-depth knowledge and contribute to actionable investment ideas to the team.

Key responsibilities

Market research
  • Assist in developing, enhancing and maintaining quantitative fixed income models, and applying the model output to analyse and generate investment ideas over time
  • Develop and document specific trade ideas for portfolios and discuss in the meetings
  • Undertake thematic and sector research in the global fixed income markets
  • Support global and emerging market macro portfolio managers for Asian interest rate and FX investment
  • Participate in fixed income investment meetings, and discuss and contribute market views
  • Participate in investment discussions with the macro investment teams in other regions to assist in investment idea communication across different regions

Portfolio management
  • Provide analytical support to Asian fixed income portfolios
  • Assist in developing model portfolios for potential clients
  • Liaise with infrastructure team to enhance portfolio system efficiency
  • Support portfolio management administration, performance attribution and risk analytics

  • Assist in analysing macro and derivative investment processes and identify potential area of improvement
  • Acquire knowledge of fixed income markets, macro and credit research, and portfolio and risk management capabilities

  • Support product team on presentations, enquiries and reports for existing/potential clients and consultants
  • Conduct peer group analysis

Needed Skills
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in a similar capacity within Asset Management
  • Strong knowledge of fixed income products
  • Highly methodical and enjoy working under tight deadlines
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to engage across teams
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Deadline driven - able to prioritise
  • Demonstrable analytical skills
  • Seasoned user of Microsoft Office packages, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Desirable Skills
  • Knowledge of other systems an advantage, such as Bloomberg, eVestment and Morningstar
  • Ability to work in a high pressure environment and meet tight deadlines
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