Investment Analyst

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 10 Oct 17 2017-10-10

London based structured credit specialist seeks individual to work within the portfolio management team. This is a compelling opportunity to contribute to an award winning team with a strong reputation. The candidate will gain responsibility for management of existing portfolios (both US and European Asset Backed Securities including RMBS, CLOs and other ABS) and for the generation of new investment ideas. They will be expected to have or develop a deep knowledge of the ABS credit markets with relevant experience an advantage. The candidate should be pro-active and be able to demonstrate a genuine interest in structured credit.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Management of portfolios with PM and portfolio management team
  • Generation and analysis of new trade ideas
  • Writing research reports/commentaries for internal and external distribution
  • Help monitor the risk and performance of portfolios
  • Develop and improve internal systems for analysis and monitoring
  • Remain current on developments and research within the markets
  • Assistance with the marketing and investor relations efforts
  • Coordination with the research team

The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • Interest in reading and writing research for internal and external use
  • Strong quantitative background in order to work efficiently with other members of the team
  • Strong educational background with high level degree from top quality university