Fundamental Researcher, Market Intelligence Fundamental Researcher, Market Intelligence …

Point72 Asset Management
in Stamford, CT, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Feb 20
Point72 Asset Management
in Stamford, CT, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Feb 20
Fundamental Researcher, Market Intelligence
Experienced Professionals


Market Intelligence


Market Intelligence is shaping Point72 for the future by combining the most innovative data sources, analysis, and investment tools with the Firm's traditional strengths at deep fundamental analysis of how companies and industries operate. Market Intelligence finds, tests, analyzes, and models alternative data; conducts deep fundamental research; and helps our investment teams generate alpha-producing ideas using our data and research. We produce investment insights by using machine learning techniques, fundamental company analysis, macro and sell-side research, and quantitative methodologies.
As a researcher in a Market Intelligence team, you will analyze the operations of thousands of public companies globally and contribute to products that incorporate your insights to help our Portfolio Managers gain a deeper understanding of company fundamentals.

What you'll do
  • Engage in primary research on public companies
  • Discover and manage new and existing customer and supplier relationships, understand risk factors, identify business drivers and KPIs, understand M&A environment
  • Increase your existing industry expertise, or become a subject matter expert on an industry you may now know nothing about
  • Have responsibility for certain sector and company coverage, as well as specific data sets
  • Build historical pro forma time series models to account for M&A/divestitures

What's required
The team is seeking candidates who may have existing industry expertise, are intellectually curious, creative thinkers, and have a desire to work hard in a fast-paced environment. To join our team, you'll also need:
  • Familiarity with concepts of data cleansing, munging, wrangling, normalizing, and "golden record"
  • An undergraduate degree or advanced degree with demonstrated academic success
  • Systems-level thinking - understanding how companies and systems function, including manufacturing; supply chains, environments, and ecosystems; accounting and financial statements; and M&A
  • Problem solving and critical thinking - analyzing and simplifying complex issues; identifying problems and operational bottlenecks; developing potential solutions; and implementing and executing them
  • Research skills - An ability to do "deep dives" in different products, companies, and sectors, and develop new insights
  • Ability to develop expertise in different data sets: their collection, aggregation, periodicity, updating frequency, and existing and potential use cases
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities and strong attention to detail
  • Adhere to the highest ethical standards and Point72's Compliance program

We take care of our people
We invest in our people, their careers, their health, and their well-being. We want you to concentrate on success and leave the rest to us. When you work here, we provide:
  • Fully-paid health care benefits
  • Generous parental and family leave policies
  • Mental and physical wellness programs
  • Tuition assistance
  • A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more

About Point72

Point72 Asset Management is a global firm led by Steven Cohen that invests in multiple asset classes and strategies worldwide. Resting on more than a quarter-century of investing experience, we seek to be the industry's premier asset manager through delivering superior risk-adjusted returns, adhering to the highest ethical standards, and offering the greatest opportunities to the industry's brightest talent. We're inventing the future of finance by revolutionizing how we develop our people and how we use data to shape our thinking. For more information, visit .
Point72 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Point72 is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Point72 complies with applicable, local, state and federal laws on the subject of equal employment opportunity.