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Sr Research Analyst

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    Gloria Wen

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    3 months ago

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  • Role Responsibilities
    • Support the development of risk-based, factor-based and alternatively weighted indices employing quantitative portfolio investment techniques.
    • Provision of an index strategy simulation service.
    • Carry out equity investment research to support the creation of research papers, materials and other product collateral.
    • Development of investment analytics and research tools.
    • Provide technical product support for  the client engagement process with key institutional clients.
    • Share team responsibilities for  index rebalances, the construction and calculation of investment metrics and reports.
    • Support the business as usual activities within the SI Product, Equity Product and Equity Research teams.
    • Respond to internal and external research enquiries related to index construction and analytic developments.

Minimum Requirements

  • Comprehensive knowledge of quantitative investment analytics; including model development, portfolio construction techniques and risk and performance attribution.
  • Relevant analytical investment experience – 5+ years buy or sell side experience.
  • Experience of SQL, Matlab (or other e.g. Python) in an analytical environment or a desire to acquire such knowledge where it is lacking.
  • A good knowledge and understanding of global financial markets and products, including the role of indices.
  • Education to post-graduate in a quantitative discipline.
  • Ability to work in a team to strict deadlines, manage workloads effectively and readily assume additional responsibilities.