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FX/Rates Trader

Job Title: FX/Rates Trader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Specialisation:
Reference: GW20190829-1
Contact Details: Gordon Wang
Contact Email: gordon.wang@jac-recruitment.com
Published: 4 days ago

FX/Rates Trader (hedge fund)

 

A fast growing macro-strategy hedge fund is looking for a highly motivated candidate to join the team as a trading assistant. This role is a fantastic opportunity for someone to develop a broad range of skills within a dynamic and progressive hedge fund environment.

The Role

  • Familiar with rates, forex, swaps (IR swaps, Cross-currency swaps...etc), fixed income (e.g. government bond), futures & option products

  • Understand how to properly capture the trade structures, risks and hedging

  • Monitor / compile market updates and trade ideas, news and headline to Portfolio Manager

  • Work with Operations Team on trade settlement and funding management

Requirements

  • University graduate in relevant fields

  • 3+ years working experience in trading in a similar environment

  • Self-starter, self-learning individual with attention to details, demonstrate a strong desire and ability to learn on the job

  • Strong interest in financial markets and understanding of complex products

  • Excel VBA & programming skills is a plus

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with fluency in English & Chinese. Mandarin is a plus

This is a great opportunity for a young professional with the ambition to obtain experience in the fast growing hedge fund industry.

If interested, please send your CV along with your current and expected salary to: gordon.wang@jac-recruitment.com AND CC jac.hk@jac-recruitment.com 

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