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G10 RATES DESK ANALYST

Apply REF: 1911GMFOS3845
BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 202,000 Employees – including more than 154,000 in Europe and over 5,000 in Portugal alone.

 

BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

 

Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.

      

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

      

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

      

The G10 Rates Desk Analyst team is a critical part of G10 Rates business. Team is based in Lisbon and work with salespeople, traders, structurers and M360 colleagues across the globe. The team provides support through short term market analysis and production of trades ideas in G10 rates products across the whole vanilla to exotics spectrum.  The team also develops pricers and monitors to price fixed income products.

 

The G10 Rates Desk Analyst team is a critical part of G10 Rates business. Team is based in Lisbon and work with E-COO, salespeople, traders, structurers and M360 colleagues across the globe.

On G10 rates products across the whole vanilla to exotics spectrum, the team will:

-     Design quantitative rich/cheap indicators

-     Work with our developers to implement a ’relative value toolbox’ in Cortex

-     Support shorty term Ad-hoc trade ideas through historical analysis

-     Help design the curated distribution of trade ideas

 

We are looking for candidates to join the team which is being rebased in our GM Lisbon hub, (has operated from Mumbai for 9 years) who demonstrate analytical thinking, drive and determination and can contribute to an efficient G10 rates business.

     

Direct Responsibilities

  • Design relative value signals and short term trade ideas
  • Work with our dev teams to host these signals and ideas in Cortex globally
  • Work with our AI Lab and dev teams to distribute curated trade ideas to Clients and Sales and Trading
  • Provide insight on client flows
  • Prepare excel and python / HTML based analytical tools to find dislocations in the market, do scenario analysis, backtesting on trade ideas
  • Prepare pitch books of trade ideas and market analysis for client presentation and roadshows
  • Work on various short term projects with Sales and trading teams

PROFILE

  • 1-3 yrs experience in Research / Trading / Sales in Finance field
  • Knowledge of Interest rate products  or  FX
  • Excellent academic record
  • Fluent in English, other languages helpful
  • Curious, self-driven, able to take initiatives
  • Good in excel and Power Point but proficient in HTML and python
  • Python expertise and data analysis or data scientist expertise
  • Vol / exotic derivatives market experience helpful

 

Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.

In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

 

Primary Location: PT-11-LisbonJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years)Experience Level: At least 1 yearSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving, Ability to collaborate / TeamworkTransversal competency: Analytical Ability