The Equity & Derivative Strategy team is part of the Markets 360 Strategy and Economics platform. The US EDS team publishes tactical and thematic Strategy pieces ranging from directional delta one implementations to ideas focused on volatility and parameter dislocations. The desk works closely EQD sales, trading, and structuring, as well as the Strategists from other asset classes and Economics. Team members meet regularly with clients, internal staff throughout the Bank, and press to discuss views. The desk publishes pieces for distribution across Institutional Clients, e.g. hedge funds, asset managers, and pensions.
As an Equity & Derivative Strategist, the candidate would be responsible for developing both tactical and thematic strategies while also representing the Firm at client meetings, conferences, and media appearances. The ideal candidate would have experience generating ideas and those ideas pitching to clients. But would also have strong quantitative skills and experience building tools and backtests.
The role requires a very strong grasp of the US equity derivative market, as well a solid knowledge of equities, other asset classes and macroeconomics. The candidate will interact directly with clients at PM and Senior traders to understand better their portfolio approach and investment needs to be able to propose investment solutions ranging from hedging, directional and relative value and volatility implementations.
Minimum Required Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in quantitative or financial field, experience in either buyside or sell-side trading, strategy, structuring, or sales. Team-oriented, driven, and proactive.
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