Interest Rate Trader - Analyst
We are looking for a number of Analysts across trading in interest rates, inflation swaps and vanilla/exotic options. The desks make markets and takes risk in government bonds, inflation linked bonds and swaps, illiquid bonds and loans. The full range of vanilla and exotic options are also covered.
Locations on offer are our trading centers in London, Paris and Frankfurt.
About Morgan Stanley:
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence, and strong team ethic. We can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career – a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
The Fixed Income Division is comprised of Interest Rate and Currency Products, Credit Products and Distribution. Professionals in the Division assess and actively manages risk, trade securities, and structure as well as execute innovative transactions in the fast-paced and constantly changing global markets. The Commodities Division is a market leader across a broad range of commodities markets, with expertise in areas including client risk management, financing solutions and investor products Sales & Trading.
From the largest global institutions to innovative new hedge funds, investors come to Morgan Stanley for sales, trading, and market-making services in almost every type of financial instruments including stocks, bonds, derivatives, foreign exchange, and commodities. Our professionals provide liquidity and content to clients around the world, actively assessing and managing risk, trading securities, and planning and executing transactions in the fast-changing markets. As the needs of our clients become increasingly complex, we often develop customized solutions.
What will you be doing?
- Gain a good understanding of markets, products and the financial industry
- Develop pricing, trading and risk management expertise
- Quick progression to risk-taking depending on performance
- Using quantitative research to develop and implement models and functionality
- Work in both the voice and e-side of the business
- Joining a dynamic team with a diverse skill set and diverse experience
What we’re looking for:
- A keen interest in the financial markets, economics, market dynamics and have the desire to work in a fast-paced environment
- A background in economics, business alongside strong quantitative skills
- Strong analytical skills
- Motivation and dedication
Skills that will help you in the role:
- You will have an entrepreneurial mindset and possess practical problem-solving skills with a great attention to detail
- You can analyse and interpret complex information quickly and accurately
- You are an excellent communicator and enjoy collaboration and teamwork
Certified Persons Regulatory Requirements:
This role is deemed as a Certified role and may require the role holder to hold mandatory regulatory qualifications or the minimum qualifications to meet internal company benchmarks.
Flexible work statement:
Interested in flexible working opportunities? Morgan Stanley empowers employees to have greater freedom of choice through flexible working arrangements. Speak to our recruitment team to find out more.
Internal mobility can be a way to grow your career and realize your professional potential. Typically, you must be in your position for at least 18 months and performing satisfactorily before applying for another job at the Firm. Internal applicants can find out more regarding career navigation, mobility guidelines and policy on our employee portal by clicking here.
Equal opportunities statement:
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives, and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing, and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.
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