FX Option Trading Desk
The candidate will be based out of Mumbai and will be working with the FX Option Trading desk (Hong Kong).The role suits a self-motivated, highly energetic individual who has strong attention to detail. Successful applicant is expected to start with the administrative aspect of our workflow and will be more involved in trading-related responsibilities over time.
The candidate will be involved in –
- Monitoring trade flow (from processing to affirmation and settlement of trades) and work with front office and back office to ensure trading activities are properly booked in internal system
- Working with salespeople and clients to resolve all breaks in a timely manner and ensure daily deliverables are met
- Daily oversight of all trade booking, settlement and related activities such as option expiries and documentation
- Analyzing and Explaining Risks (hedges) and P&L of the trade books
- Aiding the desk in valuing products
- Helping in improving procedures and aiding in automation of the models
The candidate should have theoretical or practical understanding of -
- Option Greeks and their behavior over time
- FX derivative products like vanilla, American barrier options, range accruals, Digitals etc.
- Basic options trading strategies
- General behavior of Fixed Income markets
- University graduate in Finance, Business or related disciplines
- Experience in trade support function is appreciated but not a must
- Coursework/Strong understanding in Economics, Econometrics, Finance
- Good communication skills
- Proficiency in MS Office products
- Advance knowledge of VBA and programming
- Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
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