Securities -Fundamental Analyst – Shares Trading, Analyst- Bengaluru

Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
Job ID
2020-60755
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
General
Region
India
Division
Securities
Business Unit
EQ APAC Trading
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes
corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. The firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Bangalore, Hong Kong
and other major financial centers around the world.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Divisional Overview:


The professionals in our Securities Division help institutional clients, including fund managers, financial service providers and large corporations, buy and sell financial instruments on exchanges/over the counter around the world. From developing trading strategies, structured products to the final clearing and execution of transactions, our professionals provide insights and strategies that help clients achieve their goals.

 

Job Summary and Responsibilities:


We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our Asia Pacific Shares Trading team. The business is focused on providing liquidity to hedge funds, mutual funds and other large investors in Asia Pacific equities, matching buyers and sellers, committing the Firm’s capital to facilitate large block trades, and manage our book of positions. As a Desk Analyst, the role involves working closely with the Asia Pacific Shares trading desk to support day-to-day trading activities. Along with a passion for programming and financial markets, the applicant must have excellent quantitative skills and attention to detail. Key responsibilities:

  • Maintain quantitative pricing models and risk management platforms
  • Implement workflow automation infrastructure
  • Research and backtest trade opportunities and inform on trading decisions
  • Develop platform to distribute analytics and sales content

Basic Qualifications:

  • Strong fundamental valuation skills
  • Strong accounting skills and excellent balance-sheet analysis skills
  • Strong modeling, analytic, and quantitative skills
  • Strong commercial focus and ability to work well with traders
  • Ability to network within and outside GS to draw upon many resources with the goal of generating well researched, commercially focused profitable trading ideas

Preferred Qualifications

  • Credit analysis ability
  • Special situations (merger, tender offer, LBO, etc.) analysis experience
  • A background in research, investment banking, or accounting will be highly desired

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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