Equity Sales Trader (Equity/Equity Derivatives)

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • KGI Hong Kong Limited
  • 13 Feb 18 2018-02-13

Founded in 1988, the KGI Group is a multi-faceted, pan-Asian financial services group that thrives on providing the highest standards of service to its clients. The KGI Group prides itself on utilizing unsurpassable integrity and professionalism, prudence in its judgments and reliance on the security of a well-resourced institution to provide this service to its clients. Your No.1 Choice for Global Investment and Financial Services.

Responsibilities

  • Produce daily market updates and market color for institutional clients 
  • Execute orders according to institutional clients instructions in a range of equity and equity-linked products
  • Knowledge of macro products and understanding of all aspects of the Equity, Equity Derivatives & Equity Prime workflow  
  • Serve as desk contact for any trade queries
  • Work closely with other sales traders to constantly monitor trades and executions including ensuring smooth settlement for all trades.
  • Market the full KGI product suite to prospective clients
  • Provide trade ideas and market the firm’s research
  • Monitoring reports and updating any pertinent information related to client accounts  
  • Pre- and post-trade co-ordination with relevant teams on trade/booking related issues, confirms, setting up pricing calculators for tailored transactions 
  • Communicate with clients and addressing any inquiries in a timely manner

Requirements

  • Working knowledge of Bloomberg essential  
  • 2-5 years experience working with hedge fund clients within investment banking  
  • Experience of equity, equity derivatives and fixed income products
  • Experience in developing and back-testing exotic structures  
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (Native/Fluent Cantonese, Fluent Mandarin and English) are essential  
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail is essential  
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Strong interest in financial markets and in derivatives specifically  
  • Creative thinking and strong focus on problem solving

For more details about career opportunities in KGI, please visit our website: http://www.kgieworld.com/Careers.aspx?sc_lang=en

Please send application with resume and expected salary quoting the job reference to jobs.wm@kgi.com or mail to HR Department, 41/F Central Plaza, 18 Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

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