Alcentra - Senior CLO Analyst / Optimiser Alcentra - Senior CLO Analyst / Optimiser …

BNY Mellon Investment Management
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
BNY Mellon Investment Management
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Alcentra - Senior CLO Analyst / Optimiser
Title: CLO Analyst / Optimiser
Location: London
Salary: Competitive + Benfits

Applications will be received between 9th October and 6th November 2019

Company Overview:
Alcentra is one of BNY Mellon Investment Management's specialists, and they focus their skills on the sub-investment grade debt capital markets in Europe and the U.S. Their objective is to deliver strong, risk-adjusted returns that are less correlated, through a complementary suite of traditional and alternative credit strategies. In pursuing this objective, their investment strategy and approach to credit selection are based on intensive fundamental research and credit analysis, combined with active portfolio management to minimize credit losses. Alcentra is part of BNY Mellon Investment Management, one of the world's largest investment managers.

BNY Mellon Investment Management:
At BNY Mellon Investment Management, we believe the right results begin with being relevant to every client, whether it is engaging with them to create solutions, offering diversified strategies or providing insights for better-informed decisions.

That is why we designed a model built around investors' needs to offer the best of both worlds: world-class investment firms with best-of-breed talent and unique cultures combined with the global scale and strength of BNY Mellon Investment Management. We connect investors with opportunities across every major asset class, globally. Today, we have eight investment firms, one of which is Alcentra.

We believe this is how investing should be and we are looking for talent to help us deliver on our promise.

Job Purpose
Alcentra is one of the leading leveraged loan investors in Europe, managing CLOs, open-ended loan funds and Separate Managed Accounts.

This role will be as a member of the CLO Portfolio Management team at Alcentra, focusing on maximising CLO performance, as well as structuring and managing CLO tests. The role will include both managing the existing CLOs and preparing new transactions.

Key Responsibilities:
Working with Portfolio Managers to optimize performance of existing CLOs
Generating trade ideas for the CLO platform
Assisting in structuring and modelling new CLO transactions
Analysing CLO Refi and Reset opportunities
Interacting with Investment Banks on new transactions
Meeting with and participating in marketing to potential CLO investors
Liaising with in-house administrative teams, external trustees, rating agencies
Working with the Alcentra credit analyst team to understand the underlying assets
Building an understanding of the European loan market



Our expectation is that people will bring:
•Problem solving skills
•Accountability and drive
•Efficient decision making
•Ability to understand and help improve systems

Experience and qualifications required:
Educated to degree level, minimum 2:1 or equivalent
Minimum 3 years' experience in CLO specialism at an arranging bank, rating agency or CLO manager
Interpersonal skills
Interest in credit markets

Alcentra is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Alcentra welcome applications from LGBT+ people.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: United Kingdom-Greater London-London
Job: Asset Management
Internal Jobcode: 51656
Organization: Alcentra Group-HR13364
Requisition Number: 1913837