The Exane group is one of the leading independent financial market players in Europe and is active in three core businesses: Cash Equities, Derivatives and Asset Management.
Since 2004, the Cash Equities business has been underpinned by an operational partnership with BNP Paribas: Exane has
exclusivity on European equities and operates under the brand Exane BNP Paribas. With around 50 professionals in Sales Trading & Trading and 50 in Quant and Execution Technology, Exane BNP Paribas is one of the fastest growing pan-European execution franchises for institutional clients.
Exane BNP Paribas offers a top class execution product range including cutting edge electronic trading algorithms, facilitation, high touch trading, program trading and ETFs. On the advisory side, Exane BNP Paribas was ranked Number 1 in the 2020 Institutional Investor Survey and in the three consecutive Extel surveys (2017, 2018, 2019). Exane BNP Paribas has offices in Frankfurt, Geneva, London, Madrid, Milan, New York, Paris and Stockholm.
The Execution Consulting team is responsible for engaging with clients to improve their execution quality, assisting in designing and tuning algorithmic trading strategies and publishing notes on a wide range of market structure topics.
This role is an outstanding opportunity to join one of the leading Execution Consulting teams in Europe on a six-month internship. The successful candidate will gain direct exposure to equities electronic trading, Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA), pre & post-trade analytics and market structure research.
Duties and responsibilities
The main duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Developing new ways to analyse and evaluate the performance of our trading strategies
• Conducting bespoke Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) on client flow
• Providing content for our market structure pieces
• Data quality checks
• Improving our suite of data visualisation tools on Tableau
• Best Execution and outlier analysis
Start Date: September 2021
Type of contract: Intern – 6 months