Index Analyst - Asset Management - Associate

  • Competitive Base plus Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Jefferies
  • 18 Feb 19

Global Index Analyst


Jefferies, the global investment banking firm, has served companies and investors for over 50 years. Headquartered in New York with its European head office in London and staff in over 30 global cities, the firm provides clients with capital markets and financial advisory services, institutional brokerage and securities research, and wealth and asset management. Jefferies provides research and execution services in equity, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures and commodities markets, and a full range of investment banking services including underwriting, merger and acquisition, restructuring and recapitalisation.


Leucadia Investment Management Limited


Global Index Analyst

Key Responsibilities

The key responsibilities are:

  • Build and maintain complete models for principal global indices
  • Provide analysis of announced index event and propose ideas for investment opportunities
  • Analyse the index impact on securities involved in corporate actions
  • Scenario modelling for investment opportunities

Person Specification

The following skills and experience are required for this role:

  • Highly numerate with programming experience
  • Index modelling expertise
  • Complete understanding of the rules and regulations for the composition of principal global indices
  • Previous experience of index analysis and trading
  • Strong analysis capabilities to generate investment ideas from index opportunities
  • Exposure to developed global equity markets – Europe / Asia / North America
  • Understanding of and experience in trading equities, ETFs, futures and options