• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Macquarie Group
  • 21 Jun 18

Risk Management Group - Business Aligned Compliance - Electronic Trading, Associate Director

About the role

Macquarie is recruiting for a Business Aligned Compliance (BAC) officer to be the lead compliance person for electronic trading, including algorithmic trading across the Commodities and Global Markets (CGM) businesses.  The cash equity business currently employs third party algorithms and accesses the market via brokers, however a recent business review has identified a need to have proprietary algorithms and direct exchange membership and in the process of implementing these changes and this requires the build out an appropriate MiFID II and MAR compliant control environment.  Other CGM business (e.g. Futures and Commodity Trading) also employ electronic and algorithmic trading and the role will require that there is a consistent governance framework across CGM.   The role will also require the individual to assist in the day-to-day BAC advisory requirements as and when required.

About You

You will have previous experience of Electronic Trading and compliance at a financial services institution, and at least 5-7 years. Your strong working knowledge of the UK and EU regulatory requirements, including FCA and Exchange requirements will make you a valuable asset. You will be a self-starter, collaborative with strong relationship and communication skills. You will have the following

  • Experience of algorithmic trading and associated compliance control environments
  • Regulatory change expertise within electronic trading aspects of MiFID II
  • Experience in equites compliance gained at an Investment Bank
  • Knowledge of the operation of the equity markets

About Us

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

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