Headge Fund Research Analyst

  • USD100000 - USD150000 per annum + bonus
  • Boston, MA, USA Boston MA US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 13 Jun 18 2018-06-13

The analyst will be a member of a team that manages the analysis of hedge fund managers, performance and risk reporting, database and technology infrastructure support, and quantitative research. The ideal candidate will have experience evaluating and monitoring hedge fund managers across strategies, an established network of managers and can effectively communicate investment strategy, both verbally and in written form.

Responsibilities include:

  • Rigorously review and monitor managers within the hedge fund program and client portfolios
  • Support the portfolio manager in sourcing and completing initial due diligence on any new managers
  • Complete performance attribution and exposure analysis on our portfolios and underlying managers
  • Regularly participate in calls and meetings with managers
  • Complete investment research memos, reports and presentations
  • Stay abreast of investment ideas and market trends, serving as a versatile and contributing member of the investment team
  • Contribute to the exploration and development of emerging areas of investment (e.g., secondary private equity market, infrastructure, Asia, distressed debt, etc.).
  • Support the investment and private client group on ad hoc projects related to hedge funds

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Economics, or other related area
  • 5 Years of work experience as a hedge fund research analyst or operational due diligence analyst
  • CFA or MBA is highly preferred
  • Relevant experience analyzing hedge fund and traditional asset class managers using factor analysis a plus
  • Strong Excel skills required, VBA a plus
  • Experience with Bloomberg, MPI and PerTrac are a plus
  • Excellent organizational, prioritization and time management skills
  • Intellectually curious, possess a comprehensive understanding of the hedge fund industry, capital markets and current market trends
  • Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Willingness to travel
  • Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position

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