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Date live: Sep. 22, 2022

Business Area: Barclays International

Area of Expertise: Trading

Reference Code: 90346940

Contract: Permanent

Index Exotic trader

Hong Kong

As a Barclays Index Exotic Trader, you will be involved in the pricing, trading, and risk management of structured product flows in Asia. The role will also involve a number of operational tasks such as booking new trades, managing life cycle events and monitoring key risks. This role requires operating in fast paced environment of the Equity Derivatives Trading floor. The complex nature of the business means the candidate will need to be on high alert all the time, be very conscious of details and rely on data analysis to make the best decisions.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity – helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.

What will you be doing?

  • Ensuring client trades are priced and risk managed appropriately
  • Risk monitoring to ensure the continuity of business and performance of the book
  • Contributing to improve our existing workflows and analysis tools

What we’re looking for:

  • Broad knowledge of derivatives pricing theory
  • Attention to details
  • A team-player, open to constructive feedback
  • Good communication skills

Skills that will help you in the role:

  • Proficiency in some coding languages
  • Ability to perform well under pressure
  • Familiarity with Asia equity markets

Where will you be working?

Our offices are situated in the center of Hong Kong’s financial district, at 2 Queen’s Road.
Cheung Kong Centre is an investment banking hub that offers panoramic views of Victoria Harbour and Kowloon Peninsula. There is a variety of local amenities and you will be just a short walk from shopping malls, health clubs and multiple transport links.

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