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CIB - Asia FX strategy, Associate, Singapore

Created02/22/2021
Reference210078791
CategoryAssociates
Job typeFull Time
CountrySingapore
CitySingapore
Zip068912
SalaryCompetitive
Job Description

Investment research is intellectually stimulating and demanding. We look for candidates who possess strong finance, quantitative, and business writing/communication skills. Intellectual curiosity, a strong work ethic and a team player mentality are necessary attributes in order to excel in this role.

Responsibilities:
  • Analyzing / modelling macroeconomic and technical drivers affecting Asian currency markets to come up with views and investment recommendations
  • Liaising with country economists and other strategists across the firm to formulate forecasts and views
  • Write regular and original research on the full spectrum of Asian currencies; contribute to group-wide flagship publications
  • Present views and recommendations to internal and external clients

Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of experience in researching Asian FX markets and deep familiarity with individual currencies at a bottom-up/country level: Strategy / Buy Side / Trading
  • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills, in particular statistics / econometrics. Programming skills in Python desirable.
  • Experience in relative value analysis, creating/backtesting trading strategies and "quantamental" approaches to fixed income and FX preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication and good presentation skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and proven team player

Education:
  • Bachelor's/University degree, Master's degree preferred; with focus on Finance / Economics


About Us

J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world's most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

About the Team

The Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across investment banking, wholesale payments, markets and securities services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. We provide strategic advice, raise capital, manage risk and extend liquidity in markets around the world.
EmployerJP Morgan Chase

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