Wealth Management, Investment Research Team, Quantitative Research (VP)
New York City, NY, USA | Global Securities, Investment and Retail Banking Firm
Functions:Financial Services Professional
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Quantitative content generation and ad-hoc research and analysis for the investment solution platform
Product innovation with emphasis on quantitative strategies and quantitative “think-tank” for vetting of investment product ideas
Investment Model and Analytical Tool governance, audit and rationalization
Working with a team of quantitative researchers and portfolio managers to ensure a consistent analytical platform across multiple PM teams with robust workflow and golden data source
Providing quantitative support to Due Diligence and Portfolio Governance experts within the Investment & Research Team
5~10 years of direct asset management experience, preferably in multi-asset, multi-strategy environment with broad experience covering equity, fixed income markets, commodity and currency.
Working knowledge of fund of funds business and a variety of investment products including mutual funds, ETFs, hedge funds, structured products, etc.
Advanced knowledge of various data vendors, including Bloomberg, FactSet, Morningstar, Datastream, eVestment, BARRA, PerTrac, etc.
Solid understanding of multivariate factor modeling, asset allocation, portfolio construction, portfolio optimization and risk management.
Strong programming skills. Preferably at least a few of the following – Python, Matlab, SQL and C#.
Experience with Big Data/AI and/or Blockchain is a plus.
Graduate degree in a quantitative discipline (Math, Statistics, Finance, Economics, Engineering, etc.)
FRM and/or CFA charter holder preferred.
Proven ability to parse complex tasks and juggle priorities in a highly dynamic professional environment. And strong written and verbal communication skills to thrive on a global team.