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Applying for: LatAm Credit Trader (New York)

Our Client, a European bank seeks a Latam Credit Trader to be based in New York.  Competitive compensation.  Only those with this experience need apply. 

Required qualifications, skills and knowledge:

  • The candidate must have significant analytical skills and a deep knowledge of fixed income instruments as well as a strong understanding of markets dynamics and strong ability to Discern the effects that both sector-specific and broader market factors have on different asset prices.
  • In particular he/she much have good knowledge of the Emerging Market world and very deep knowledge of at least 2 of the following Latin American Countries: Venezuela, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico.
  • Direct knowledge of local investor base in one or more of these countries would make an interesting plus
Competencies required:
  • Must be self-disciplined, and be a strong team-player
  • An entrepreneurial approach is required
  • Ability to manage the liquidity risks of a credit market-making book as well as the rate, FX, credit, basis and financing risks, and the use of cash, derivatives and repo instruments to hedge them.
  • Solid communication skills are essential for this role within a multi-location team.
Required experience:
  • The candidate should have a minimum of 5 year experience in a relevant NY-based market player as a market maker of LATAM Bonds and be well connected and networked with the NYC traders/brokers/clients community
Scope and Purpose:
  • To make markets on Latin American Corporate and Sovereign USD debt instruments to the Clients both electronically and voice.
  • To work in team with the second NY trader and the rest of the desk in Milan and to interact proactively with the salesforce across the NY, London and Milan hubs.

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