Wealth Management, FX, Commodities, and Rates Specialist (Asia), Associate
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm with assets of more than $2.7 trillion, over 240,000 employees and operations in over 60 countries. It operates across four business segments including Asset & Wealth Management, Corporate and Investment Banking, Commercial Banking and Consumer and Community Banking.
J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management, is a global leader in investment and wealth management. Its clients include institutions, high-net-worth individuals and retail investors in every major market throughout the world. The division offers investment management across all major asset classes including equities, fixed income, alternatives, multi-asset and money market funds. For individual investors, the business also provides retirement products and services, brokerage and banking services including trusts and estates, loans, mortgages and deposits.
J.P. Morgan Private Bank advises the world's wealthiest families and helps them achieve their desired goals. Our teams of Advisors deliver advice, solutions and services across investments, wealth planning, credit and banking to help clients build, preserve and manage their wealth over time.
Our team of specialists works seamlessly to help our clients achieve their financial goals and aspirations. We're proud to be named '2019 Best Private Bank for Ultra-High-Net-Worth Clients' by Euromoney.
The Private Bank FX, Commodities and Rates (FXCR) Desk (a) develops market views; (b) investigates and determines the best execution vehicles to express market views, both tactical and longer-term; (c) markets investment ideas; and (d) executes FX, commodities and rates trades. All members of the team are expected to help with all parts of this process, including partnering with internal stakeholders to identify opportunities within the client base. The team is heavily immersed in the market and the roles allow for a rather unique hybrid of both buy-side and sell-side aspects. It is a fast paced market-oriented team presenting substantial learning and growth opportunities. All members of the team, to different degrees, are client facing and help out with whatever needs attention regardless of seniority. The global team has desks in New York, London, Hong Kong and Singapore which work together closely together with our expansive global client footprint.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Pricing and Execution for FX, commodities and rates trades: Spot, Forward, Derivatives, and Structured Products.
Knowledge of FX options and FX options execution is required. Experience with interest rate swaps, cross currency swaps, caps/floors, and other commonly traded rates products is preferable.
Quantitative and qualitative analysis on markets and trade ideas (generally via excel). There is a core need for quantitative and technical skills for this position.
Understanding of market risks from a pricing and execution perspective. Efficiency and accuracy in pricing various trade strategies.
Proficiency with electronic trading systems is preferred.
Daily client interaction (over the phone or in person) to discuss our trading platform, markets, and to offer solutions.
Build relationships with Private Bank investors and bankers throughout the US, Europe, and Asia.
Develop and present on investment ideas
Must have at least 3+ years experience in FX, commodities, and rates markets. Other asset class experience may be considered.
Strong skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Bloomberg and Word.
Demonstrate a strong interest and passion for financial markets, international affairs and geopolitical events.
Some options background - required.
Able to multi-task and work well under stress.
Follow economics, international finance, foreign exchange/commodities/rates and international news events.
Strong preference for the candidate to speak regional languages in addition to English.
This role encompasses the performance of regulated activity. The successful candidate will thereforebe subject to meeting regulatory requirements in the assessment of fitness,propriety, knowledge and competence (as assessed by the Firm) and (where appropriate)approval by the relevant regulatory authorities to carry out such activitiesJ.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.