Saturday, December 10, 2011

Asian Vol Trader

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PEAK6 Investments, established in 1997, is a leading financial institution in Chicago with a demonstrated track record of success in proprietary trading. Specializing in inventory and risk management, PEAK6 Investments employs state of the art technology and proprietary tools and is thoroughly committed to building the next generation of automated trading systems and businesses. PEAK6 is constantly expanding its commercial focus to include leading-edge initiatives in the hedge fund, online media, retail options brokerage and institutional trading segments. Voted Chicago's Best and Brightest Employers to Work For, four of the last five years, PEAK6 Investments offers: competitive salary, performance bonuses, and a great benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, 401K, paid vacation, sickness and disability benefits, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, along with a casual work environment and dress code and the occasional yoga class. PEAK6 currently employs over 400 professionals and is rapidly growing in scope, complexity and depth of operation.

PEAK6 is currently seeking an intermediate level trader with Asian volatility experience.
Key Skills & Responsibilities:
  • Volatility arbitrage trading and risk management for a growing volatility-based portfolio, with an emphasis on preserving capital and avoiding capital erosion 
  • Partner with Portfolio Manager to develop and implement an effective volatility-based investment strategy for the Pan-Asian market and manage day-to-day portfolio positions 
  • Seek out opportunistic and value-oriented volatility-based investments in Pan-Asian equity, bond, and option markets 
  • Perform scenario and fundamental analyses of investment opportunities in the Asian markets 
  • Coordinate with client advisors and prepare and present proposals to PMs and investors
Job Requirements: 
  • Must hold a Bachelor’s or foreign equivalent degree in Business, Finance, Economics or a related field 
  •  Pan-Asian volatility experience in one of the following strategies: 
    o Volatility arbitrage 
    o Convertible bonds 
    o Event trading 
  • At least 5 years of investment experience at a reputable financial institution performing with an annual track record of positive returns on investments 
     
 RequirementsSee Job Description

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