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IMC

4.5
  • #14 in Banking & financial services
  • 100 - 500 employees

IMC Analyst

Sydney

Do you enjoy the process of problem solving, a process where you recognize areas of improvement and iterate and innovate to make it happen? Does your curiosity and desire to learn drive you?

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Graduate Job
Start Date
ASAP

Application dates

Applications Open
5 Dec 2018
Applications Close
31 Dec 2018

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
B
Business & Management

Analyst at IMC

The Analysts at IMC (a global multi-strategy proprietary trading firm) provide fundamental research to the APAC trading desks by investigating companies and macro events to identify tomorrow’s trading opportunity. We are looking for a smart, curious and hardworking individual to join the team covering Asia Pacific listed equities and equity/index derivatives. This role will assist in conducting both qualitative and quantitative single stock and macro analysis.

As an Analyst you will:

  • Stay on top of daily news including global geopolitical, regulatory and corporate news
  • Identify and monitor upcoming catalysts
  • Conduct bottom up research on APAC equities and derivatives
  • Identify anomalies and mispricing in the market
  • Discover and monitor special situations
  • Back-test statistical arbitrage and quantitative strategies

WHO YOU ARE:

  • Bachelors/Masters in an Economics or Finance related field of study
  • CFA qualification/candidacy preferred
  • 0-3 years of experience
  • Solid basis of mathematics with outstanding analytical and numerical skills
  • An ability to interpret and apply new information quickly; an ability to analyse and assess a situation from different angles
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Familiarity with a trading environment and derivative products, and/or Sell-side/Buy-side research experience preferred
  • Experience in python a plus
  • Chinese/Japanese/Korean fluency preferred

OUR CULTURE:

We are at the core a trading firm, however we value trading and technology equally and we believe that cooperation between traders and technologists is one of our great strengths. This is also reflected in our organizational and remuneration policies. We believe in fostering a truly flat environment in which great ideas can be recognised as well as put into practice from anybody within our organisation.

Together with your CV, please include your up to date transcript and a cover letter which describes a personal trade/investment you have made, detailing the thesis behind the idea, and what you learnt from it. If you haven’t made such a trade before, consider if you were given $5,000 today what would you buy/sell?

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
The style of work at IMC is so rewarding and engaging that it's difficult to imagine working anywhere else; the responsibility, resources and culture at IMC are truly unlike anywhere else.

Sadi Zahir

  • Graduate stories
The style of work at IMC is so rewarding and engaging that it's difficult to imagine working anywhere else; the responsibility, resources and culture at IMC are truly unlike anywhere else.

Sadi Zahir

  • Graduate stories
IMC invests really heavily in training its people and gives them a lot of responsibility and the power to take ownership over areas that interest them.

Michael Scott

  • Graduate stories
IMC invests really heavily in training its people and gives them a lot of responsibility and the power to take ownership over areas that interest them.

Michael Scott

  • Graduate stories
The style of work at IMC is so rewarding and engaging that it's difficult to imagine working anywhere else; the responsibility, resources and culture at IMC are truly unlike anywhere else.

Sadi Zahir

  • Graduate stories
The style of work at IMC is so rewarding and engaging that it's difficult to imagine working anywhere else; the responsibility, resources and culture at IMC are truly unlike anywhere else.

Sadi Zahir

  • Graduate stories
IMC invests really heavily in training its people and gives them a lot of responsibility and the power to take ownership over areas that interest them.

Michael Scott

  • Graduate stories
IMC invests really heavily in training its people and gives them a lot of responsibility and the power to take ownership over areas that interest them.

Michael Scott