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2021 Trader Summer Internship London

London
As a Trader intern, you will complete a 9 week training program run by our traders, including mock trading, project work and programming courses.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Internship
Start Date
5 Jul 2021

Application dates

Applications Open
14 Sep 2020
Applications Close
26 Oct 2020

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Only those with a UK Tier 4 Student Visa
Graduation Results
75 - 84% WAM (Distinction)
Accepting International Applications
Yes
Degrees Accepted
B
Accounting, Commerce & Finance
Economics
E
Engineering & Mathematics (all other)

As a Trader intern, you will complete a 9 week training program run by our traders, including mock trading, project work and programming courses. Throughout the internship you will be exposed to both our market making and investment desks whilst having the opportunity to get to know us at our regular social events. At the end of the internship you will be considered for a place on our 2022 graduate trader program.

We are looking for penultimate year applicants from any quantitative background with a competitive nature and a strong understanding of probability and statistics to join our team for the summer.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • Outstanding numeracy
  • Competitive nature and a strong understanding of probability and statistics
  • Curiosity to learn with a keen interest in financial markets
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to solve problems creatively
  • Strong communication skills and drive to work collaboratively
  • A penultimate or final year student with a bachelor's degree or higher in a quantitative field (on track for a 2.1 or equivalent)
  • Familiarity with programming languages such as Java, Python, VBA, SQL, R, C++ or C#

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Opportunity to work on a variety of projects throughout the internship
  • Exposure to our market making and investment desks
  • Direct training from industry leaders
  • The upside of start-up without the associated risks
  • Informal, friendly and highly rewarding culture with a relaxed dress code and frequent social events.

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