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Investment Analyst - Generalist Equity / Credit Research

Salary Competitive
Type Permanent
Location London
Sector Credit & Risk Management
Job Reference T55/SIMR/26715
Contact Simeon Randell
Date posted 09-08-2017

An exciting opportunity for a Generalist Equity/ Credit Research role has arisen in a London based Hedge Fund.

Position Description
Candidate will be part of a fundamental research team and be responsible for credit and equity coverage acting in a generalist roll, though over time sector tendencies may emerge. Note, candidate will be working US hours in London office and there is no anticipation of opening a New York office.

Position responsibilities include:
• Identifying short and mid-term investment and liquid trading opportunities in the public credit and equity markets
• Understand investments from a macro perspective as well as from a company-specific perspective
• Developing thorough fundamental research, including industry due diligence, financial modelling, valuation and scenario outcomes
• Develop and articulate short, medium and long-term themes driving investment narrative
• Regularly communicate with the Head of Research, Chief Investment Officer and fellow analysts regarding company views, investment time horizons and position sizing
• If not already familiar, become familiar with investment grade and high yield credit in the US and Europe and a develop a degree of comfort in long and short equity investment recommendations
Qualifications and Requirements
• Not less than eight years of investment experience and not less than four years of buy-side experience
• Hedge-Fund experience preferred and only considering candidates currently in buy-side research roles
• Must have some experience and knowledge of credit and equity valuation
• CFA / MBA preferred

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