Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. Please visit our website here for more information. Fixed Income Financing The Global Fixed Income financing sales/trading desk provides secured financing to institutional clients collateralized by G10 Sovereigns/Supras, Covered bonds, Corporate Credit Bonds, Emerging Market Bonds, and Securitized Products. The group's primary function is to provide leverage to a well established client franchise by lending cash or securities - either through a repurchase trade or margin lending agreement
Key Accountabilities and Skills required: Key specific accountabilities. Trading
Market making for repo specials
Managing day to day trading activity with shorts covering, short dated client trades, specials market
Funding of client book and firm inventory
Send axes /commentary to sales/clients and initiate trades
Understand cash and cds market
Analyse trades on risk parameters, resource allocation , return
Working with risk department to get the right Haircuts
Work with settlements to make sure trades settle as expected
Market the product to potential clients , giving them market color that they find useful
Get regular feedback from sales
Continuous dialogue with cash trading desk to be aware of markets, spread movements, liquidity on bonds
Risk and Control: All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards
Your Skills and Qualifications will include
Bachelor's degree or equivalent, preferably in finance, economics or engineering
Very good communication skills, and preferably Mandarin speaking, to be able to successfully work across teams across regions.
1-3 years experience , preferably in Front office
Should be able to work independently and take responsibility
Strong team player and fast learner
Regulated Role This role is deemed as a Certified role under the PRA & FCA - Individual Accountabilities Regulations and may require the role holder to hold mandatory regulatory qualifications or the minimum qualifications to meet internal company benchmarks.*
This role will require the role holder to hold mandatory registrations with:
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and/or the Singapore Exchange Singapore (SGX) Markets
The Benefits: Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our employees. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits that include a competitive salary and all the tools, technology and support you need to succeed.
Our Culture: Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.
Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager. Barclays is an equal opportunity employer and are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. For more detailed information, please visit our dedicated Diversity and Inclusion site here .