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Asset Management - Alternatives - Highbridge - Investment Team- Trader- Associate

JPMorgan Chase & Co.
New York, NY 10007
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Asset Management - Alternatives - Highbridge - Investment Team- Trader- Associate

Req #: 190094225
Location: New York, NY, US
Job Category: Asset Management
Potential Referral Amount: 0 US Dollar (USD)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm with assets of more than $2.7 trillion, over 240,000 employees and operations in over 60 countries. It operates across four business segments including Asset & Wealth Management, Corporate and Investment Banking, Commercial Banking and Consumer and Community Banking.

 J.P. Morgan Asset& Wealth Management, is a global leader in investment and wealth management. Its clients include institutions, high-net-worth individuals and retail investors in every major market throughout the world. The division offers investment management across all major asset classes including equities, fixed income, alternatives, multi-asset and money market funds. For individual investors, the business also provides retirement products and services, brokerage and banking services including trusts and estates, loans, mortgages and deposits.


 Asset Management is a leading investment manager of choice for institutions, financial intermediaries and individual investors, worldwide. With a heritage of more than two centuries, a broad range of core and alternative strategies, and investment professionals operating in every major world market, we offer investment experience and insight that few other firms can match.


Highbridge Capital Management is seeking an Associate (or Vice President) volatility arbitrage trader for our investment team.  The investment team is responsible for managing all of Highbridge’s investment strategies.  As a member of the trading team, this person will focus on the execution and portfolio management of volatility arbitrage related investments as well as represent Highbridge to its key counterparty relationships. 


This Associate (or Vice President) will play a vital role in the management of the firm’s efforts to invest in the convertible arbitrage, mandatory convertible, warrant and equity derivative markets.  Reporting directly to the firm’s co-CIOs, he/she will oversee the day-to-day management of the firm’s investments in these markets including the firm’s participation in the new issue calendar, the monitoring of the secondary market for new investments opportunities, and delta and interest rate re-hedging of existing investments.  Specific responsibilities will include, but not be limited to the following:

  • Execution of convertible debt, equity, equity option, warrant, interest rate, straight debt, and CDS trades on a daily basis for the investment team

  • Support senior members of the team in developing new strategies to invest across volatility-related markets based on the team’s fundamental and technical view of securities

  • Create, maintain and enhance the team’s proprietary databases and quantitative tools that allow the team to track various relationships in the market

  • Serve as a point of contact for certain key trading counterparties and represent the firm in its dealings with brokerage community

  • Prepare written communications on a daily and weekly basis to keep the broader investment team informed as to the state of the volatility markets including regular portfolio reviews and weekly trading commentary

  • Generate positive, asymmetric and uncorrelated returns for Highbridge’s limited partners

Candidate Profile
  • Demonstrated record of academic and professional achievement

  • Between 1 and 4 years of total work experience, ideally in equity derivative or convertible debt markets

  • Strong quantitative and analytic skills, including an in-depth knowledge of equity option, convertible debt, mandatory convertible, and CDS pricing

  • High intellectual aptitude; ability to develop a deep understanding of complex securities

  • Keen interest in trading, investing and capital markets

  • Ability to work effectively within a highly motivated and hard-working team

  • Entrepreneurial, energetic and dedicated personality. 

Keyword: consumer%20banking


Posted: 2019-11-18 Expires: 2019-12-18

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