Junior Equity Analyst

Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Dec 2020
Closes
20 Jan 2021
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Blue Whale Capital was launched in 2016 by Peter Hargreaves and Stephen Yiu.  The firm currently manages more than £700m in global equities, with the flagship LF Blue Whale Growth Fund delivering top tier performance since inception.

Due to rapid growth in AUM Blue Whale is now looking to hire a generalist Junior Equity Analyst to work closely with the portfolio managers and senior analysts in researching investment ideas across the global equity universe.

Main duties of the role

  • Supporting lead analysts in all aspects of researching selected equities (reviewing annual reports, constructing financial models, interviewing management etc.).
  • Creating and defending investment ideas.
  • Monitoring existing portfolio investments.
  • Contributing to the investment debate amongst the team.

Candidate Profile

  • 1-3 years of relevant experience (e.g. sell-side, buy-side, private equity, venture capital or M&A).
  • Passion for investment.
  • Strong commitment to learn and develop as an equity analyst.
  • CFA or ACA preferred, programming skills a plus.
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