Newton, Senior Quantitative Research Analyst

Recruiter
BNY Mellon
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Jul 2022
Closes
21 Aug 2022
Ref
15991995
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Overview
Newton Investment Management is one of BNY Mellon Investment Management's specialists, and they are a global investment house with expertise in a range of disciplines, including global, regional and emerging-market equities, multi-asset strategies, absolute return investing and global bonds. A global, thematic approach to investment helps them achieve long-term perspective on global financial markets and economies and identify areas of long-term risk and opportunity. Their belief is that responsible investment is better investment for clients, and they consider ESG (environmental, social and governance) issues in relation to every company in which they invest. Newton is part of BNY Mellon Investment Management, one of the world's largest investment managers.
The Role:
  • Independently conduct detailed quantitative investment research that impacts multiple equity investment strategies and/or fundamental research groups.
  • Working with portfolio managers, fundamental analysts and Equity Quant Team leadership, the Analyst will identify and prioritize significant areas of value-added research.
  • The Analyst will leverage both standard and alternative datasets and develop and implement novel quantitative research techniques that further the overall research platform and portfolio management disciplines of the Firm.
  • The focus may be on the impact of the macro environment, industries or industry groups, thematic drivers of market returns, company-specific divers or the dynamic nature of systematic factor effects.
  • Analyses may focus on individual securities, classes or groups of securities (country, industries, thematic groups), portfolio management disciplines, trading strategies, and risk management.
  • Senior Analyst will also direct, mentor and guide more junior members of the team as needed.
Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor's degree and significant work experience in Quantitative Research or a related field is required as are strong technical skills and experience using financial datasets, SQL, and Python (or R or other related statistical research platforms).
  • A Master's degree and/or CFA is preferred.
  • 10 years or more of total work experience preferred and 5+ years of investment experience preferred.
Employer Description:

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.

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