Yield Book Analyst

London Stock Exchange Group Getzville, NY
The Analyst's primary role is to provide analytical support for Yield Book users and to assist in their day-to-day portfolio management. This includes price-yield and option-adjusted calculations, duration and convexity analysis, portfolio optimization, risk analysis, return attribution, and comparison of portfolios to a benchmark, as well as assisting with Consulting projects. In addition, analysts are called upon to track markets relating to our Index and ETF products and to assist senior developers in testing new products.

This position provides an excellent opportunity to gain a broad perspective on the various fixed income products including government and agency securities, corporate high grade, high yield and emerging market securities, mortgage- and asset-backed securities, preferred stock, futures, and derivatives products.

Qualifications:

Academic Background:

BA in Economics, Finance, Math, Computer Science or Engineering with high academic standing.

Additional Skills:

The demands of working closely with industry leaders and the world's largest institutional investors require energy, determination, resourcefulness, keen analytical and quantitative skills and outstanding communication abilities. Knowledge of the fixed income market or Visual Basic is a plus.

People are at the heart of what we do and drive the success of our business. Our colleagues thrive personally and professionally through our shared values of Integrity, Partnership, Innovation and Excellence are at the core of our culture. We embrace diversity and actively seek to attract people with unique backgrounds and perspectives. We are always looking at ways to become more agile so we meet the needs of our teams and customers. We believe that an inclusive collaborative workplace is pivotal to our success and supports the potential and growth of all colleagues at LSEG.

A career with London Stock Exchange Group offers you the opportunity to be at the centre of the financial community. As well as competitive salaries and a range of attractive benefits, we maximise each employee's potential through personal development plans, training, coaching and mentoring.

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