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CIB - Equity Derivatives Single Stocks Trading - Associate/VP
September 25, 2019
About J.P. Morgan Equities
J.P. Morgan's deep roots, wide footprint and strong globaldistribution platform enable the firm to provide a wide range of first-classequities solutions to investors and issuer clients across Asia. With adedicated equities team in Asia covering equity sales, trading, execution,research and equity derivatives, J.P. Morgan offers the broadest reach andinnovative solutions to its equities clients, with strong local executioncapability in all major exchanges in Asia.
Equity Derivatives Single Stocks Trading
The desk trades and market makes various equityderivatives for single stocks in all of Asia, and does have one of the largestbusinesses across the street with respect to the risk.
The business spans across different types ofclient bases, including hedge funds, retail, private bank, asset managers,family offices, etc. The client base also spans across different regionsand countries, and will be required to speak to sales partners across theworld.
Trading on the desk involve managing a portfolioof various types of derivatives. Eventually the trader will be expected to havethe ability to understand the dynamics of the portfolio and the market, andhedge according to available instruments, including stocks, options, andvarious other asset classes. This does require a considerable amount ofdiscretionary decisions.
Japanese capabilities will be positive for the role
Deep interests in markets and single stocks a necessity
Technical skills required, especially around using Excel for performing quantitative analysis of different type of trading strategies for the more mid-long term discretionary decisions as the more systematic high-frequency type of trading.
Willingness to be on top of various operations in a detailed manner is a requirement. The ability to produce innovative solutions to reduce operational headwinds is also required