Portfolio Analytics and Design Analyst - HSBC Global Asset Management
November 24, 2022
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Wealth and Personal Banking is our new global business combining Retail Banking and Wealth Management; and Global Private Banking, to become one of the world???s largest global wealth managers with USD1.4 trillion in assets. Across Asia, where wealth pools are growing faster than in any other region, HSBC???s wealth revenues grew 12% in 2019 (year-on-year) to USD5.7 billion. Our dedicated colleagues serve millions of customers worldwide across the entire spectrum of private wealth, ranging from personal banking individuals and families, through to business owners, investors and ultra-high-net-worth individuals. We provide products and services such as bank accounts, credit cards, personal loans and mortgages, as well as asset management, insurance, wealth management and private banking, that best suit our customers??? needs.
We are currently seeking a high calibre professional to join our team as a Portfolio Analytics and Design Analyst.
Provide support for the front office analytical tool set, primarily HSBC Analytics (in-house analytical toolset)
Maintain and provide a thorough understanding of investment risk models, our multi-process investment framework, the drivers of market risk and the implications on product performance and attribution
Design and creation of new kinds of risk analytics to help portfolio managers to have a better understanding of their portfolio risks and exposures
Provide support for ad-hoc business requests; such as introducing new analytics, enhancing current portfolio analysis tools, and reviewing current data and delivery processes, to improve user experience
Encourage proliferation of investment analytics to the front office and senior management
Liaise with regional offices to ensure successful implementation of the global investment themes and principles to ensure the front office remains symbiotic and well integrated
Create thorough documentation of tools and processes in order to encourage a self-service culture amongst users
Assist in the oversight of the global investment platform
Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Highly numerate and organised. Good attention to detail
A good understanding of techniques in portfolio management and performance attribution
A good understanding of financial markets and financial instruments
A good understanding of risk sensitivities, modern portfolio theory and security analysis
Good communication skills, both verbal and written
A positive and proactive attitude with flexibility to accommodate a changing environment and a willingness to take on new responsibilities
A good academic record; preferably with specialisation in finance or from an analytics background in a portfolio analytics, performance, or investment risk systems support role
Practical experience working with risk or other analytical systems and with a working knowledge of performance attribution
Knowledge of programming within VBA, Python, R or similar. Confident with MS Excel
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