Fixed Income Credit Analyst

The global analyst team at Flow Traders consists of dynamic, entrepreneurial and driven individuals with a genuine passion for financial markets. They thrive in the fast-paced and constantly changing environment of global markets and are energized by a bustling trading floor. 

As a Fixed Income Credit Analyst, you will work closely with traders and quants to generate, (back) test and implement new trading ideas across High Yield and Investment Grade sectors. You will monitor global news, prepare for major market events and continuously inform trading desks based on macro, micro and fundamental considerations.

What You Will Do

  • Monitor markets and inform trading desks about the potential impact of the news-flow, geopolitical developments and broader market trends on multiple trading strategies.
  • Generate, formulate and test new trading ideas and improve existing trading strategies through a combination of thorough macro, micro, fundamental and quantitative analysis
  • Produce both periodic and ad-hoc analyses on special-events, investment themes, trade ideas and markets trends

What You Will Need to Succeed

  • Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance or related
  • 2-5 years’ experience in credit analyst role
  • High Yield credit knowledge
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and VBA
  • Affinity with statistics and experience with applying quantitative methods
  • Excellent analytical skills with strong attention to detail
  • Keen interest in financial markets, investments and trading
  • Ability to adapt to dynamic environment and markets
  • Intellectual curiosity and drive to constantly improve our market coverage
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written and interpersonal)
  • CFA charter holder or candidate

We Offer

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with the best working environment, the latest technology, continuous support, and we go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started. We offer competitive salary, annual discretionary bonus and other perks and benefits, such as: 

  • Healthcare, Vision, Dental Insurance and 401k
  • In-house lounge with a bar, poker & billiards tables and a putting green
  • Daily catered lunch, cold brew coffee on tap and a fully stocked kitchen
  • Weekly table massages and bi-weekly haircuts
  • Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year
  • Reimbursed gym membership and other wellness initiatives
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Contact

Laura Tolentino
New York Office
careers.newyork@us.flowtraders.com