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What we do
The Global Markets division works to meet our clients’ needs by offering a full range of solutions from financing to market access, and yield enhancement to hedging.
Based in London, we serve major clients from around the world, including governments, central banks, financial institutions, corporations, investment managers and public sector institutions.
Collaboration is core to our culture. Our Origination and Syndicate specialists work together closely to devise the best funding solutions for issuers, while our Sales and Trading teams work with our Research and Structuring teams to provide liquidity and answers for investors and liability managers.
Where you can work
Our Global Markets’ headquarters are in London. There are also trading hubs in Brussels, Hong Kong, New York, Paris, São Paulo, Singapore and Tokyo.
What you’ll need
Different roles require different strengths, but whichever path you take, you’ll need a strong academic record, excellent analytical skills and the ability to express yourself well, to clients and colleagues alike.
Sales – as a member of our Sales team, you’ll strive to be a trusted advisor, working side-by-side with Trading and Research to provide pricing, liquidity and trade ideas to meet our clients’ investment and hedging needs.
Trading – join our Trading team and you will trade a comprehensive range of asset classes on every index, every exchange and every market worldwide. You’ll work closely with Sales to generate revenue for the bank, trading a wide range of cash and derivative products, and gaining an in-depth knowledge of market dynamics.
Structuring – if you join us as a Structurer, you’ll analyse problems and work closely with Sales and Trading to put together solutions to tackle the investment liability management needs of our clients.
Quantitative Research – here, you’ll focus on developing the statistical and trading models, platforms, methodologies and reference tools used by our business, and work with advanced mathematical, statistical and technological concepts on a daily basis.
Research – in Research you’ll conduct analysis of a wide variety of economies and financial markets across the globe. Working with, and learning from, Global Markets experts, you’ll thrive on the opportunity to develop new research and modelling tools, which will enable you to generate trading strategies and carry out in-depth quantitative and qualitative analyses of Global Markets.
Strategy and Risk – here, you will monitor and assess the risks associated with our activities, sharing and communicating these with all other areas of the bank. You’ll also work on developing and updating effective strategies to manage risk.