Macro Trader, Global Asset Management

Job Title: Macro Trader, Global Asset Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: RJL1008226_1543372228
Contact Name: Rachel Liu
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2018 10:30

Job Description

Our client is a tier 1 US Asset Management house with presence globally. Due to growth, we are seeking to hire a Macro Trader based in Singapore. This is an exciting opportunity to business build, and you will be responsible for executing Asian fixed income and FX trades (covering credits, rates, NDFs, Swaps, FX) for hedging purposes, feel the pulse of the market for the team and contribute effective ideas to improve the portfolio efficiency. You will also maintain active contact with the US headquarters and be the Asia contact point where the Asia Fixed Income team is based regionally.


  1. The right candidate will possess at least 5- 7 years of experience in trading USD credit, EM local markets, and FX hedging experience dealing in vanilla forwards and swaps, both from buy or sell side.
  2. Given that China is a big part of Asia, onshore China bond trading experience will be a plus.
  3. You will demonstrate a capacity to build on China macro views and contextualize China views with a strong background in understanding credit cycles, macro activity and policy implications.
  4. Strong academic background in Economic, Econometrics, Statistics, possibly quantitative finance will be advantageous.

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