A career at the Lombard Odier Group is something to be proud of. Our mission is to protect and grow our clients' wealth - but not by any means necessary. Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do and we treat our clients' wealth as if it were our own. We protect our clients' assets for the long-term using expertise and innovation, all underpinned by our Rethink Everything philosophy. Our colleagues are the foundation of our success. We employ people at different life stages, from graduates to executive level leaders. The one thing they all have in common is that they seek to challenge the status quo, are imaginative and have the ability to offer a fresh perspective.
With more than 200 professionals, our Investment Solutions department is responsible for providing sophisticated and customized investment proposals to our private clients and within this context we are looking for a Hedge Fund Analyst to be based in London :
Identify and analyze hedge funds and alternative UCITS to include in the approved list
Conduct Due Diligence on managers as well as ongoing monitoring of existing funds
Contact funds on a regular basis to assess potential issues and performance monitoring
Help maintain peers groups and other analytical tools within Webfolio and AlternativeSoft
Maintain document and data libraries (in conjunction with 3rd party data management provider)
Respond to ad hoc requests and queries from bankers, client portfolio managers and other internal parties.
Contribute to periodic written performance reports
Contribute to investment selection and FoHF portfolio management committee decisions
Identify and develop candidates for the PrivilEdge UCITS platform
University education and recognized diploma in Investment (CFA/CIIA) a plus
A good understanding of the breadth of hedge fund strategies, particularly "micro" strategies such as long/short equity, event-driven, credit and relative value.
A good knowledge of the hedge fund and UCITS universe and a strong contact network
Ideally a minimum of 5 years covering hedge and/or alternative UCITS funds
A reasonable knowledge of the use of Bloomberg
Fluency in English required
Ability to work under pressure
If you recognise yourself in this description, then please do apply. We look forward to hearing from you.