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6 March 2024



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A global asset management firm is looking to recruit an FX Trader to join the Trading desk in its London office.


  • Execute FX trades including FX spot, forward & options for a broad range of portfolios
  • Analyse market and instrument information to create actionable investment opportunities
  • Assist in the management of the FX forward and options books, identifying opportunities for ongoing process improvements
  • Develop productive working relationships with Portfolio Managers to enhance understanding of investment strategies
  • Develop relationships with sales team at brokers to harvest the best liquidity opportunities in the market
  • Achieve best execution through analysing new trading techniques and liquidity sources

The ideal candidate:

  • Relevant trading experience on the buy-side or sell-side
  • Educated to degree level in Finance, Mathematics, Economics or related field
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and communication skills
  • Quantitative mindset and programming experience in Python would be desirable
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Strong work ethic and excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise demands in a high volume, fast-paced environment

“Mason Blake acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Mason Blake is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religious belief or age.”







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