• Index Research Analyst

    Location CA-ON-Toronto
    Date posted 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Category
    Quantitative analysts
    Position type
    Full-Time
  • OVERVIEW:

    ITG is looking for a motivated, technical candidate to join our Index Research team.

     

    Investors around the world receive better returns because of the work we do every day. From traders to technologists and everyone in between, ITGers are passionate about innovating, solving problems and making an impact on the bottom line. Our teams set the bar high and strive to consistently provide best-in-class service to institutional investors around the world.

    WE'LL TRUST YOU TO:

    • Perform analysis on global stock indices
    • Consolidate and interpret data for client requests
    • Generate trade ideas and alpha strategies around index events
    • Contribute to market structure research and commentary
    • Communicate ideas to clients over the phone and in person

    WHAT YOU BRING WITH YOU:

    • BS or MS Degree in a quantitative discipline such as Computer Science, Engineering, Financial Mathematics, Statistics, Economics with 2-3 years experience
    • Strong communication skills with a demonstrated interest in financial markets
    • Creativity and good problem-solving/quantitative skills
    • Ability to translate research into usable, value-added tools and models.
    • Experience with statistical analysis software, SQL, querying and manipulating database tables
    • Expert with Excel and VBA, Python knowledge a plus
    • Programming experience with C#, Java, C++ or equivalent
    • Capital markets experience and/or Canadian Securities Course a plus

    YOU'RE JUST RIGHT FOR ITG IF YOU WANT:

    • A smaller team environment with 3-10 professionals
    • A great place for upward and geographic mobility
    • Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on all sides of the business
    • The energetic dynamism of financial markets
    • Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving and raising the bar
    • A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance
    • A company that is committed to giving back to surrounding communities, from LA to Hong Kong and Sydney and the 11 locations in between

     

    “ITG is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We believe in integration and equal opportunity. Accommodations are available throughout the recruitment process and applicants with a disability may request to be accommodated throughout the recruitment process. We will work with all applicants to accommodate their individual accessibility needs.”

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer

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