Berenberg Capital Markets LLC (BCM) is a FINRA-registered US-based broker-dealer; its headquarters are located in New York, with branches in Boston and San Francisco. BCM is a wholly owned, independent subsidiary of Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. KG (Berenberg), one of Europe’s leading privately-owned banks, established in 1590. Together BCM and Berenberg cover approximately 800 European and US equities, with a 120+ person research department based out of London and NYC. Building on its strength and expertise across multiple industries, BCM continues to rapidly expand the breadth of research, sales, trading and capital markets services it offers, in order to assist its institutional and corporate clients’ access to the global equity markets. BCM adopts the same principles as its parent company and is committed to building long-term relationships with its clients based on high levels of accountability, responsibility, insight, vision and expertise.

 

Equity Trader, Associate -New York

Responsibilities:

·         Research and identify trading strategies and methods leading to greater profit and income for clients

·         Assist senior traders in executing orders and daily routines

·         Assist on daily Trading products e.g. Morning-News, Midday Wrap

·         recommend ideas and suggestions in order to improve the present algorithms or help in the creation of new ones

·         study and analyze the condition of the market and conduct a detailed research on the financial, social, and economic data and information

·         Consistently maintaining trade blotter

·         Prompt correspondence with institutional clients to help quickly and effectively resolve any issues

·         Improvement and streamlining of any and all operational processes

·         Utilizing the opportunity to work with/across all teams: High Touch Traders, Low Touch Traders and Risk Arbitrage

·         constantly monitor and review the transactions to verify the accuracy and ensure that they are in conformance with the rules and regulations of the governing organizations

 

Qualifications:

·         Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience required

·         2+ years’ experience in Trading or Equities within a broker-dealer, preferred

·         Advanced IT skills, including all standard Office applications; Bloomberg

·         Strong communication skills, ability to foster relationships and an outgoing personality

·         Demonstrated ability to perform under pressure in a fast paced environment

·         Excellent communication skills, ability to work under pressure and respond effectively to a demanding client base while consistently meeting deadlines

·         Willingness to obtain requisite licensing qualifications, if not already obtained (e.g series 7, 57, 63, or CFA)