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BBVA USD Corporate Bond Trader in United States

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Area:

CORPORATE & INVESTMENT BANKING

Deadline for applying:

1/9/2021

Company:

USA - BBVA SECURITIES

What does the job entail?

Responsible for trading and risk managing the book of Latin America International Corporate Bond Issues in USD

Responsibilities

Responsible for trading and risk managing the book of Latin America International Corporate Bond Issues in USD

  • The mandate includes both High Grade and High Yield bonds

  • Credits will include companies based in Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Brazil and Argentina, reflecting BBVA’s footprint in Latin America

  • Implement a hedging strategy using US Treasuries and/or Latin American corporate and/or sovereign bonds when necessary

  • Work very closely with the fixed income BBVA sales teams in New York, Europe, Latin America and Asia

  • Trade Latam USD-denominated corporate bond issues with all the major global credit funds that manage portfolios of Latin American external debt

Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Finance, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics or Physical Sciences

  • 5 to 10-year experience trading Latin American international corporate bond issues in USD while based in New York

  • Hungry and highly motivated individual

  • Ethical and trustworthy individual

  • Very good communication skills

  • Strong analytical mind

  • Excellent risk management skills

  • Strong familiarity with the macro situation in Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Brazil and Argentina

  • Strong understanding of corporate credit risk including the ability to understand in detail companies’ balance sheets and income statements

  • Very good exposure to all the major economic sectors (industrials, consumer goods, power, energy, TMT, real estate, mining and metals retail and infrastructure)

  • Strong understanding of bond covenants

  • Excellent familiarity with all major US and London-based Credit funds that manage Latin American international corporate bond issues in USD

  • Well known to and respected by major US and London-based institutional investors

  • Proficient in Bloomberg, Excel, Murex and Star

  • FINRA Series 7 and 63 licenses

Lic/Cert/Reg

REQUIRED: FINRA SERIES 7 AND 63 LICENSES

PREFERRED: NON PREFERRED

Legal requirements

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information (41 C.F.R. 60-1.35 (c)).

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