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Emerging Markets Credit - $800bn Asset Manager

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Location United Kingdom,

Remuneration £100000 - £135000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus

Employment type perm

Updated 07th Nov 2017

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Scott Darroch

Phone 020 3758 8900

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Selby Jennings seeks to hire an experienced emerging markets credit analyst to join a leading US $800bn asset manager in a junior portfolio manager position. Based in London, your mandate will be to generate trade ideas in both hard currency and local currency emerging markets, focusing on corporate bonds and sovereign bonds. You will also be responsible for sizing and hedging decisions and will likely be involved in trade execution also.

This is a new sleeve of capital and therefore offers great development potential to Portfolio Manager status. Your role will ultimately have a dual reporting line to the Head of Credit Research and also the Head of Emerging Markets.


This will be a risk-taking position working in global emerging markets. The asset manager seeks to find Alpha opportunities in high yield or distressed credit situations. This position will not focus on investment grade credit names.

In order to apply for this position, you will have a demonstrable track record in the following

- Generating profitable trade ideas in emerging markets debt/credit
- Presenting compelling investment theses
- High yield or distressed corporate credit research, also sovereign or government bonds
- Defending investment recommendations to portfolio managers
- Deep understanding of prevailing macroeconomic trends in LatAM, CEEMEA, and Asian markets

Candidates should declare their interest promptly by submitting a resume in Word format to fundmanagement(AT)selbyjennings(DOT)com.


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