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Research Analyst - Asset Management

San Francisco, California
Asset Management


Job Description

About Us: The Boston Company, Standish and Mellon Capital

A specialist multi-asset investment management firm dedicated to serving sophisticated investors globally, providing clients with high-quality single and multi-asset investment solutions using both active and passive strategies. Coming together in 2018 through the combination of Mellon Capital, Standish, and The Boston Company, the combined asset manager has the scale and investment capabilities to offer institutional and intermediary clients a broad range of specialist investment solutions. The Boston Company, Standish and Mellon Capital are product brands of BNY Mellon Asset Management North America.

 

Job Description:

The Research Analyst will be responsible for generating and evaluating investment ideas for forecasting risk and return characteristics of investments.  Additionally, the Research Analyst will perform analysis from the top-down investment perspective; rigorously formulate and test fundamental hypotheses against empirical data; review, evaluate and modify current academic and industry research for use in our investment models; communicate with other researchers, portfolio management and trading desk to enhance research and portfolio management process; support senior individuals with client and marketing requests which require research.

 

Qualifications

The qualified candidate will possess excellent quantitative skills, including formal training in econometrics or statistics. The incumbent will ideally possess an advanced degree (MBA, Master's/PhD in finance, accounting, economics, engineering, or allied field) along with 1-3 years of investment experience. 3+ years of investment experience preferred. The incumbent should have strong programming skills and an active interest in the application of computer technology to financial research and portfolio management.  Must be able to work independently, have a strong sense of fundamental financial drivers of investment valuation and have experience with Matlab or similar statistical software. Experience with R and/or Python preferred.

 

 


BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-California-San Francisco
Internal Jobcode: 08686
Job: Asset Management
Organization: NA Investment Boutiques-HR13428
Requisition Number: 1814357