Nomura's Global Markets division handles client transactions for financial institutions, corporates, governments and investment funds around the world. We act as market makers, trading in fixed income and equity securities, including currencies, interest rates and credit in cash, derivatives and structured products. We have taken market-leading positions across the globe by leveraging the strength of our talent, client relationships and technology.
By developing strong relationships with our client base through consistent interaction, independent advice and pre-eminent access to Asia, we have built a powerful global franchise across interest rates, currency and credit products. Our client services are far reaching across volume driven flow products and carefully tailored and structured solutions.
We have exploited the changing financial landscape to build a client centric focus differentiated by innovation, electronic and service excellence and market leading derivatisation capabilities.
Instinet is the equity execution services arm of the Nomura Group. Instinet Incorporated’s subsidiaries provide independent, agency-only brokerage services to clients throughout the world. Through its advanced suite of electronic trading tools, experienced high-touch trading group and unparalleled access to insightful content and unique agency-only liquidity, Instinet helps institutions lower overall trading costs and ultimately improve investment performance. Over the course of its 40+ year history, Instinet has introduced a range of now industry-standard trading technologies as well as the world’s first major electronic trading venue, one of the first U.S. ECNs and, most recently, the Chi-X businesses.
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If you are fascinated by the markets and their movements, cycles and patterns, then global markets could be for you. You will learn about how the partnership's between the different functions and asset classes which create success for us and our clients. Our success is built on:
WHAT WILL I NEED?
For an Analyst position you should have or expect a minimum 2.1 degree (or equivalent) in any degree discipline. A Masters degree is advantageous but not a requirement. You should be highly numerate and a strong communicator. Fluency in a second European language would be beneficial.
For an Associate role, you must have, or be completing an MBA and have at least 2 to 3 years relevant work experience and demonstration of a strong sense of commerciality.
For Quantitative Analyst and Associate roles, applicants are expected to perform in highly technical positions developing financial models and structures that are used in research, trading and risk management applications. Quantitative Associates should be studying towards or have completed a PhD or equivalent in a relevant area of speciality.
WHAT ROLES ARE AVAILABLE?
Develop and maintain strong relationships with the firm's clients which include banks, pension funds, hedge funds, insurance companies and corporate clients. Sales colleagues are responsible for delivering the capabilities of the firm in the form of services and products that best suit the clients’ needs.
Control and manage the firm's exposure to the markets by buying and selling securities and providing liquidity (market-making). Traders work together with sales, structuring and research in the development of trading strategies for our clients.
Provide internal and external views and published research on sectors, companies and markets. Deliver insights, investment ideas and strategies for asset managers and internal clients that assume market risk.
Design and develop innovative products and strategies that are tailored to specific client needs. Structurers work together with sales, trading and research to analyze the risk exposure of the firm’s clients, and deliver tailor-made solutions that address their needs.