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CIB –Global Credit Trading – Exotics Credit Trader – Analyst/Associate

Req #: 180001382
Location: London, ENG, UK
Job Category: Sales/Trading/Research
Job Description:
About J.P. Morgan
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at
Our business
The Global Credit Trading business is a global leading market maker in bonds, credit derivatives, exotic products and solutions. Traders, salespeople, structuring and research teams work collectively to generate ideas and provide markets to clients. The Credit Exotics franchise is a global business which provides clients with non-flow, structured, products and solutions within the credit asset class. Its customers include banks, distributors, insurance companies, corporates, asset managers and hedge funds. The business is global with a team presence in New York, London and Hong Kong.
The opportunity is to join the Exotics Credit Trading Desk in London.

Key responsibilities
  • Execution and risk management of Credit Exotics products including Structured Notes, Credit linked swaps, Options and bespoke credit transactions
  • Generate trade ideas and actively participate in the development of new, innovative products
  • Engage salespeople and/or clients to provide trade ideas, tailored solutions to client needs   
  • Previous credit trading experience required
  • Experience in book running / risk management of products involving exotic risks
  • Strong technical skills
  • Strong presentation skills and commercial acumen 
This role encompasses the performance of regulated activity. The successful candidate will therefore be subject to meeting regulatory requirements in the assessment of fitness, propriety, knowledge and competence (as assessed by the Firm) and (where appropriate) approval by the relevant regulatory authorities to carry out such activities.
About J.P. Morgan Chase & Co:
J.P. Morgan serves one of the largest client franchises in the world. Our clients include corporations, institutional investors, hedge funds, governments and affluent individuals in more than 100 countries. J.P. Morgan is part of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.1 trillion.  The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase serves millions of clients and consumers under its JPMorgan and Chase, and WaMu brands.
J.P. Morgan offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package.
J.P. Morgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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