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Equity derivatives proprietary trader
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T&T - Equity Derivatives

Equity derivatives proprietary trader


The right candidate will be in charge of his own portfolio, run and risk manage delta one and convex strategies.


Ability to think out of the box.

Main responsabilities

  • Pricing, hedging and risk managing strategies implemented by the desk;
  • In control of her/his own portfolio;
  • Work to strategically grow the business colllaboratively with internal partners;
  • Collaborate with IT, market risk management and product control to maintain and improve the firm's infrastructure around the Equity Derivatives business. 


  • Education: Master Degree
  • IT Tools: Programming skills


  • Years of experience: 3-7 : intermediate
  • Experience required: Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role, specifically around volatility - Strong knowledge of derivative products - Working knowledge of European Equity index options markets, SX5E and sector indexes, as well as of dividend futures and options.
  • Experience in private banking: Optional


  • English: Fluent
  • French: Fluent

Personal skills

  • Swiss resident: Optional

Adherence to the company's values - Compliance with regulations and internal directives - Strong verbal communication and analytical skills - Strong organisational capabilities - Entrepreneurship and social intelligence - Strong team player.

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