State Street Securities Finance lends securities and provides liquidity in a number of global markets in an Agency capacity.
State Street has been providing securities lending services since 1974 and are one of the most experienced lending agents in the market.
We use our experience to achieve returns for our clients within a robust risk framework. With an expansive global network, comprehensive financial strength and industry-
leading technology, we are a market leader in securities lending.
The primary responsibility for this position is as an Agency Lending Trader, covering a number of equity markets within the EMEA region.
Whilst an in-depth knowledge of the EMEA equity lending markets isn’t necessarily a pre-requisite, the incumbent should possess a good understanding on the agency lending model, a mix of both technical and business skills, as well as be able to navigate the firm (EC / COO / Risk / IT etc).
The candidate must be able to work in a fast paced environment and possess excellent communication skills. They must also have a strong client centric mind-
set and the ability to develop and foster strong internal working relationships globally.
Development opportunities :
Develop a deep understanding of EMEA equity lending markets / drivers
Exposure to Senior Management team
Contribute to extracting greater revenues from current trading books
Ability to help define and drive the trading desk analytics and digital offering
Opportunity to progress to a senior management role in future
Contribute towards the revenue targets for SF EMEA in line with corporate goals
Comply with internal and external regulations and apply a full understanding of the escalation process through day to day activity
Provide contribution to business line development and strategy through identification of key issues and trends
Work with key internal stakeholders (COO / Risk / RM) to drive client revenues
Work with Sales and Client Service to help drive execution on revenue for our clients by introducing new trade opportunities
Individual Contributor (standard responsibilities if the role does not manages staff delete if inapplicable)
Display a culture of individual ownership of tasks to embed a clear individual sense of accountability in performing the role
Ensure that the highest level of the Code of Conduct is displayed in your behaviour
Provide appropriate management information as required to support business unit decision making
Support the Risk Excellence’ culture within the business
Adhere to limits of delegation and escalation procedures required by your manager so that you comply with internal policies and external regulations