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Trader - Global Developed Credit

Job Details

Los Angeles, CA - Los Angeles, CA
Full Time
4 Year Degree
$100,000.00 - $150,000.00 Salary/year


The Trader will be responsible for the trading of investment grade corporate bonds on behalf of a diverse base of client investment vehicles including mutual funds, UCITs, ETFs, and separately managed institutional accounts.  Undertake ad-hoc projects as necessary.


Job Functions

  • Trade investment grade corporate bonds
    • Ensure best execution and fair allocation on each trade
    • Ensure compliance with all portfolio guidelines
    • Allocate and ticket all trades
    • Maintain records for each trade
    • Work with settlement team on unresolved trade issues
  • Track and manage daily cash positions across all investment grade corporate accounts
  • Track and manage investment grade primary calendar
    • Maintain and distribute new issue details and updates
    • Manage new issue orders and allocations
  • Provide updates to credit team on market news and trends
  • Monitor key positions for price movements and trading activity
  • Maintain and enrich relationships with sell side counter parties
  • Undertake ad-hoc projects as necessary


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least 3 years of investment grade trading experience
  • Credit training is a plus
  • Outstanding initiative and a strong work ethic
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills