Graduate Trader at Flow Traders

Hong Kong
· a month ago
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Full time
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Graduate
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Flow Traders is looking for students interested in being Graduate Traders to join our growing Trading team in Hong Kong. The ideal candidate is competitive, driven and passionate about the financial markets. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business. We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities.
 
What you will do
As a Graduate Trader, you will begin your career at Flow Traders with an extensive 3 month training program at our Netherlands office. During this program, you will learn everything you need to know about our core business, the financial products we trade and the intricacies surrounding our trading processes, including pricing strategies and our proprietary trading systems. It will also include participation in trading simulations and quantitative classes hosted by our Senior Traders and Quantitative Researchers that will further strengthen your understanding of a Trader’s role in the financial ecosystem. After collaborating with your fellow graduate traders on a team project to conclude the training program, you will be assigned to an established trading desk based on your skills and interests. Gradually, you will take on more responsibilities, start monitoring markets and be able to make split-second decision to contribute to the overall profitability of your desk!
 
What you need to succeed
  • University degree, preferably in Finance, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics or related
  • Demonstrable interest in trading and global financial markets
  • Understanding of financial products
  • Proficiency in Excel, a keen interest in IT systems and an affinity for development languages
  • Ability to deliver under pressure, with excellent mental arithmetic and analytical skills
  • Ability to spot arising opportunities and the assertiveness to seize them
  • An entrepreneurial mindset that thrives on creative problem solving
  • Collaborative team player with strong communication skills
  • Attracted to a fast-paced, team oriented work environment that offers great challenges and rewards
 
Flow Traders does not accept unsolicited resumes from any professional staffing or search firms. All resumes, and any other information identifying potential candidates, submitted to any employee at Flow Traders via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid and signed search agreement will be deemed free to contact by Flow Traders without any restrictions and no placement fee of any kind will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Flow Traders.

Flow Traders



Flow Traders, named “ETF Market Marker Europe" by the Annual Global ETF Awards for the last eight consecutive years is an international leading trading house. Founded in 2004 and headquartered in Amsterdam with offices in New York and Singapore, Flow Traders trades equities as well as derivatives, currencies and bonds on exchanges around the world.

Flow Traders is a privately held financial firm that keeps pace with global markets. Our business expands each day by adding new products across an ever-broadening range of markets around the globe.

Flow Traders stays ahead of the competition by focusing on technology and niche competencies in markets where every second counts. This requires access to the best information and the ability to respond instantly. To achieve this, Flow develops its own software in-house. Our team of software developers works in partnership with experienced traders to identify and execute tomorrow's strategies, making Flow a daily pioneer in professional trading.