Buy Side Research Analyst Intern - Bala Cynwyd


: $88,990.00 - $130,350.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Scientific Research

As an intern on SIGs Research team, you will be partnered with our senior analysts and traders to assist in identifying investment opportunities in the equity and options markets. You will learn how our research analysts perform in-depth company analysis around future catalyst events and provide real-time opinions on breaking news throughout the trading day. You will gain experience in the financial markets by tracking company news and events, assisting with valuation work or other event-driven projects. SIGs Research Analyst Internship introduces you to our unique approach to research through a combination of work on a sector-focused trading desk and theoretical classroom study. Interns are embedded in a sector-focused trading desk and work collaboratively with traders to learn how the opinions that Research Analysts provide impact trading decisions. The ten week summer program serves as our primary source for hiring full-time Research Analysts.

At SIG, we place a high value on education and development. You will experience this dedication to training firsthand as you work collaboratively with the research analysts and traders on your desk to gain the practical exposure needed to perform your daily responsibilities. You will also participate in classroom education where you will learn about options and the decision-making strategies that our traders employ. This role provides the unique opportunity to combine the quantitative aspects of finance with creative problem solving in order to develop trade ideas in a fast-paced proprietary trading environment.

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What we're looking for
  • Strong written, analytical, and financial research skills
  • Ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Demonstrated interest in the financial markets
  • Prior exposure to fundamental company research preferred
  • Familiarity with a trading environment and derivative products preferred
  • Must be a self-starter, a quick learner, an effective communicator, and resourceful in solving problems
  • Willingness to work additional and flexible hours when necessary
  • Will not require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future
  • Intention to graduate with a bachelors or masters degree within one year of the internship program
  • We dont post salary ranges externally so any salary estimate you see listed on a third party website was not provided by SIG and may not be accurate. SIG is not accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at SIG via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid written search agreement will be deemed the sole property of SIG, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by SIG.
    Associated topics: capital, commercial, commission, consultant, economics, market, financial, financial analyst, insurer, investment * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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