The Analyst Program begins in mid-July with direct placement on a desk within Fixed Income & Commodities. With a flat structure and an open trading floor, the Analyst Program includes theopportunity to collaborate and learn from experienced professionals and to participate in practical workshops,a structured mentor-and-buddy program and organised social events.
Analysts begin with the Firmwide Institutional Securities training program in London withpeers from Institutional Equity, Investment Banking, Global Capital Markets, Equity Research, Investment Managementand Private Wealth Management. The training covers financial modelling and capital markets, and enables Analyststo gain a broad understanding of each business in the Institutional Securities Group. Analysts then undertake theSales & Trading specific training, which generally consists of intensive IT training, Excel and desk-specific applications,practical skills sessions, regulatory examinations and FCA preparation.