The Institutional Equity Full-time Analyst Program begins in mid-July with direct placement on a desk. The flat structure and open trading floor ensure that Analysts collaborate with and learn from some of the most successful professionals in the industry. The Program also includes the opportunity to participate in practical workshops, a structured mentor-and-buddy system and organised social events.
Training begins with the Firmwide Institutional Securities Training Program in London with peers from Fixed Income, Investment Banking, Global Capital Markets, Equity Research, Investment Management and Private Wealth Management. The training covers financial modelling and capital markets. Analysts then undertake the Sales & Trading specific training that consists of intensive IT training, Excel and desk-specific applications, practical skills sessions and regulatory exam Financial Services Authority (FSA) preparation.
It’s thinking outside of the box and stepping back and taking a bigger view.