Company Name: UBS
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Job Location: Chicago, IL
Date: 8/2/2017Job description Primary Responsibilities
- Interface with and trade for several portfolio managers
- Trade and provide oversight of transaction costs and operational risks across all macro securities
- Collaborate with portfolio managers to develop a clear trade strategy, including cost forecasting, trade construction, and trade sizing
- Provide value-added commentary on security price action, market movements and macro themes.
- Support the sales and client service mandates in the region
- Ensure the trading desk is compliant and follows all market regulations
UBS Asset Management wishes to add to its equity trading team in Chicago.Reporting to the regional head of equity trading, an equity execution trader will primarily trade US equities for several portfolio managers. Knowledge of Canada and Latam markets is a plus. The ideal candidate should have should have solid high touch and low touch trading expertise for equities and equity derivatives.