Quantitative Analyst

Company Name: S&P Global Market Inteligence

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Job Location: Chicago, IL

Date: 8/15/2017

Job description
The Role:
Quantitative Analyst/Data Scientist
The Location: Boston, MA or Chicago, IL
The Team: Our Quantamental Research group specializes in uncovering new anomalies and differentiated stock selection strategies. Integrated quantamental research products enable portfolio managers, quantitative analysts, and researchers to refine and differentiate their strategies to gain insights into new sources of potential alpha.Through their research, the group strives to combine the efficiency and breadth of the quantitative approach with the intuition, judgement and deep dive analysis of the fundamental approach.
Areas Of Focus Include
  • Event Driven Investing
  • Industry-Specific Signals
  • Supply Chain Interactions
  • Insights from Academic Literature
  • Alternative Data Sets
Using the uniqueness and depth of S&P Global Market Intelligence's combined data and analytics offerings, the research group uncovers new investment insights in their monthly publications. Research findings are frequently cited by mainstream industry publications, including: The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, and Fortune, among others.The Impact: This role has both an internal research component and an externally facing component. The internal research role component consists of exploring and testing investment thesis and thoroughly documenting your results. The team’s research is often featured in top-tier media publications.The external aspect of this role involves communicating the actionable investment insights and solutions resulting from the research. The channels for communication are broad, including: industry events, webinars, and face to face meetings with institutional investment practitioners. You will spend a significant amount of time interacting with clients around investment solutions.
What’s in it for you: This role is the opportunity to join our Quantamental Research team. This team of Global Equity Investment Researchers conducts innovative, industry leading investment research on which derived content is created. This research is the basis for in depth client interaction and the creation of derived content and analytics.
Responsibilities: You will face interesting challenges and be counted on to creatively determine how best to get your job done. You will...
  • Conduct hands-on, actionable innovative research around investment strategies using the entire suite of data and analytics at S&P Global.
  • Collaborate with team members around a variety of research initiatives. All members of the research team drive their own research and support other team members on their initiatives.
  • Publish industry leading research in white papers, blogs, research briefs.
  • Present at sponsored and industry events and conduct webinars.
  • Work closely with sales as a subject matter expert, providing proof statements to clients around research.
  • Work with marketing around thematic research strategies.
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