Quantitative Analyst - Insurance
Fidelity International
Hong
5d ago

About the opportunity

Department Description

The Global Quant Team is a centre of excellence for quantitative modelling and research across Fidelity. The team delivers a range of tactical models across Fixed Income, Equities and Multi-asset departments working closely with both the systematic team and the discretionary portfolio managers.

The team is also focused on delivering client outcomes over the longer term by developing a range of retirement and client solutions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leveraging the support of the wider Quant team, develop investment solutions for insurance clients across APAC
  • Work closely with insurance solutions specialists, distribution, and portfolio management teams to bring relevant and targeted products to market
  • Assist in building the framework of insurance related capabilities and analytics
  • Attend client conversations in a technical capacity
  • Quantitative analysis to support the periodic production of white papers discussing insurance strategy
  • Build out the internal knowledge on insurance regulations and investment strategy design from a technical perspective
  • With the support of tech and developer teams, over time build an analytics library to help productionise the solution design for insurance clients
  • Experience and Qualifications Required

  • Academic degree in a highly numerical science such as maths, statistics, physics, or engineering
  • Understanding of actuarial methods in the context of insurance balance sheet management. Actuarial degree would be a plus
  • Good programming skills. Experience in Python is preferred - we are not IT developers, but we do code up our own research to test our concepts.
  • Some experience working with Insurance clients on ALM-related topics and / or investment strategy design
  • Knowledge of the RBC technical specifications and experience in constructing investment solutions in this context would be a plus
  • Experience in constructing ALM solutions for defined benefit pension schemes would be a plus, but not essential
  • Good understanding of portfolio optimisation methods and risk measurement / management techniques
  • Strong communication skills and an ability to empathise - applies to others internally at Fidelity and our clients.
  • An inquisitive mind is vital - the successful candidate will commonly be exposed to new ideas and suggestions, and potentially unfamiliar investment securities and concepts
  • Self-starter, able to take initiative
  • About you

    About Fidelity International

    We’ve been helping our clients plan and save for the futures they want for over 50 years. From more than 25 locations around the world, we provide investment services and retirement expertise to 2.

    5 million clients everyone from central banks and financial institutions to wealth managers and private individuals. We think generationally and look to the long term.

    And today, building on the security of private ownership and our strong sense of purpose, we’re growing our business like never before.

    What it’s like to work here.

    In our welcoming, caring culture, you’ll feel valued, trusted and free to express yourself. We recognise the value of inclusion and diversity in culture, in thought and in experience.

    With this in mind, please let us know if you feel you might benefit from any reasonable adjustments to perform to the best of your ability during the recruitment process and beyond.

    As well as a clear commitment to inclusion, we offer real flexibility about where, when and how you work. It’s an approach we call dynamic working’, and you’ll find it brings the very best out in you.

    Getting started

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