Securities Finance Trader




15 May 2017

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We are looking for a full time, permanent Securities Finance Trader to join the team in London. You will be an integral part of a focused, value added Securities Finance Trading team where you will be responsible for executing complex trades in markets including securities lending, repo/reverse repo and collateral transformation trades.


To provide cover to other members of the Securities Finance trading desk.

To add value to Aviva Investors’ clients by dealing in an effective and controlled manner,
ensuring that all regulatory requirements are met at all times.

Managing client and third party relationships.

To assist in introducing and developing increasingly sophisticated dealing techniques and tools,
where appropriate, to ensure dealing best practice is followed.

To develop a pro-active relationship with all relevant stakeholders, to facilitate good two way

To provide market intelligence to stakeholders, including clients and fund managers.

You will need:

To work in a timely accurate, controlled and cost efficient manner.

Achieve best execution for clients in respect of regulatory requirements and to the satisfaction
of relevant stakeholders

To comply with procedures and compliance manuals governing the Securities Finance trading process.

To minimise both transaction and opportunity costs.

Raise and maintain positive profile of the individual and that of the team both internally and

To provide input for systems enhancements.

To develop new trading strategies and techniques to generate additional revenue for clients.



FCA approved person

Insight and understanding of Global markets, with a specific focus on the Securities Finance

Threshold competent


In-depth knowledge of all aspects of specific markets with at solid trading experience

Ability to execute trades in a timely, accurate controlled and cost efficient manner

Understanding and knowledge of current regulatory environment and the implication for trading.

Understanding of portfolio investment processes

Knowledge and experience of systems to enhance trading,

Proficiency in numeric, literacy and communication skills.

Knowledge of best Compliance/ Regulatory practices.

MS Excel


Experience with 4SF/Broadridge Securities Finance systems preferred.

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