New York - US Full Time 2 weeks ago
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Role Description
XtractResearch, a fixed income research firm specializing in covenant research for high yield bonds, leveraged loans and convertible securities, is growing our team with 10 data analysts across our US and London offices.
During the 12-month project-based role, our analysts will gain an extensive understanding of high yield bonds and leveraged loans while collaborating with senior lawyers and management. For the first 2-4 months, you will undergo training remotely with XtractResearch’s legal team before working on collecting high yield bond and loan data that will be critical to the team’s new 10X platform.
This is an excellent opportunity for motivated recent graduates with a strong interest in law or finance who are looking to gain experience towards the investment banking or private equity industries.
Responsibilities
  • Collecting data related to the key terms in high yield bonds and leveraged loans.
  • Understand key terms in our covenant reports.
  • Understand key financial ratios and how they relate to covenants.
  • Learn the vocabulary related to high yield bond and loan covenants.
Skills, Experience, Qualifications
Required
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Excellent reading and writing skills.
  • Detail-oriented mindset.
  • Demonstrated interest in financial and/or legal subjects.
  • Ability to quickly analyze and interpret qualitative and quantitative data.
  • Time-management skills (eg. organizing around overlapping projects).
  • Proficiency with all Microsoft Office software (eg. Excel).
Preferred
  • Ability to comprehend legal language.
– Based on the East Coast – will accept individuals who are based in the US and available to work East Coast business hours daily.
  • Company:
  • Type:
  • Est. Salary: $23.89-$40.02 / HOUR
  • Posting Date:
    28th Dec 2021
  • Valid through:
    28th Jan 2022
  • Location:
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