Morgan Stanley New York , NY 10007
Morgan Stanley Investment Management (IM), together with its investment advisory affiliates, has more than 608 investment professionals around the world and $482 billion in assets under management or supervision as of December 31, 2017. Morgan Stanley Investment Management strives to provide outstanding long-term investment performance, service and a comprehensive suite of investment management solutions to a diverse client base, which includes governments, institutions, corporations and individuals worldwide.
MSIM has a direct private investing platform within Morgan Stanley's Investment Management Division, one of the Firm's three principal business lines. It is one of the strongest direct investment platforms in the world leveraging Morgan Stanley's access, insights and expertise across the globe and includes (but not limited to) seven direct investing business units with distinctive strategies and profiles across one platform:
Americas Middle-Market Private Equity Strategy Makes privately negotiated equity and equity-related investments in middle-market companies primarily located in North America.
Asia Specific Private Equity Strategy Makes privately negotiated equity and equity-related investments in companies located in the Asia-Pacific region.
Energy-Focused Private Equity Strategy Makes privately negotiated equity and equity-related investments in energy businesses located primarily in North America.
Expansion Capital Strategy Makes privately negotiated later-stage investments in technology, health care, consumer, and other sectors
Credit Strategy Invests in mezzanine debt and related instruments issued by middle-market companies in North America and Western Europe
Private Infrastructure Strategy
Seeking to fill an analyst level role to support the Hedging Team which will primarily focus on the following:
Assist in recommending foreign currency and interest rate hedging strategies to private funds investing teams
Take on full ownership of all quantitative models which is the foundation on how hedging decisions are made
Provide regular reports that include hedge liquidity stress testing, fund return impact, and hedge effectiveness to portfolio management and risk teams
Partner closely with our hedge counterparties to obtain real time market intelligence on macro market conditions as well as monitoring current hedge positions
Execute FX spot and derivative trades and oversee positions within the order management system from a front office perspective
1-2 years experience in financial market risk management
Masters in Financial Engineering preferred with high degree of comfort in Excel and Powerpoint
Motivation to work on buy side with an interest in learning about investing in private markets
Proactive person with ability to take on a high degree of responsibility and execute critical work streams with limited supervision
Strong interpersonal skills that will enable the candidate to build and maintain a broad network within the global MSIM private funds platform (Deal Teams, Portfolio Management, Risk, Operations, Trading Counterparties)