Assess the creditworthiness and risk profile of Investment Grade Corporate or Municipal issuers by conducting thorough credit research on current holdings, as well as trade idea generation for future security selection. Report on trends in all sectors of the taxable/tax-exempt markets, and provide relative value recommendations accordingly. Communicate credit trends within sectors and individual issuers. For taxable analysts, particular attention is given to the analysis and understanding of issuers and on-going regulatory changes in the financial sector as the financial sector makes up a significant portion of Investment Grade Issuance and outstanding supply. Provide due diligence and risk assessment of assets to be held in taxable/tax-exempt money market funds, short and intermediate duration bond funds as well as separately managed accounts. Independently conducts fixed-income research studies. Analyses may focus on individual securities or classes of securities. Analyses may focus on individual securities or classes of securities. Makes buy, sell, and hold recommendations. Develops and maintains information on credit ratings of corporate, agency, municipal, state, and/or federal fixed-income issuers. May manage a portion of a mutual fund or client accounts.
• *Bachelor’s Degree
• *Minimum of 5 years of investment experience
• *Minimum of 6 years of experience in Fixed Income Research
• Strong expertise in fundamental fixed income research
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
*Represents basic qualifications for the position. To be considered for this position you must at least meet the basic qualifications.
City National Bank is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V.
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Note: Candidates should be advised that City National Bank does not pay interviewee travel expenses or relocation expenses for candidates who are hired unless previously agreed.
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