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Title:  Sourcing Trading Venues - Expert


London, GB

Date:  Jul 28, 2022


Chain IQ is an independent, global service company providing strategic, tactical and operational procurement for its clients. Chain IQ operates from its main centers – Zurich (headquarters), New York, London, Singapore, Mumbai and Bucharest – and is currently servicing more than 20 countries (including Germany, China, Hong Kong, Japan and Australia).

Chain IQ is growing! In order to provide our clients continuously with an excellent service, we want to further strengthen our team in London and are therefore looking for you!


The Brokers & Trading Venues Global Execution Specialist is responsible for delivering the documentation aimed at market players needs for regulatory compliant trading/investment services covering all stakeholders from pre to post trade. Our team has a uniquely global remit and gets involved across the entire spectrum from legacy voice brokerage to the most advanced Blockchain and AI models, including patents licensing for our clients including a premier Swiss financial institution. The Brokers & Trading Venues Global Execution Specialist will be client facing and needs to have an expert understanding of regulatory requirements in order to process client Rulebooks, Rate Cards and Membership agreements across all types of asset classes in a demanding revenue driven environment. The challenges include helping deliver revenue focused innovative financial products in a time critical environment. This senior role has an emphasis on market structure, with a new breed of clients ranging from Portfolio Managers to Algo-Traders and regulatory experts.


Your responsibilities:



You will be expected to handle daily execution related requests for senior client stakeholders from Investment Banking, Asset Management, Private Banking while also supporting them with their client’s needs. This position requires experience in understanding the challenges a global team face in the ever changing regulatory framework.

The medium term offers managerial activities covering several financial institutions in this category.



Our major client is looking for an electronic and algorithmic trading compliance specialist to support their electronic trading business, including algorithmic trading across all Global Markets. You will be expected to have experience in US, European and APAC governance framework across all major asset classes.

This is a senior role suitable for someone with a hedge fund or trading background and you must have experience in RTS 6, RTS 27, 28 as well as Rule 13h1 and 15.c3.1.

Understanding of the appropriate execution platform is increasingly about scale, operational efficiency, technology, workflow and strong governance, which will be the responsibility of the Brokers & Trading Venues Global Execution Specialist.


Your profile:


  • Master or Post Graduate MBA/Chartered Accountant degree with specialization in Finance
  • Proven expertise in the Brokers & Trading Venues Execution Derivatives markets in global platforms/institutions.
  • 10-15 years’ of electronic/voice trading/investment experience in a financial institution
  • Experience in regulatory framework applied to dealers/customers RFQ/streaming execution..
  • Qualified track record in regulatory projects: EMIR, SEF, MiFID II, SFTR, DFA, Solvency II, BMR, etc… projects
  • Deep understanding of Financial Derivatives execution processes including Legal & Compliance aspects
  • Certification (CEFA, CFA level 2/3) in financial markets is a requirement
  • Ability to work in a fast moving and multicultural environment
  • Well experienced in creating concise communication for senior management
  • Team- and service-oriented personality
  • Proven problem solving ability and analytical skills
  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholders and interact with all levels of individuals in the business.
  • Excellent organisational skills and experience of implementing change



Why Chain IQ:


  • You will take responsibility and will be granted the level of freedom as needed
  • You will have the possibility to grow both personally and professionally
  • We offer a fair and market-oriented compensation
  • We individually support your personal development in order to strengthen your competences
  • We act as a team and have a family oriented mindset
  • We have a culture of open and honest communication as well as appreciation


Your benefits within Chain IQ:


  • Modern working conditions as well as 5 weeks of holidays
  • Individual choice of the pension plan suiting your needs
  • Contribution to professional education programs (financially & time wise)
  • Culture of trust: flexible working hours and the possibility of Home Office in a manageable framework


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