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Preferred Security Trader

Job Req ID 21363872 Primary Location Stamford, Connecticut Job Category Private Client Product Services
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CIM is currently seeking a preferred security trader for its US Fixed Income team. The US Fixed Income investment management business is a rapidly growing group within Citi Global Wealth and CIM.   This individual will be responsible for building and maintaining trading relationships to execute trades for CIM’s preferred fixed income strategies.  The trader will provide the portfolio management team with timely market commentary, trade ideas, research and solutions to improve efficiencies and strategy recommendations.  The trader will be located with the US Fixed Income team in Stamford CT.


  • Execution of preferred security trades
  • Source buy opportunities and relative value swap ideas
  • Coordinate with CIM credit research team to evaluate relative value opportunities
  • Produce scheduled and ad hoc reports
  • Perform additional responsibilities and undertake special projects as assigned
  • Develop and maintain working relationship with external and internal parties
  • Backup US treasury/agency/corporate/taxable municipal trading responsibilities


  • 5+ years of direct experience in US preferred or bond trading
  • Detailed knowledge of taxable fixed income market
  • Master’s degree in Finance or related field
  • CFA preferred but not mandatory, any progress made towards designation appreciated
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong credit analytical skills and technical insight
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team


Job Family Group:

Private Client Product Services


Job Family:

Investment Portfolio Management


Time Type:

Full time


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