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Macro FX and Rates Trader


An opportunity to join an established principal trading group focused on trading macro risks across FX, Rates and Credit.

You will join a diverse global platform and be expected to drive the investment process for a multi -strat rates and FX portfolio across EM and DM FX, Rates and Credit.

There is scope for career development across all macro risk classes as well as developing strategies and managing cross asset risks.

We will consider applications form experienced professionals in either buy side or sell side organisations.

You should have experience trading in FX and Rates markets with a focus on risk taking and portfolio management.

Knowledge of derivative products including volatility strategies will be highly relevant.

Specific trading experience in EM Markets is also highly relevant.

If you have applicable experience, please apply.

About Commodities and Global Markets

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of 'empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future', we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter. 

As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

Joining Macquarie means you’ll be able to work in a way that suits you best. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,300+ employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, investment banking and principal investment.

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Job no: CGM-957058
Work type: Full time
Location: London
Category: Mid-level, Business Development & Sales, Capital Markets, Derivatives, Risk Management
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Fixed Income & Currencies
Recruiter: Matt Percy
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