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TIAA Analyst, Macroeconomic Research/Analysis in SAN FRANCISCO, California

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

Nuveen is the investment management arm of TIAA. It is one of the largest global asset managers with specialist knowledge across a wide array of asset classes, including fixed income, equities and alternatives. Nuveen is driven not only by the independent investment processes across the firm, but also the insights, risk management, analytics and other tools and resources a truly world-class platform provides. As a global asset manager, our mission is to work in partnership with our clients to create outcome-focused solutions to help them secure their financial future. For more information about the firm please visit our website at

Founded in 1994, Symphony Asset Management is a diversified investment manager headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Symphony Asset Management applies a team-based, event-focused approach to rigorous fundamental research, valuation and risk analysis across the corporate capital structure, identifying and translating relative value into desired risk/reward outcomes for our clients. Our investment strategies include an integrated platform of hedge funds, separately managed accounts and sub-advised mutual funds in long-only/long short strategies and structured products with a focus on credit instruments.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Render domestic and global macroeconomic research and analysis, providing a top-down view to augment and support the investment team's bottom -up fundamental analysis across all asset classes, including bank loans, hi yield bonds, convertibles and equities.

  • Identify and provide views on catalysts and events in various markets globally, including rates, currencies, and commodities

  • Analyze and opine on potential governmental policy and legislative changes domestically.

  • Dialogue actively with sell-side economists and strategists

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2-5 years of experience in analyzing macroeconomics or global rates/currency markets at an investment bank

  • Degree in macroeconomics (advanced degree preferred)

  • Strong analytical and financial modeling skills

  • Strong communication and writing skills; ability to explain complex macroeconomic concepts clearly and succinctly

  • Strong interest and knowledge in public policy and national politics

  • Desire to augment macro skillset with bottom-up fundamental credit analysis over time

  • Self-starter who is detail-oriented and can multi-task effectively

  • Good interpersonal skills who values teamwork and can get a long with others

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  • Requisition ID: 1720755

Company: Nuveen

Post Date: Nov 07, 2019

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