Fintech Research Analyst APAC

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • S&P Global
  • 26 May 19

Fintech Research Analyst APAC

JobDescription :
The Role: Research Analyst, Financial Technology

The Location: Singapore

The Team: You'll be part of a close-knit, collaborative team within a larger Research group of more than 100 people. Resources at your disposal will include our vast array of data on financial sectors and markets.

The Impact: Everyone is talking about Fintech, and you will advance the discussion with nuanced conclusions about specific ways in which technology is transforming the financial sector in the Asia-Pacific region. S&P Global Market Intelligence aims to be the single best source for in-depth research, analysis and proprietary data on the constantly-evolving financial services and technology industries. Boundaries between sectors are blurring, so our team covers them all and connects the dots in real time, tracking both quantitative impact and qualitative implications.

What's in it for you:

  • Opportunity to become a thought leader in the Fintech space
  • Collaboration on ambitious, evolving research agenda
  • Represent S&P Global Market Intelligence through speaking engagements, media interviews and discussions with policymakers

Responsibilities:
  • Author several in-depth market reports on specific Fintech segments each year, in addition to frequent research articles and blog posts
  • Build and maintain proprietary data sets relevant to your covered Fintech segments
  • Construct nuanced financial models to forecast key Fintech industry metrics
  • Cultivate a network of influential Fintech industry contacts
  • Collaborate with Fintech-focused S&P Global colleagues across divisions and departments
  • Represent S&P Global Market Intelligence through coverage of Fintech industry events, speaking engagements and media interaction

Requirements:
  • Attention to detail, endless curiosity and deep industry expertise.
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics or related discipline is preferred
  • Advanced Excel proficiency
  • Advanced Chinese language skills
  • Proficiency in financial modeling and forecasting
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Real passion for problem solving
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision
  • Ability to travel internationally
  • Knowledge of SQL, R and Python is helpful

S&P Global Market Intelligence

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important-some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence .

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or other legally protected categories, subject to applicable law.