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Commodities and Global Markets

Want to trade commodities, energy, metals, futures or equities?

Join a team with over 2,100 employees, ranging from logistics experts, geologists, meteorologists, petroleum and mining engineers, data scientists, quant finance and theoretical physics PHDs to traders and advisers. 

As commodities continue to underpin the building of our cities, global energy needs grow, and technology continues to change the world, our Commodities and Global Markets Group serve a diverse client base across numerous markets. 

What you can expect

In Commodities and Global Markets, you will partner with our clients to provide tailored solutions that maximise opportunities in global markets, including commodities, fixed income, foreign exchange, technology, media and telecoms. 

You’ll work in a fast-paced environment:

  • developing your knowledge of market dynamics 

  • tailoring innovative products and solutions for clients

  • producing fundamental market analysis and research

  • engaging with clients. 

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Program locations Houston, New York, Jacksonville, and San Diego
Graduate program Direct placement into one of our groups based on your interest and our business need
Internship program Direct placement into one of our groups based on your interest and our business need from June to August

Applications are now open for our 2023 Summer Analyst Internship Program:

Group highlights

No. 4 US physical gas marketer in North America1

$A6.0 billion asset finance and loan portfolio2

House of the Year: Natural Gas/LNG, Oil and Products, Derivatives, Base Metals, Commodity Research3,4,5

No.1 ranked participant on ASX Futures Market6

Our teams in Commodities and Global Markets

Commodity Markets and Finance provides risk management, lending and financing, and physical execution and logistics services across the energy, metals and agricultural sectors globally. The team also offers commodity-based index products to institutional investors. 

In this role, you will contribute to pricing and projects in commodities that analyze credit risk, market risk, and operational risk to assess both exposures and returns on capital in a bank environment. Opportunities also exist to assess market conditions and fundamentals to help our customers make good risk management decisions.

 

Credit Markets work to provide solutions to monetize and leverage credit assets. The team works with clients to structure bespoke solutions where they finance, trade, or invest in credit assets across residential mortgages, consumer loans, corporate loans and small business loans. ​

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work closely with senior management to provide trading and financing solutions to non-traditional lenders and alternative asset investors operating in the private debt, fintech lending, and structured credit markets.

 

 

Fixed Income and Currencies provide currency and fixed income trading and hedging services to a range of corporate and institutional clients globally and has been a leading provider of foreign exchange transactional services for more than 20 years. 

In this role, you will be exposed to a fast-paced sales and trading environment. You will learn about how the markets function on the macro landscape. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to learn about a wide array of products from spot and forwards to structured options and intricacies of covering a range of clients from hedge large PE and hedge funds to corporates and family offices.

 

 

Specialized & Asset Finance delivers a diverse range of tailored finance solutions globally across a variety of industries and asset classes. 

In this role, you will be part of an asset finance business that is contributing to the energy transition and supporting the sustainability and decarbonization goals of our clients; designing financing solutions to help clients stay up to date with the latest technology; providing innovative and tailored capital solutions to support renewable energy, zero emission mobility and sustainable waste management; and developing bespoke loan solutions for clients. You will have the opportunity to research new exciting live opportunity, develop your financial modelling skills, and prepare and present your work to senior stakeholders. Additionally, you will work with asset finance and industry experts and gain exposure to portfolio management, risk analysis, and be involved in the creation of transaction documents.

 

  1. Platts Q4 - December 2021.
  2. At 30 Sep 2021 in the Specialised and Asset Finance division.
  3. Energy Risk Awards 2022.
  4. Energy Risk Awards 2022 and Energy Risk Asia Awards 2021.
  5. Energy Risk Asia Awards 2021.
  6. ASX Futures 24 (SFE) Monthly Report Mar 22.

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