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Programs and business groups

Commodities and Global Markets

Our Commodities and Global Markets group has over 1,900 staff in 29 markets who provide products and services to clients exposed to commodities and financial markets.

The group combines specialist expertise, risk and capital solutions to help our clients realise opportunities in global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, commodities and technology, media and telecoms.

For more than 40 years, we've partnered with our clients to understand their needs, provide tailored solutions and build long-term relationships. Today, as commodities continue to underpin the building of our cities, as our global energy needs continue to grow, and with technology changing the world, we provide access to more than 200 products across more than 30 market segments.  

In our Commodities and Global Markets group you’ll work on a trading desk in a fast-paced environment. You could be:

  • developing your knowledge of market dynamics
  • tailoring innovative products and solutions for clients
  • producing fundamental market analysis
  • engaging with clients.
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Program locations Sydney
Graduate program 1 year, allocated to a team from February
Internship program Allocated to a team from November to February

Group highlights

No. 2 US physical gas marketer in North America1

$A7.7 billion asset finance portfolio2

Environmental Products Bank of the Year, Oil & Products House of the Year and Derivatives House of the Year 3

No.1 ranked participant on ASX Futures Market4

Our teams in Commodities and Global Markets

Our Central team fosters and develops various non-division specific, early stage or cross-divisional initiatives. Our Central Risk team provides businesses globally with pricing and risk management assistance, and an independent view on how risk is managed and represented in trading systems.

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

Our Equity Derivatives and Trading team focuses on the distribution of Asian, Australian and South African equity derivative products to global customers, with market leading single stock capacity. Our coverage includes warrants, and tailored equity solutions and trading expertise, for corporate and high net worth clients.

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

Our Futures team provides a full range of execution, clearing and financing solutions to corporate and institutional clients, providing continuous 24-hour coverage of all major markets globally. The division has specialist expertise in energy, freight, grains and soft commodities as well as a market leading position in Australian interest rate products.

Our Specialised and Asset Finance team is a global provider of specialist finance and asset management solutions. Our expertise enables us to develop innovative finance solutions across a range of industries around the globe.

  1. Platts Q4 – December 2020. 
  2. At 31 March 2021 in the Specialised and Asset Finance division. 
  3. 2020 Energy Risk Awards.
  4. ASX Limited, as at 30 September 2020.

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