Lawyer- Structured Products
Very interesting role has just come up within a Multinational Investment Bank here in London.
The Corporate Investment Bank branch, is looking to hire a Qualified Lawyer to join them on a contractual basis, for at least 6 months.
The team provides legal coverage to the securitised derivatives and structured products businesses within the Markets division of the CIB in EMEA.
The team works closely with the Structured Investments Distributor Marketing and Equity Derivatives line of businesses.
About the role:
The role encompasses four broad areas - transactional, advisory, platform projects and regulatory implementation. The candidate will be involved in an interesting mix of transactions ranging from private placements of flow products, public offers involving one or multiple European jurisdictions to highly customised products that are tailored to the investor's investment criteria. The candidate will also be identifying and advising the business on regulatory and cross-border issues in delivering products to the end market or when the business wishes to employ a new distribution model or enter new markets.
The team also manages any regulatory implementation for the securitised issuance business in EMEA - recent efforts include MiFID II, PRIIPs, PD3, Swiss FinSA and Brexit.
-Licensed to practise Law
-A team player, confident and proactive, enjoys regular interaction with Sales & Trading
-Exceptionally organised and has great communication skills
-Fluent in drafting, including the ability to draft "plain language" disclosure documents
-Experienced with structured products and derivatives documentation
-Familiar with negotiating distribution agreements and licence agreements
-Interested in transactional and policy work, including regulatory implementation
-Able to advise the business on cross-border issues spanning across multiple asset classes and product wrappers and has good commercial awareness
If this sounds like you, or someone you may know, please do not hesitate to get in touch!
Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.