Multi Asset Trading Desk - Trader (m|f|d)

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As the asset manager of Munich Re and ERGO, MEAG makes a significant contribution to the success of Munich Re Group. Our staff bring together peerless know-how in all the relevant asset classes and are the driving force behind our success as one of the world’s top asset managers. We are an unbeatable team – something we have once again impressively demonstrated during the Corona crisis. MEAG - All assets. One team.

The Trader will be responsible for performing all transactions for our mandates – focus Fixed Income and FX –  Cash and Derivatives. It is a front office focused role, and the team will interact and collaborate closely with portfolio managers.


  • Trading of Fixed Income and FX transactions (cash and derivatives) using a mixture of high-touch and low-touch execution methods
  • Responsible for performing orders in line with our best execution and risk management practices, policies and procedures
  • Close collaboration with portfolio managers and adding value by identifying actionable investment and liquidity opportunities and best approach for trade implementation
  • Process passive and systematic overlay strategies (create, maintain and unwind hedging strategy for clients)
  • Generating TCA reports and tracking various trading and portfolio related information on a daily basis
  • Keep up to date with developments of market structure (including regulatory changes and requirements), trading practices, technology and liquidity providers
  • Build reliable and active trading relationships, being central point of contact for external market participants
  • Take ownership for optimization and projects in order to continuously improve trading processes including the use of TCA


  • University degree in economics or comparable as well as more than 5 years of experience in of relevant trading experience, ideally across a wide area of instruments
  • Sound and broad understanding of Fixed Income and FX market structures and trading strategies – cash and derivatives
  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail with the ability to work under pressure, with strict deadlines combined with strong risk awareness
  • Good knowledge of regulatory, operational, liquidity and investment risks
  • Strong decision-making ability (situational, fast) and quick thinking to resolve difficult implementation situations
  • Progressive pro-technology mindset and ability to leverage technology to improve effectiveness and efficiency
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work collaboratively and efficiently within all stakeholders in both German and English

Job Benefits:

MEAG stands not only for a partnership-based relationship with customers, but also for fair treatment of applicants and employees. Regardless of gender. So if we use the masculine form of personal names, this is done solely for reasons of reading flow. Severely handicapped applicants will be given preferential consideration if their aptitude is otherwise essentially the same.

You can expect a challenging field of activity that you can work in autonomously. We give you the freedom to contribute your own ideas on how you want to shape your career, and we foster your personal development with additional training measures. With us you will find a close-knit group of colleagues who value openness, respect and teamwork. In addition to a modern workplace in Munich’s Schwabing district, you will also benefit from attractive and performance-based remuneration. Bring your assets with you and make our team even stronger - opt for a secure future with attractive career prospects and an international orientation! We look forward to receiving your online application with CV, references and academic certificates via the "Apply now" button.

  • Olaf Thielemann
  • HR Business Partner
  • +49 89 2489 2028

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