Fixed Income Research Analyst / Portfolio Manager

New York City, NY, United States
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New York City, NY, United States
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New York Life Investments (NYLIM), an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of New York Life Insurance Company, is a top 25 global asset management firm. With more than $500 billion in assets under management, NYLIM is a premier investment management firm serving a variety of client segments including retail, institutional, insurance and defined contribution and benefit on a global basis. New York Life Investments offers a diverse set of investment capabilities ranging from traditional equity and fixed income to alternative investment strategies and multi-asset solutions. Renowned for its premier investment acumen and client focus, NYLIM’s vision is to be one of the most trusted providers of investment management expertise and long-term financial security.





The role is within NYLIM’s Multi-Asset Solutions Group (“MAS”), NYLIM’s multi-asset specialists with over $13.0 billion in assets under management as of June 2018. MAS is primarily responsible for managing a range of multi-asset products and providing multi-asset and global economic thought leadership.

We currently have a position open in our New York location for a highly skilled fixed income research analyst focusing on fixed income investment strategy and portfolio construction to support MAS’s portfolio managers in managing our multi-asset products. The individual will report to the team’s senior portfolio manager and co-head of MAS.

  • Researching and communicating investment opportunities and capital market insights
  • Portfolio optimization and scenario analysis, including the delivery of portfolio analytics and investment analysis to the sales force, advisors and other business partners
  • Support research projects on portfolio construction and multi-asset class investment strategies   
  • Writing for the firm’s flagship publications, blogs and other reports
  • Developing preparing presentation materials to support the firm’s weekly strategy calls and client meetings
  • Supporting the MainStay sales force in client/prospect meetings and presentations


Job Requirements:

  • Experience in fixed income portfolio management or fixed income trading a must
  • Programming experience in e.g. Matlab, R, Python a plus
  • Strong written, analytical and quantitative skills
  • Strong PC skills, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Experience in portfolio optimization, simulation and stress-testing a plus
  • Experience with tools such as Bloomberg, Factset, Aladdin, POINT, Yieldbook, a plus
  • Presentation skills a must
  • Advanced degrees and CFA are pluses
  • Ability to work collaboratively to achieve team objectives
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and complete them on time






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