U.S. Bank CDO Analyst in London, United Kingdom
At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions.
The Collateralized Debt Obligation Group (CDO) is a division within U.S. Bank Global Corporate Trust Services. CDOs are structured finance vehicles that issue both debt and equity liabilities, with the proceeds being used to buy a portfolio of collateral. Typical types of collateral include syndicated bank loans, corporate bonds, asset-backed securities (ABS), mortgage-backed securities (MBS), and Mezzanine debt. Responsibilities include: reads and interprets CDO indentures with regard to reporting requirements; creates technical report specifications from indenture language; performs portfolio compliance tests on a selection of structured fixed income deals (trade testing); compiles monthly and quarterly investor reports; interacts with asset managers, investors, auditors and rating agencies; interprets the reporting sections of the governing deal documents; assists with the modeling of calculations onto a variety of in-house systems.
Bachelor's degree in business, finance, economics or accounting, or equivalent work experience
Two to four years of relevant work experience
Thorough understanding of syndicated bank loans, fixed income securities, securitization, trading or mutual funds
Ability to identify and resolve exceptions and to interpret data
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Ability to perform multiple tasks and meet established deadlines in a dynamic working environment with minimal supervision
Proficient computer navigation skills using a variety of software packages including Microsoft Office applications
We offer an exciting, fast-paced and diverse working environment with employees of many different nationalities. We provide benefits to help you protect your health and financial security; and give you peace of mind. We also invest in your career growth with development resources that give you the opportunity to stretch and shine.
Our 74,000 employees work across departments to help our millions of retail, business, wealth management, payment, commercial and corporate, and investment services customers across the country and around the world turn their dreams into reality. Our employees are empowered to create change and drive our future, and we pride ourselves on diligently and ethically upholding U.S. Bank’s best-in-class financial record and legacy of more than 150 years in banking. Most importantly, we put people first, cultivating and treasuring meaningful relationships with the customers we serve, the colleagues we support and the communities where we live and work.