Name: Sydney Maidza, MIFM. Knowledge & Skills: Global and local financial markets analysis Macroeconomic strategy analysis Valuation of businesses and projects for investment making decision advise provision Strong knowledge of financial market products; Equities, Bonds, Forex, Commodities, Derivatives. A good understanding and knowledge of insurance products Understanding of S.A. and global investment markets In-depth understanding of compliance issues, global and S.A regulatory requirements Capital market expectations setting Investment research report writing Investment recommendation making Equity & debt capital raising, · Deal structuring andproposals Quantitative research and financial modelling · Marketand credit risk management· Derivativepricing, modelling and analysis· Riskmeasures including Greeks and Value-at-Risk (VaR)· Econometricand financial time series analysis and forecasting· Broad knowledge oftrading activities, functions, products and markets Ability to manage risk in portfolio Technical analysis Quantitative analysis Training and assessing learning Competencies: Strategic thinker and ability to re-align timeously in line with market dictates. Strong leadership and people management skills essential.
Strong sales / customer and business development skills. Strong communication and presentation skills – verbal and written. Discretion and an understanding of the need for client confidentiality Strong time management A target-driven mindset High standards. Relationship building. Strong influencing and negotiating skills. Planning skills. Decision-making.
Sound business judgment Attention to detail and accuracy Ability to take the initiative, self- starter Team player Respect for compliance and controls Commitment to learning High tolerance for work pressure Persuading and influencing Presenting and communicating information A flexible approach to work An ethical and professional approach to work.