Analyzing financial information relating to specific companies, e.g. company results, profit and loss and cash flow statements;
Regular communication with the management of the companies and their investor relations team, usually over the telephone but sometimes at their premises, e.g. at company result meetings;
keeping up to date with market developments, new investment products and all other areas that can affect the markets.
writing research reports and investment ideas to be sent to clients;
ensuring that they meet the numerous compliance regulations;
Maintaining regular communication with clients by telephone, email and in person, including updating fund managers/hedgefunds on investment ideas and summaries of research;
Making presentations and recommendations as to which funds should be included in fund managers' portfolios.