Capital Markets Correspondent
Financial and Risk
Financial Fixed Income
Published by Thomson Reuters, IFR is the world’s leading provider of international capital markets intelligence, offering real-time, daily and weekly news on major debt and equity financings to a professional audience. IFR’s flagship weekly magazine has been printed since 1974, and the Asian edition since 1997. IFR’s real-time coverage is available to users of Thomson Reuters Eikon.
IFR is seeking an experienced and motivated reporter to join its equity capital markets coverage team. The ideal candidate will be able to combine speed with attention to detail, and must show an interest in both breaking news and delivering market-leading insight and analysis.
Located in Hong Kong or Tokyo and covering a beat that stretches from Japan to Australia, this role focuses on major deals in Asia’s fast-moving equity markets. As underwriters and exchanges compete for the next major ‘new economy’ listing and investors search for returns, Asia’s capital markets are at the forefront of the action.
The successful candidate will join a close-knit team responsible for providing value-added coverage of major share issues and market developments for the various IFR platforms, working to both real-time and weekly deadlines.
He or she will need to build strong relationships with market participants and be able to explain deals and market trends clearly and accurately.
The role would suit an enthusiastic reporter capable of identifying new information and fresh angles on a competitive beat.
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