Deutsche Bank Analyst Internship Programme - Investment Bank: Fixed Income and Currencies Sales & Trading (Hong Kong)

Our interns are given the opportunity to learn about our business from different viewpoints, giving you a career advantage. Starting with up to a week of classroom-based training, you’ll then complete up to two or three rotations. These will depend on your interests, your location and the needs of our business but you can be sure you'll gain a real understanding of the work we do.

Job Description:

Deutsche Bank is the leading German bank with strong European roots and a global network. We’re driving growth through our strong client franchise. Against a backdrop of increasing globalization in the world economy, Deutsche Bank is very well-positioned, with significant regional diversification and substantial revenue streams from all the major regions of the world.  We serve our clients’ real economic needs in commercial banking, investment banking, private banking and asset management.  We are investing heavily in digital technologies, prioritizing long term success over short-term gains, and serving society with ambition and integrity. All this means a career packed with opportunities to grow and the chance to shape the future of our clients.

About Your Internship Programme

An internship at Deutsche Bank is your stepping stone to success and your first look into what life is like on our Graduate Programme. You’ll become part of a collaborative and inclusive workplace as you build on your technical and interpersonal skills, take on real responsibilities, hear from senior leadership through our speaker series, work on live projects, grow your network and learn first-hand how we deliver for our clients.  If you want the opportunity to shape your own career as well as the future of the financial industry, then we will give you the platform and foundation to do so. Successful interns will be invited to join the Deutsche Bank Graduate Programme.

About Fixed Income and Currencies Sales & Trading

Fixed Income & Currencies builds long-term sustainable relationships with key corporate and institutional clients, combining market-leading trading and structuring with a world-class sales force, to provide clients with access to flow and customised financial solutions across a wide range of cash and derivative products, markets, and regions. Areas of focus within Fixed Income & Currencies are Foreign Exchange, Rates, Credit and Emerging Markets.

The role

Our interns are given the opportunity to learn about our business from different viewpoints, giving you a career advantage. Starting with up to a week of classroom-based training, you’ll then complete up to two or three rotations. These will depend on your interests, your location and the needs of our business but you can be sure you'll gain a real understanding of the work we do.

There are intern roles available within sales, trading and structuring and your day-to-day tasks will vary depending on your role and the desk you’re working on. In FIC you might be pricing products for traders, preparing financial data analysis or refining the way we do forecasts. In Institutional & Treasury Coverage you may be preparing marketing materials for clients or helping to liaise with clients. In Structuring you could be assisting in the origination, execution and structuring of transactions, being closely involved in live deals from day one. In Quantitative Analysis you will be developing models, interfacing with the business and responding to user queries. Whichever areas you experience, the internship is an ideal way of finding out whether a career in these businesses meets your needs and aspirations.

Areas in which you could work:

  • Fixed Income & Currencies (trading & structuring)
  • Institutional & Treasury Coverage (Sales)
  • Quantitative Strategy 

Job Requirements

We recruit highly intelligent interns who are ambitious and adaptable. They have degrees in many different disciplines. Even though good levels of numeracy are important for some roles, you won’t necessarily need a formal mathematical or financial background. We have very comprehensive training programmes that will give you all the technical knowledge you’ll need to build a career with us. Above all, we’re looking for entrepreneurial people who thrive best in a diverse culture where innovation and agile thinking abound.

You should not only be passionate about the world of finance, but also show a keen interest in your chosen field. You already have a record of outstanding academic achievement and you’re eager to go on learning at the same intensive rate. So you’ll thrive on working in a highly collaborative environment with some of the best minds in banking.

Your qualifications

We are looking for bright minds with excellent academic records and some practical work experience to create a positive impact for our customers. We hire for attitude and skillset and are open to applications from a variety of backgrounds and degrees. Programming experience in C++, Python, VBA and Java is considered an advantage for some quantitative desks.

  • Are you in your penultimate year (Graduating by July 2021)
  • Are you passionate about finance and sales?
  • Do you have an academic focus on engineering, mathematics, physics, applied physics, chemistry, computer science, quantitative finance, computational finance,  business, accounting, economics, finance, law, information systems, global business, management or any other comparable subject?
  • Do you have strong communication skills and are you fluent in English?
  • Do you have the resilience and dedication required to keep up with the pace of life in this dynamic business?
  • Can you demonstrate a client-centric approach?
  • Can you work well in a team and inspire others with your ideas?
  • Does the idea of fostering long-term relationships with clients appeal to you?
  • Would you describe yourself as a conscientious, dedicated individual with excellent analytical skills and the ability to build rapport with clients? 

Then we look forward to meeting you!