Mergermarket Consulting Limited

M&A Research Analyst– Japanese speaking – Hong Kong

Mergermarket Consulting Limited
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Posted on 13 Jul 2020

M&A Research Analyst– Japanese speaking – Hong Kong

Mergermarket Consulting Limited

Job Highlights

  • Good computer skills (Esp excel)
  • Knowledge of research methodologies
  • Fluency in English & Japanese

Job Description

Mergermarket’s research division is looking to hire a full time analyst with strong language skills to be based in Hong Kong.

Mergermarket is a global provider of in-depth analysis and forward-looking information on corporate strategy and M&A activity for investment banks, private equity firms, advisors and corporate clients.

The position offers unique opportunities to get full exposure to M&A markets and to familiarize on Equity Capital Market activities in overall Asia. The role will primarily involve researching, evaluating and pricing mergers and acquisitions as well as producing in-depth sector and country reports.

Main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Performing desktop research on real-time M&A transactions
  • Interpreting financial data and other financial information in relation to M&A transactions
  • Contributing to and producing reports and data for publications based on this research using specialised knowledge of the M&A arena and the financial markets;
  • Quality checking the historical database to ensure it reflects and provides a consistent high standard of data and analysis
  • Analyzing specific transactions to determine whether or not they meet the database inclusion criteria
  • Cleaning and updating the database to ensure that deal records, company records and individual profiles are accurate and comprehensive
  • Tracking and updating a specific universe of private equity firms in terms of their activity.

Following qualifications are expected for an ideal candidate:

  • Fluency, including knowledge of business terminology, in English and Japanese;
  • A Business, Finance, Economics degree or equivalent preferred;
  • Detail-oriented, diligent and with a genuine interest in M&A/Corporate Finance
  • Understanding of financial statements;
  • Good computer skills (especially Excel);
  • Highly numerate;
  • Knowledge of research methodologies

Additional Information

Career Level
Not Specified
Qualification
Not Specified
Years of Experience
N/A
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Mergermarket is a global M&A news and intelligence provider, producing in-depth analysis and forward-looking information on corporate strategy and M&A activity to the financial community.

Headquartered in London, we have a global presence with regional head offices in New York and Hong Kong and other key offices in San Francisco, Mumbai, Sydney, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo.

Additional Company Information

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