Job ref no.: CT3130240-01#0119
Hang Seng Bank

Senior Investment Advisor - Global Macro

Hang Seng Bank

Investment Services – Investment Advisory

Hang Seng's Investment Services business offers a full spectrum of investment products and services to both private and corporate investors. Our customers can invest in over 400 investment funds managed by reputable international fund houses. The funds cover different asset classes, including global equities, bonds, money markets and foreign exchange markets. We also provide asset management services for retirement schemes, institutional investors and charitable organisations.

Our securities services are offered through a wide variety of trading channels - including designated branches and the Internet, as well as automated, manned and mobile phone trading.

We provide various structured products for investors as an alternative investment choice for enhancing their potential returns, while our currency-linked deposits and forex margin trading are able to provide investors with opportunities to capitalise on the FX market. Besides, we also offer bond investments to selected personal customer segments for a stable return.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our department as Senior Investment Advisor - Global Macro.

Principal responsibilities

  • Participate in Wealth and Personal Banking client meetings together with Relationship Managers on daily basis to share investment market views and insightful macroeconomics.
  • Conduct in-depth investment research; evaluate investment strategies and generate investment ideas.
  • Prepare both Chinese and English investment commentaries on daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and ad-hoc basis; assist in providing daily global commentaries and advisory services for Wealth and Personal Banking.
  • Conduct global markets research and assess the suitability of various investment products, in particular Fund products to meet client investment needs.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of initiatives related to the compliance, systems and procedures for the investment advisory function.



  • University degree in Finance, Economics or other relevant qualifications, with passes in the Hong Kong Securities Institute Licensing Examinations, CFA is a plus. Candidates with less academic qualification but possesses relevant work experience will also be considered.
  • Over 10 years’ experience in investment advisory service or private banking, with good knowledge of global / local markets and investment products
  • Fulfillment of the competency requirements to carry out relevant regulated activities as defined under the Securities and Futures Ordinance
  • High level of customer centricity mindset with dedication to deliver exceptional quality services for customers
  • Strong self-motivation, with the ability to work independenlty and under pressure
  • Ability to communicate effectively with good interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Ability to bring divergent ideas to create new and valuable solutions
  • Proficiency in both written English and Chinese, fluency in Putonghua an advantage 

The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Due to the current situation related to the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), we’re leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure we can continue to recruit top talent at the HSBC Group.  As your application progresses, you may be asked to use one of our digital tools to help you through your recruitment journey.  If so, one of our Resourcing colleagues will explain how our video-interviewing technology will be used throughout the recruitment process and will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.

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Job ref no. CT3130240-01#0119
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 10 years - 15 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree