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Corporate Actions Analyst
Posted on 5/20/2022
London, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Previous Asset Servicing experience mainly in global corporate action event processing
  • Strong knowledge of various corporate actions, which includes income, mandatory and voluntary events for all global markets
  • Good understanding of corporate actions nuances for different regions; knowledge of dividend withholding tax implications across markets
  • Experience working with technology partners to define/improve corporate action processes to achieve efficiencies and cost savings
  • Good grasp of the risks associated with income, mandatory and voluntary corporate actions
  • Understanding of dividend reclaim processing is desirable
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong MS Excel background required; previous experience with VB/VBA is highly preferred
  • Verify and update corporate actions details in DRW's event management system and monitor upcoming events
  • Handle front to back processing and allocation of corporate action entitlements and liabilities
  • Reconcile entitlements and liabilities against reports from prime broker and resolve any discrepancies
  • Respond to corporate actions queries from internal trading desks and external stakeholders promptly
  • Enhance and streamline corporate action processes so as to minimize risk across income, mandatory and voluntary events
  • Help automate and develop DRWs corporate action capabilities through technology solutions

1,001-5,000 employees

Proprietary trading firm
Company mission
DRW's mission is to build revolutionary finance. The company is doing this by building a system that applies modeling, technology and quantitative research to identify opportunities in the global financial markets.
  • Daily catered breakfast & lunch
  • Massages
  • Social events
  • Gym subsidy
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Monthly tastings
  • Game room
  • On-site yoga classes and meditation
  • Employee led affinity groups
  • Mentor/mentee outings
  • Trivia nights
  • Educational opportunities
  • DRW-sponsored sports teams
  • Poker tournament
  • Private mother's suite
Company Values
  • Integrity - In order to collaborate thoughtfully and build strong relationships, we value transparency and hold ourselves and our people accountable.
  • Critical thought - We like solving problems and discussing technical and research topics. We question what we think we know.
  • Learning - Continual growth and exploration, both formally and in our day-to-day interactions, helps build our skills individually and as a team.
  • Challenge consensus - We achieve the highest standard of success by challenging our decision making every day. Our formula? Strong opinions, loosely held.
  • Preparation - Always be prepared for the expected and the unexpected. We adapt as the markets evolve, and in-depth research helps us do that.
  • Respect - Our work environment is diverse, and that diversity makes us stronger. We collaborate thoughtfully, and hold each other in high regard.
  • Sense of urgency - In a fast-paced industry, we adapt and are always ready to act. Priorities shift, objectives evolve and we move quickly to adjust.