DB Sales, Trading, and Structuring Thoughts

I have an exploding offer and I was wondering if there is anything that I should know about this division before I take it

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Jul 2, 2020 - 12:40pm

whats the role? copy+paste job description.
is this it?


Deutsche Bank dbAchieve Programme - Sales, Trading and Structuring - New York - 2020
United States
New York
Job Description:
Deutsche Bank is Germany's leading bank with strong market positions in Europe and significant presence in the Americas and the Asia-Pacific region. We're driving growth through our strong client franchise, investing heavily in digital technologies, prioritising long term success over short-term gains, and serving society with ambition and integrity. We serve our clients' real economic needs in commercial and investment banking, retail banking and transaction banking, and provide ground-breaking products and services in asset and wealth management. That means a career packed with opportunities to grow and the chance to shape the future of our clients.

About dbAchieve

dbAchieve is an eight-week introduction to a career at Deutsche Bank designed for students who are diverse (for example, students who identify as women, Black, Hispanic/Latinx, LGBTQI, veterans, people with disabilities and those who may be diverse in other ways) and/or students who can show a commitment to diversity. Join us and we'll pack your summer with training sessions, challenging work assignments and networking opportunities. You'll experience our commitment to diversity and an inclusive work environment first hand. Through training, networking sessions, and intensive on the job experience, you'll gain unique insights into the opportunities at Deutsche Bank, discover how global banking works, and learn everything you need to choose the next step in your career. This is a unique opportunity to accelerate your career in financial services and explore the range of career possibilities at Deutsche Bank.

To apply for this program you must be a Sophomore student. Successful interns will be invited back to join us again following their Junior year for our Deutsche Bank Internship Program.

About the business division

Fixed Income & Currencies (FIC) has dbAchieve roles available in sales, trading and structuring.

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.

Fixed Income & Currencies - 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. You will go through two job rotations and gain a wide range of practical experience. You will also benefit from training courses, seminars and a variety of networking events. Working on our day-to-day business as well as on special projects, you will contribute to the innovation of new ideas to help our business grow and our customers achieve their financial goals. You will gain experience in different areas of our business and discover our market-leading solutions first hand.

Your qualifications

We are looking for bright minds with excellent academic records 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.

‒ Are you in your sophomore year?
‒ Are you passionate about trading and sales?
‒ Do you have an interest in business, economics, mathematics, physics or engineering, either as part of your degree or extra-curricular activities?
‒ Do you have strong communication skills and are you fluent in English?
‒ 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?

How to Apply?

Please complete our online application, attaching your resume and a cover letter telling us why you are the ideal candidate for dbAchieve.

For candidates applying for positions in the US:

Our values define the working environment we strive to create – diverse, supportive and welcoming of different views. We embrace a culture reflecting a variety of perspectives, insights and backgrounds to drive innovation. We build talented and diverse teams to drive business results and encourage our people to develop to their full potential. Talk to us about flexible work arrangements and other initiatives we offer.
We promote good working relationships and encourage high standards of conduct and work performance. We welcome applications from talented people from all cultures, countries, races, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, beliefs and generations and are committed to providing a working environment free from harassment, discrimination and retaliation.

  • Prospect in S&T - FI
Jul 2, 2020 - 3:46pm

Deutsche Bank Analyst Internship Programme - IB: FIC Sales, Trading and Structuring - New York - 2021.

This is the role, I can't find the job description online right now. But the general points are that it's 10 weeks, 3 rotations in New York across FIC.

  • Prospect in S&T - FI
Jul 8, 2020 - 2:18am

Currently my only offer, have possibilities for other interviews coming up but nothing for sure. I have done some networking so should at least be able to secure a few other interviews.

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  • Analyst 1 in IB - Gen
Jul 8, 2020 - 11:52pm

let me specify. the roles are all dependent on the group you work in. If you are in structuring, you will be placed in either ABS type or EM structuring roles. Sales will be in their Fixed income sales roles, while trading will be in one of a few trading groups.

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