Dear Ms. Ana Whitaker,
I am applying for the position of Fixed Income Trader with Investment Professionals, Inc.
I have a master’s degree in finances with a strong focus on mathematics and other courses that helped to build my quantitative skills. I also completed an internship to gain firsthand experience in this field. I have excellent research skills with the ability to gather all the information needed to evaluate new and existing investments to determine which course of action to pursue.
The information collected includes current market trends, prices, histories and risk factors associated with each investment. I possess very strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to build and maintain good working relationships with clients. I have the ability to monitor all trade breaks, cancellations and modifications and to find a suitable solution to any issues that arise.
I have the skills to monitor the financial market to stay updated on all activity relevant to your company and to prepare regular updated reports to be analyzed in an effort to keep you informed of all the latest information available. I am confident and I have the ability to make good decisions without hesitation that will help your company grow.
I have very strong work ethics and I always comply with the laws, regulations and company’s policies associated with this field. I thrive in this type of fast-paced environment and I work well under pressure. I completely understand the responsibilities and demands associated with this job and I am certain that I have what it takes to hold this position successfully.
Please call (555)-555-5555 to arrange an interview.
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