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Mesirow Financial Inc. is seeking a Fixed-Income Trader, preferably with a strong quantitative analytics background, to join the municipal trading team. Reporting to the Head of Municipal Trading, this candidate will focus on developing the team’s institutional account distribution capabilities, while working to enhance tools and processes. Trading will focus nationally, across the yield curve within the high grade sector. The ideal candidate will have solid interpersonal and communication skills, a deep understanding of the municipal bond market and deep account relationships. We are looking for a team player with an entrepreneurial mindset and an ability to manage budding initiatives alongside daily workflow.
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