Senior Trader Resume Example

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Aleksi Hemila

Address: Puutarhakatu 20, 01680, Helsinki, Finland
Email address: aleksihemila@gmail.com
Phone number: 040 666 0908

Profile

Results-oriented professional with 7 years of experience in financial markets. Expert in trading equities, options, and futures for a personal account with an extraordinary proven track record of success offering great analytical skills and ability to manage a high-value portfolio and outperform colleagues in revenue and profits.

Work experience

10/2016 - 02/2019, Senior Equity Trader, Five Rings Capital, Inc., Helsinki, Finland
  • Managed ongoing trade maintenance while contributing to the implementation of improvements to the system infrastructure and control environment.
  • Managed currency trading for hedging and equity settlement in both freely traded and restricted currencies.
  • Outperformed colleagues in profitability and client satisfaction; ranked 1 out of over 50 traders within two years.
  • Presented daily to sales and trading managers and executives to participate in idea generation and decision-making for clients.
06/2012 - 10/2016, Junior Equity Trader, Capital Group, Inc., Helsinki, Finland
  • Generated long-term trading strategies that were appropriate for the market environment and executed trades on a daily basis.
  • In order improve communication and effectiveness, liaised with other professionals.
  • Managed $4 million long portfolio with 70% focus on entertainment-related firms.   
06/2011 - 08/2011, FX Intern, IG Group, Inc., Helsinki, Finland
  • Helped strategist with research and information handling for reports related to FX, commodities, and fixed income.
  • Executed options trades to assist with portfolio management for five senior traders.
  • Reviewed daily trading activity and performed other duties as required.

Education

09/2011 - 05/2012, Financial Management, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Master's degree

GPA: 3.95

09/2008 - 05/2011, Accounting and Finance, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Bachelor's degree

Top 2% of the Program

Clubs and Societies: Political Society, Riding Club, TEDx Club

09/2004 - 05/2008, High School, Eiran Aikuislukio, Mikkeli, Finland

Graduated with Distinction (Grade 1 - A/excellent equivalent in all 4 subjects)

Skills

Languages Skills
Finnish
English
German
Computer Skills
Microsoft Office
Metastock, TradingView
Ally Invest, E-Trade
NinjaTrader
Plus500
FXPro
Interpersonal Skills
Ability to Work under Pressure
Analytical Skills
Communication Skills
Good Team Player
Leadership Skills
Multitasking

Volunteering

05/2010 - 08/2010, Fund Allocator, The Finnish Association for Mental Health, Mikkeli, Finland
06/2010 - 08/2010, English Tutor, Go Overseas, Beijing, China

Certificates

08/2012, The Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA), Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

Hobbies

Exploring distant lands
Getting lost in a good book
Every kind of sport

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