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Quantitative Risk

Creating exceptional value products and services is what we do best here at RWE npower. To do this, we manage hundreds of millions of pounds of financial risks each year; so it’s a key focus for the business.

Over the course of 18 months, our expert training and support will help you become a specialist quantitative analyst. What’s more, you’ll learn to harness cutting-edge modelling techniques that will enable you to develop innovative solutions to the risks we face in the energy industry. Devising methods to tackle market, derivative, credit or operational risks will all be part of your role. You’ll also touch on pricing and setting trading limits, as well as designing and valuing transactions, like exotic hedges and sales.

The scheme will provide you with a wealth of experience and you’ll be presenting your findings to senior management from the moment you start.

Over 18 months, your placements will give you the opportunity to apply all of your academic understanding of Quantitative Finance to real situations and take on real commercial issues.

You will be assigned to exciting placements which could include:

  • Structuring and valuation of risks in sales
  • Structuring and valuation of risks in hedge transactions
  • Portfolio risk modelling Risk controlling


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