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Vice President/Director, Attoney - Markets Regulatory/Fixed Income

Hong Kong, , Hong Kong

Job Description:

Your background

  • Attorney must be licensed to practice in New York, England and/or the appropriate jurisdiction(s).
  • Should have minimum 6 years’ experience in regulatory or markets transactional experience, preferably advising clients on major regulatory change initiatives (either internally or as external counsel).
  • Experience/familiarity with Asia-Pacific derivatives regulation required.
  • Experience/familiarity with US and EU derivatives regulation under Dodd-Frank and EMIR/MiFID preferred but not absolutely required
  • Candidate should be a self-starter and quick learner, and must be able to work independently and proactively.
  • Candidate should be someone who can handle multiple complex assignments and navigate a large institution.
  • Candidate must possess superior communication skills and must be able to work collaboratively with others in the Legal Department, the business, and across the company

What you can expect

The role will be providing legal analysis and advice to the Markets and Banking businesses in APR and support functions related to regulatory changes impacting GBAM, including strategic regulatory implementation advice, advocacy support, and regulatory and litigation risk mitigation strategies.  Secondary role supporting APR FICC derivatives lines of business

What you will do

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working with the Regulatory Implementation team and impacted lines of business to manage major regulatory change initiatives, including derivatives regulatory reform, FICC markets structural reforms, data privacy, environmental, social, and governance regulation, IBOR transition, digital asset regulation and resolution stay and planning requirements
  • Working with impacted line of business attorneys to partner on regulatory implementation and advocacy
  • Supporting strategic advocacy efforts for Banking and Markets with regulators and lawmakers directly and through key trade associations
  • Representing the bank on key trade association and industry group efforts
  • Representing GBAM Legal in key internal governance, reporting and approval functions
  • Supporting transactional flow for the fixed income derivatives lines of business

About Bank of America

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 35 countries. In the U.S. alone, we serve almost all of the Fortune 500 companies and approximately 67 million consumer and small-business clients. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the world

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 19 cities in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.

Job Band:

H4

Shift: 

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Your background

  • Attorney must be licensed to practice in New York, England and/or the appropriate jurisdiction(s).
  • Should have minimum 6 years’ experience in regulatory or markets transactional experience, preferably advising clients on major regulatory change initiatives (either internally or as external counsel).
  • Experience/familiarity with Asia-Pacific derivatives regulation required.
  • Experience/familiarity with US and EU derivatives regulation under Dodd-Frank and EMIR/MiFID preferred but not absolutely required
  • Candidate should be a self-starter and quick learner, and must be able to work independently and proactively.
  • Candidate should be someone who can handle multiple complex assignments and navigate a large institution.
  • Candidate must possess superior communication skills and must be able to work collaboratively with others in the Legal Department, the business, and across the company

What you can expect

The role will be providing legal analysis and advice to the Markets and Banking businesses in APR and support functions related to regulatory changes impacting GBAM, including strategic regulatory implementation advice, advocacy support, and regulatory and litigation risk mitigation strategies.  Secondary role supporting APR FICC derivatives lines of business

What you will do

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working with the Regulatory Implementation team and impacted lines of business to manage major regulatory change initiatives, including derivatives regulatory reform, FICC markets structural reforms, data privacy, environmental, social, and governance regulation, IBOR transition, digital asset regulation and resolution stay and planning requirements
  • Working with impacted line of business attorneys to partner on regulatory implementation and advocacy
  • Supporting strategic advocacy efforts for Banking and Markets with regulators and lawmakers directly and through key trade associations
  • Representing the bank on key trade association and industry group efforts
  • Representing GBAM Legal in key internal governance, reporting and approval functions
  • Supporting transactional flow for the fixed income derivatives lines of business

About Bank of America

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 35 countries. In the U.S. alone, we serve almost all of the Fortune 500 companies and approximately 67 million consumer and small-business clients. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the world

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 19 cities in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21069491

Band: H4

Manages People:

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Mitesh Rathod

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
51 KWAI CHEONG ROAD, Hong Kong