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Global Markets Business Controls Office (BCO)
The Global Markets Business Controls Office (BCO) is responsible for the creation, maintenance and oversight of a robust supervision and control infrastructure relating to non-financial risk, including but not limited to compliance with regulatory rules and guidance as well as operational controls in partnership with the business Front Line Unit (FLU).
BCO is a global group with teams in many locations including New York, Charlotte, London, Paris, Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo providing control oversight to Sales, Trading, Electronic/Algorithmic and Research businesses across Global Markets in respect of regulatory and governance programs.
BCO has an open role for a Trade Surveillance Alert Reviewer to work alongside a global team of trade surveillance specialists, focused in one of the following: FX, Rates, Credit, Commodities, Mortgages, Equities, E-Trading. This position will require a good and demonstrable experience in trade surveillance alert investigation and dispositioning and a good understanding of Market Misconduct behaviors and other Trading and Sales applicable regulations related to this asset class, to support key aspects of the bank’s Trade Surveillance Framework in the FLU or 1st Line.
The successful candidate will report to BCO Head in the region where they join Bank of America and will interact on a daily basis with the GM BCO Central Trade Surveillance team. As they undertake trade surveillance alert reviews related to one of the above-mentioned asset classes, they will be expected to propose changes to surveillance scenarios and parameter settings, call out any gaps in surveillance and venue coverage, data quality and completeness, where appropriate.
This will also work closely with the LOB supervisors and senior management/COOs and other support functions (e.g., Compliance, Enterprise Independent Testing (EIT), Risk, Operations and Technology, Legal, Audit and Human Resources). Their goal will be to disposition trade surveillance alerts, identify instances where surveillance can be improved to reduce noise from false-positive alerts and to ensure the lines of business are in compliance with applicable rules, regulations and implementing industry best practices.
Candidate must be able to thrive in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment with primary responsibilities being to:
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