Derivatives and structured products lawyer to cover the derivatives and structured products of the group currently conducted from a Japan local subsidiary duly registered as type 1 financial instruments business operator. The role itself is situated in Tokyo.
Reporting to the Head of Legal in Japan, the successful candidate will provide legal advice on and handle documentation of matters in relation to:
- Bespoke structured derivative products, mostly on equity underlying, including bespoke indices and credit derivatives underlying.
- Bond repacks and bespoke structured transactions.
- OTC and Master agreements in general (ISDA Master Agreement, GMSLA, GMRA and JSDA).
The successful candidate will: (i) coordinate with external counsel on the above as required during the life of a transaction, and with the Hong Kong office and Head Office in Paris as the need arises; and (ii) handle transversal or ancillary issues that may arise in connection with the above.