INTERN: Financial Institution Coverage

Internship|Hong Kong|Corporate and Investment Banking

INTERN: Financial Institution Coverage

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Internship Corporate and Investment Banking


Responsibilities :

Join a team of senior professionals overlooking financial institutional clients for Socgen group in Asia (Hedge Funds, Insurers, Asset Managers, Sovereign Wealth Funds). A great opportunity to get exposure to an investment bank’s full suite of products (from Asset Backed Product, Real Estate, DCM and ECM, FX, Fixed Income, Equity, Derivatives and Prime Services) while understanding the act of placing client need at the core the commercial strategy.

  • Provide assistance to the Hong Kong coverage team
  • Work on financial industry reviews, client mapping and client intelligence

Profile required

Profile Requirements:

  • Currently studying towards a Bachelors or Masters degree in Finance, Economics, Engineering or similar 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, and excellent Excel knowledge is required
  • Team-oriented, self-motivated and innovative
  • Good time management and the ability to multi-task
  • Fluent is English is mandatory

This is a 2-3 month full-time internship with Societe Generale in Hong Kong whereby you will work within one business line / support function for the period. In order to apply for an internship opportunity with us, please ensure you are currently studying towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree and that you are available for the 2-3 month period on a full-time basis

Business insight

Company Description

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

Department Description

The Financial Institutions Group (FIG) was created to better serve a key clientele (banks, insurance companies, asset managers, Hedge Funds and international financial institutions) with specific needs by gathering the intelligence and the technical expertise necessary to cover FIs. FIG aligns coverage and product expertise and provides an integrated and global offering to financial institutions

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 210008FX
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2021/06/01
Publication date: 2021/03/18