Group Risk Management

The Group Risk Management Division provides risk management oversight and advisory services to the operations teams across HKEX; balancing the commercial needs of the organisation with financial and operational stability and its mandate for public interest. The Divisional Management Trainee programme within the Group Risk Management Division will focus on financial risk management (market, credit and liquidity risk) across our markets, post-trade and corporate fund management operations. 

Role Description

  • Support the Group Risk Management Division in providing financial risk oversight of the HKEX operations
  • Gain experience of market, liquidity and credit risk management practices
  • Participate in the development of financial risk policies and financial modelling
  • Contribute to HKEX Group's default management activities
  • Develop an understanding of Hong Kong's equities, derivatives and OTC exchanges and clearing houses
  • Collaborate with HKEX market development, market and post-trade functions to develop new market products
  • Gain regulatory exposure and understanding of Hong Kong's market stability practices 


  • Fresh graduate in 2020, or recent graduate in the last two years with less than 2 years of work experience after graduation
  • Bachelor’s degree or above, majoring in Risk Management, Finance, Engineering, Economics, Statistic or International Business/Policy
  • On track for, or achieved, minimum 2:1 degree (UK), or 3.5 GPA (Hong Kong or US) or equivalent
  • Commercial awareness and interest in global financial markets
  • Some familiarity with the financial services sector of Hong Kong
  • Excellent command of both written and spoken in English. Ability to communicate in Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) would be an advantage