The Equity Analyst internship is a 10 week summer program that exposes you to the financial markets through classroom instruction, individual and group projects and shadowing opportunities. At the end of the internship, you will become comfortable with the analysis of financial statements and the events that impact capital markets.
Our Equity Analyst interns work closely with experienced analysts to proactively stay abreast of industry news, analyzing company fundamentals and identifying catalysts to determine their impact on equity valuations and underlying stock volatility. You will have the opportunity to identify company and sector-specific drivers while utilizing fundamental valuation skills to provide impacting research and generate trading ideas as a sector generalist.
The research team is passionate about the markets. As an intern, you will work closely with other analysts and interact with traders to follow intra-day market activity. You will be exposed early-on to a broad spectrum of macro and industry specific factors that drive markets. Throughout the internship, Spot hosts a variety of social and educational activities to foster collaboration while introducing you to Chicago and our industry.
It is extremely fast-paced, and we only seek people who thrive in high-pressure situations. You will be challenged to gain new insights and engage in critical thinking every day. We provide a team-focused environment where our employees learn from and support each other.
We are looking for juniors pursing a bachelor’s degree in Business or Economics or a related field who possess exceptional quantitative skills. You should have a passion for the markets, and an aptitude for digesting and analyzing new market-based information quickly and succinctly.