#GenerationTrader: Taking a business degree into a quant role

Published on 30 June 2022

Trading analytics typically falls into the category of ‘quant’ roles in capital markets. Victoria Bryan, senior analyst at Northern Trust Capital Markets, shows that candidates with a talent for maths can successfully follow a broader career path via business qualifications and still deliver excellent results in an analytical role for traders.

As an analyst, Victoria looks at diversity in the trading ecosystem from a statistical point of view, and outlines why there may be a lack of diversity in certain roles today, how that may change in the future, and offers some good advice on future candidates looking at a career in trading analytics.