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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: Analyst/Associate

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Salary: $110K - $243K

Hummingbird Capital is a hedge fund firm located in Greater Chicago Area that specializes in market-neutral portfolio construction using sector edge and a fundamental catalyst-driven approach to attain risk-adjusted returns. The investment strategy emphasizes non-consensus idea generation, focusing on factor neutrality, fundamental analysis, and identifying a clear cut catalyst path to target a high Sharpe ratio. Details below.

Role Description

This is a full-time role for a Hedge Fund Analyst. The Hedge Fund Analyst will work on generating investment ideas, perform research and due diligence, construct and manage portfolios, and prepare reports. The role is located in Greater Chicago Area.


  • Strong background in Investments, Finance, and Trading
  • Knowledge of Equities and Alternative Investments, and their market dynamics
  • Demonstrated experience in generating non-consensus investment ideas with a focus on catalyst-driven approaches
  • Ability to conduct in-depth research and due diligence on companies and industries
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Finance, Mathematics, Economics, or related field
  • CFA or relevant certification is a plus