Mergermarket Group is hiring a

Distressed Analyst - Debtwire

New York, United States

Debtwire has an opening for a Distressed Analyst based in our New York office that will be responsible for developing research on distressed credits near or in insolvency reorganization. Content will be mainly focused on identifying and valuing credits displaying signs of an imminent restructuring event.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Publish credit research and ad hoc reports, including same-day analysis of market-moving events, bankruptcy filings and related court proceedings
  • Maintain a minimum daily and monthly level of self-published reports focused on valuation of distressed debt instruments and recovery scenarios


  • Action oriented: The ideal candidate must demonstrate a results-oriented attitude, and also be able to work collaboratively with a dynamic team of journalists
  • Entrepreneurial: Candidates must be willing to pursue creative content and solutions for Debtwire subscribers
  • Team focused: The ideal candidate puts the team first and does not hesitate to stay late or come in early to help accomplish group goals

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum of three years of experience with fundamental credit analysis, distressed investing, corporate restructuring, or similar background; CFA charter holders, MBAs and previous familiarity with the Debtwire product offering is a plus
  • Provide samples of previous distressed and or credit research