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Sample cover letter for Full Time position at sig



A selective Proprietary Trading company such as SIG will be interested in my diverse experience as an entrepreneur and in the area of finance. I am interested in a position as a trader with SIG. My academic background is in Finance and International Business, i've also opened up multiple small businesses (while still in school) and interned and then worked for a brokerage firm where I developed a love for finance and an enthusiasm for the markets and trading. My passion for trading the markets has grown substantially; I am extremely eager to learn and implement new strategies; A position with SIG is the best way to accomplish that goal.

As an entrepreneur, I enjoy working hard. Calculating risks balances my bold personality.

I am confident, decisive, and set high goals for myself. More importantly, I have the discipline to achieve those goals.

The value I can add in the short term will center around my passion for analysis. I am confident SIG will benefit from having a confident, decisive, goal-oriented person with the discipline and tenacity to be very successful.

I look forward to speaking with you soon.

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