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DISCOVER TECH AND TRADING
AT OPTIVER EUROPE

Accelerate your growth

Discover Optiver, a leading global trading firm powered by technical innovation.

Ready to accelerate your growth in one of the most dynamic and fascinating industries there is?
For 35+ years, Optiver has been improving financial markets around the world, making them more transparent and efficient for all participants. With our focus on cutting-edge engineering, data science and research, we actively trade on 50+ exchanges, where we’re trusted to always provide accurate buy and sell pricing – no matter the market conditions. To be not only active, but also precise, across such a volume of markets and products is a hugely complex challenge – which is exactly what we thrive on. Are you someone who embraces constant innovation and strategic thinking in the pursuit of excellence? Watch the videos below to meet some of our team members and hear about their journeys to Optiver. You might just see yourself in them.

For some, a career only begins after graduating from university. With Optiver’s summer internship programme, your work improving the market starts today.

THERE ARE LOTS OF MYTHS ABOUT TRADING.
OPTIVER PREFERS THE REALITY.

At Optiver, we believe the best equipped go furthest. To enable you to hit the ground running, our summer internship delivers everything you need to feel productive, motivated and balanced. This means no detail is overlooked in taking care of your total Spend some time with the Optiver team, and a couple things become clear: there is no single path to a successful, lucrative career here, and there is no single major that’s best suited to it.

REALITY

Very few traders at Optiver have a degree in finance. And many had no prior investing experience.

MYTH

You need to have a degree in finance or experience in investing to become a trader.

REALITY

Yes, trading is risky. But at Optiver, our success is largely due to our ability to manage that risk

MYTH

To succeed in trading, you must be willing to make risky bets.

REALITY

As a market maker, the opposite is true. We lend stability and liquidity to the market, which is good for everyone.

MYTH

Traders seek loopholes to gain an unfair advantage in the market

Now that we’ve dispelled some of the untruths about trading,
discover more about what it’s like to work at
a leading global market maker.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR
GRADUATE OPPORTUNITIES

Interning at Optiver? Click here to explore our European Internship Programme. If you have any questions reach out to us at: [email protected]

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