Results Associate

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Date: Jan 16, 2019

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90071

Company: Capital Group

Req ID:  25942
Experience Level: Professional 
Other Location(s): N/A  
Relocation offered: Yes
Travel required: None

Come grow with us

At Capital Group, how we work is defined by shared values that include absolute integrity, respect and collaboration. But it’s more than that. It’s smart and highly driven people united in purpose to serve our investors and one another.

Bring your energy and unique perspective to Capital and you’ll have the opportunity to grow with us professionally, personally, and financially. You’ll be part of a team that genuinely cares about helping you succeed. You’ll work alongside talented colleagues, many of whom build long careers while progressing through multiple roles, establishing lifelong friendships and making a difference in our communities. In return for your contributions, you’ll receive premier compensation and benefits, and a company-funded retirement plan that ranks among the most generous.

Information and Insights is a department within Capital Group’s Investment Operations, with presence in Southern California, London, and Singapore. Information and Insights is focused on a number of business critical activities such as uncovering and explaining the “why” of fund and portfolio results, supporting the Capital System through portfolio structures and analyst indices, and ensuring all data is compliant with regulatory and professional standards, just to name a few.


As a Results Associate based in Los Angeles, you will be responsible for will include validation, maintenance, reporting and analysis of the results of the capital system portfolios. 



  • Measure performance by calculating, validating, maintaining, and interpreting portfolio results for retail mutual funds, institutional accounts, composites, Portfolio Managers, and Research Analysts
  • Evaluate performance using portfolio attribution, style analysis, benchmark analysis, transaction and holding analysis (portfolio concentration, portfolio turnover, etc.)
  • Explain calculations to clients, research issues, and fulfill ad hoc requests
  • Participate in departmental projects while partnering with other business units such as our Information Technology Group
  • Optimize processes by automating, enhancing or developing new, to mitigate risks
  • Troubleshoot system issues, research transaction posting, or evaluate how to process and report new investment types



  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, mathematics, economics, statistics, computer science, management information systems, or other quantitative fields required
  • 2+ years of analytical/quantitative business role experience 
  • Domain knowledge in performance measurement and attribution
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze data and processes
  • Interpersonal savvy with an ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • High degree of service orientation, integrity, and accountability



Company Overview:
Founded in 1931, Capital Group is one of the world’s largest and most trusted investment management companies and home to the American Funds. We manage more than US$1.7 trillion in assets, and our 7,500 associates make our clients their first priority every day. When we do our job right, millions of investors around the world fulfill their dreams and financial goals, from home ownership and higher education, to a comfortable retirement. Our long-term investment results and outstanding service set us apart from our competitors, while our workplace sets us apart from other employers. 


We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. 

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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