CO-OP: Debt Capital Markets Analyst


About RBC
Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. We are one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 37 other countries.. For more information, please visit

Who we are…
RBC Capital Markets is a premier investment bank that provides a focused set of products and services to corporations, institutional investors and governments around the world. With more than 7,000 professionals, we operate out of 70 offices in 15 countries across North America, the U.K., Europe, and Asia-Pacific. We work with clients in over 100 countries around the globe to deliver the expertise and execution required to raise capital, access markets, mitigate risk and acquire or dispose of assets. According to Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters, we are ranked among the top 10 global investment banks.
(Source: Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters)

Built on Strong Foundations:
RBC Capital Markets is part of a leading provider of financial services, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC). Operating since 1869, RBC has more than USD900 billion in assets and is amongst a small group of highly rated global banks. RBC, Canada’s largest bank by assets and market capitalization,  is a top 10 bank globally and the fourth largest in North America.
( Source: Bloomberg)

Our Value Proposition…
At RBC Capital markets, we focus on the relationships we’ve built and our five guiding principles as the cornerstones of our vision to be A Premier Investment Bank.  This approach shapes our partnership culture, how we promote our employees, the way we do business, and our daily interaction with clients.

Our Debt Capital Markets group:
Dept Capital Markets provides a broad range of fixed income services to domestic and international clients, including corporates, financial institutions, governments and SSAs. The Debt Capital Markets group in Canada primarily responsible for structuring and marketing public and private debt instruments in both investment grade and high yield. The group works closely with investment banking, sales and trading, derivatives and foreign exchange teams to achieve optimal execution for our evolving client base. Our debt finance franchise is the clear leader in corporate origination in Canada and uniquely global in nature, with significant capabilities in all major currencies.


  • Pursuit of a degree in Commerce, Finance, Math or related field.
  • A self-starter and strong team player with ability to work well in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills. Financial modeling experience would be desired.
  • Knowledge of accounting (ability to interpret financial statements) and solid understanding of credit metrics is essential.
  • Knowledge of general capital markets as well as interest in corporate bond markets.
  • Advanced MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word skills are a must. Strong Access skills a plus.
  • High regard for detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work extended hours and on weekends when required.


The Debt Capital Markets co-op student will be responsible for performing financial analysis and modeling, drafting market commentary, updating and maintaining databases, assisting in the preparation of client presentations, coordinating weekly pricing and providing general support to the debt capital markets group.

Application Details

This is a Co-op position.  Please contact Student Placement Officer, Shannon Garnier, for details.