Enron will not centralise risk management

Enron spokesman John Ambler told EPRM that Enron wants to bundle the companiesunder one umbrella because it decided they were worth more collectively thanseparately.

But there are no plans to develop a centralised risk management department forthe newly formed holding company, says Ambler.

Instead, risk management and hedging activities will be conducted by the individualcompanies to the “extent that is necessary”, he says.

The decision to group the companies marks the end of Enron’s efforts tos