Asia Risk awards 2010: Currency derivatives House of the year

Asia Risk awards 2010: Currency derivatives House of the year

nitin-gulabani

Global markets operations, including currency derivatives desks, faced a strategic crossroads at the end of 2009. Should they continue to look for new risks to finance, new clients to open lines with and new ways to manage risks, or should they retreat into core markets and operations to sit out the next phase of the crisis? In many ways, the decision was a function of capital strength and access to liquidity. Standard Chartered remained committed to bolstering its derivatives offerings to clien