Foreign exchange (fx)
A panel-debate style forum moderated by Risk's Nick Sawyer on settlement risk in the foreign exchange marketplace.
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Barclays Capital blazed a trail in establishing foreign exchange as an asset class in its own right and continues to do so. The past year has seen the bank extend its FX index products range to make it a leader in its class. BarCap now has a complete...
Investors have been putting on foreign exchange carry trades “aggressively” in recent months, say analysts at Barclays Capital, but the risk of a disastrous unwind is at its remotest level since 2007. The carry trade consists of going long currencies...
Proposals by financial supervisors in Europe and North America to introduce more stringent regulation of derivatives markets, including the clearing of over-the-counter trades with a central counterparty (CCP), are largely unnecessary in the foreign exchange...
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has created a new hedging technology to cope with foreign exchange volatility, which spiked earlier this year. The structure, which goes by the name of Quampo, blends the features of quanto technology, a currency hedged investment,...
CLS Bank, the multi-currency cash settlement system provider, is aiming to settle same-day US dollar/Canadian dollar and US dollar/Mexican peso currency trades by the end of 2010, according to chief executive Rob Close.
Many company treasury departments were slow to respond to rising volatility in the foreign exchange market, along with a shift in the direction of the US dollar last year. Are corporates changing their hedging policies in response? By Peter Madigan
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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