Volume 17, Issue 2, 2013
End-users will hedge more with firms such as BP, Shell and Vitol as banks face ban on prop trading, say market participants
In this white paper, Gordon Russell, Global Head of Risk at Broadridge Investment Management Solutions argues that the chances of survival in this new environment will be greater for funds that implement solutions to efficiently and cost-effectively manage data and risk.
More Hedging articles
In this paper, Magnus Wobben, Tilman Huhne, Yuri Ivanov and Sebastian Hanneken examine the impact of market incompleteness on the valuation of gas storage contracts. In contrast to prior research, ...
Basis risk continues to worry pension funds, consultants say, despite the latest attempt by Deutsche Bank to create a flexible index-based longevity hedge
More energy importing countries are in talks about hedging fuel purchases after Morocco’s sovereign hedging deal, say bankers
Falling over-the-counter energy volumes in Europe and the US push liquidity to top of risk management agenda
Regulator introduces new risk monitor to scrutinise market risks and act as early-warning indicator
We present an alternative approach to hedging in incomplete markets. A corresponding alternative risk-minimization algorithm that identifies an optimal hedging portfolio consistent with initial capital...
A conservative yet flexible jet fuel hedging programme has proven successful for Etihad
Elevated WTI prices, pushed up by regional unrest, are creating opportunities for US oil producers to hedge
Power hedging activity could increase with rising prices and greater regional variation across the US
The design and optimisation of a successful commodity hedging programme requires solid backtesting that meets the needs of different business functions. Using a recent case study, Carlos Blanco and...
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.