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Delta Air Lines sees fewer counterparties for bilateral trades
Because of the erosive effects of inflation on real asset returns, inflation hedging is an important issue for medium- and long-term investors such as pension funds, insurance companies and mutual funds....
How to actively manage the value-at-risk of energy derivatives
In this paper, we consider the problem of optimal partial hedging for a contingent claim subject to a preset hedging budget constraint. Under some technical assumptions on the hedged loss function and...
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 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
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.