"FX Risk" Posts

FXbeacon: Tailoring FX Hedging Strategies

My sisters and I on our boat on Lake Geneva in Switzerland. I. Intro Life is full of unpredictable events. I was born in one of the most peaceful countries on earth, Switzerland, but 20 years ago I was fleeing war in Burundi, my mother’s country, after a rocket bounced off our roof and exploded […]

Getting to Know the Animal of Your Corporate FX Risk

Over history, people developed systems for measuring time and keeping track of information. From cataloging the patterns in the night sky—like constellations—to creating educational anecdotes to pass on wisdom about life, love, or economics—like fables or parables—many of these metaphorical systems have featured animals. Like in Aesop’s fable “the Crow and the Pitcher,” when the […]