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"FX Hedging" Posts

From Chaos to Clarity: The Magic of Intercompany Netting

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I’ve seen firsthand how overwhelming it can be for treasury departments to manage the avalanche of invoices that come with global companies’ intercompany transactions. The sheer volume and complexity can quickly become unmanageable without the right tools and expertise. I’ve also witnessed the incredible transformation that occurs when treasury departments leverage advanced technology and specialized […]

Interconnected Markets and Cash Flow Hedging Agility

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Especially during the past year, unforeseen conflicts and shifting trade agreements create ripples and test GPS’ ability to predict and respond on the dot when market disruptions occur. While nobody has a crystal ball, cash flow hedging can anticipate and obviate losses. 

From BMX to FX: My Cycling Insights for Managing FX Risk

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When I was 12 years old my parents bought me my first 10-speed road bike.  From my earliest memory, I had a BMX bike that I rode everywhere.  We were a one-car family, which my dad generally used for work. For me to get around to my friends’ places in my semi-rural Australian town, it […]

FXbeacon: Tailoring FX Hedging Strategies

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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

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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 […]

7 Key Currency Exposure Terms – Protect Your Business from FX Risks

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Master currency exposure with these 7 key terms! Protect your business from FX risks and make informed financial decisions. Learn essential strategies now.

FX Risk and Currency Markets In a US Election Year

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Download Article Once every four years, the world witnesses a highly anticipated event: the US presidential elections, yet the influence of these elections on currency markets and associated FX risk begins well before November 5th. This holds especially true in 2024, which will see both current US President Joe Biden and Donald Trump, the probable […]

4 Ways To Assess Your Company’s Foreign Exchange Exposure

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When you take a close look at any business’s operations, most planning and management are determined by the company’s size and vertical. When I’ve talked to executives about how they run their companies, the consensus is there’s a mountain of difference between how to approach a small business’s operations versus a sprawling multinational’s. However, there’s […]