Cboe Unveils Hedge for Corporate Bond Risk
The new index futures are "expected to provide liquid hedging vehicles for institutional investors with exposure to U.S. corporate debt."
Credit Suisse Fined $665K Over Futures Trading
The CFTC also said Credit Suisse submitted false or misleading information to show it was in compliance with position limit rules.
Accounting and Finance Articles for CFOs
A collection of CFO.com accounting and finance articles published on August 25, 2015.
Swaps Collateral Rule Eases Impact on Nonfinancials
Federal regulators propose to ease up on margin requirements for end-users of swaps and permit more kinds of assets to be used as collateral.
Only Half of Companies Hedging Currency and Other Risks
About half of the nonfinancial companies listed on U.S. exchanges did not hedge their exposure to FX, commodity prices or interest rates last year.
Feeble Yen Could Help and Hurt HP
While a weaker Japanese currency will lower component costs on some of Hewlett-Packard’s hardware, it will also give the computing giant’s overseas competitors a distinct pricing advantage, says HP’s CFO.
You Make Me Feel Like a Natural Hedge
Companies are reporting an array of natural hedges for currency risk under the fair-value standard, according to a new study.
They’re Singin’ in the Rain
Weather-related derivatives protect companies from Mother Nature's toll on earnings.