Chatham Financial compiled a quantitative analysis looking at the 2015 financial risk management practices of more than 1,500 publicly listed corporations in the U.S. The result of this research is a quantitative benchmarking report on The State of Financial Risk Management, delving into how these companies address interest rate, currency, and commodity hedging and hedge accounting.
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Volatility in Foreign Currency Leaving More Exposed Than Ever, Chatham Financial Study Finds
As fewer companies hedge top financial risks and volatility increases, more companies are exposed to risk.
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Some TMS Providers Not Living Up to Expectations
Chatham's Joe Siu discusses the ChathamDirect end-to-end solution as an alternative for treasury teams underserved by their TMS platform.
Market Insights – June 18, 2018
It was an active week for financial markets that saw the FOMC raise their target range for federal funds by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% – 2.00%.
FX Risk: Break the Cycle of “Just Keeping Up”
Working on a lean treasury team can be a difficult job. The large number of areas that have to be covered and the amount of information that needs to be gathered, analyzed and understood is daunting.
Buying Treasury Technology: All-in-one vs. Best of Breed
While there are many treasury technologies available to treasury teams, how do you determine which is the right solution for you?
Analyzing FX Exposures to Understand Risk
The three common questions companies have to answer when analyzing and mitigating FX risk
Hedge Accounting Changes: What, Where, When and How
An in depth review of the new hedge accounting standard (ASU No. 2017-12). What has changed, where will you see the impacts, when can you adopt, and how can that process be best accomplished?
Learning Curve: The Promise and Perils of Deal-Contingent Hedging
Deal-contingent hedging can be a great way to hedge risks associated with mergers and acquisitions, but a number of pitfalls can flummox first time users of these specialist derivatives.
NeuGroup FXMPG Summit 2018
NeuGroup FX Summit, hosted by Chatham Financial, discussed new hedge accounting policies and FX management implications of U.S. tax reform.
The State of Play on Derivatives Regulation
The State of Play on Derivatives Regulation Now more than a year since a new Presidential administration took residence on Pennsylvania Avenue, consequential changes to derivatives laws are...
Considerations for LIBOR Alternatives in Loan Documentation
Chatham Financial covers some of the issues that should be considered as market participants prepare for the unavailability of LIBOR and the resulting impact on loans and derivatives.
Semi-Annual Market Update
In this installment of Chatham’s semi-annual market update webinar series, we will examine current market conditions, drivers, and indicators, as well as communications from the Fed, and more.
Foreign Exchange Awards 2018 | Corporations
After performing through some volatile years, corporate currency-risk managers earn growing respect
AFP Day 2: Trump’s Tax Reform and Synthetic Euro Debt
US treasurers are slowing down some operations as they are hopeful that President Trump’s proposed tax reform will come into play in 2018.
Adding Harmony to Swap Trading Rules
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Impact Analysis of IFRS 9
Assessment of the Impact of the IFRS 9 Standard on Hedge Accounting
Transitioning to IFRS 9 for Hedge Accounting: The Final Countdown
IFRS 9 Financial Instruments provides greater flexibility for corporate hedgers who apply hedge accounting.
The Commodity Hedge Accounting Bonanza: What You Need to Know to Harness the Benefits
Hedge accounting is new and improved with commodity hedging being a significant beneficiary of the changes. Learn about the changes and how you can best leverage them in your company.
Dollar’s Decline Underscores Need to Hedge
The currency has been hit by geopolitical tensions, stronger growth overseas and the Trump administrations disarray.
ChathamDirect: Workflow & Automation = Insights & Initiative
Other systems can check the boxes on the features, but ChathamDirect’s intuitive workflow can lead you quickly through your hedging process – everything from exposure management and trade execution to
Commodity Risk Fitness: A Guide to Shaping Up