Auditors juggling FX globes

New Focus as Pressure Mounts on Auditors

Not only are companies struggling with the increased focus on exchange rates, but our auditors are also having to learn new tricks.

Why is it so Easy for Your FX Customers to Leave?

Lockdown has made building FX customer relationships a whole lot harder – but does it have to be? Hedgebook asks the question.

New compliance

FVA Clouds Bank Valuations

Hedgebook takes a look at FVA (Funding Valuation Adjustments) that sit alongside CVA and DVA within the family of derivative valuations.

FX risk Wine importers and exporters

FX Risk for Wine Importers and Exporters

In working with wine companies over the years the Hedgebook team has a real appreciation for the complexity of managing FX risk for wine importers and exporters.

Is auto-hedging the next big thing in treasury?

The pros and cons of auto-hedging is becoming a key debate; what is it, the motivations for it and what concerns could customers have?

HedgebookPro popular features and reports

While we continue to develop new Hedgebook features it’s good to take stock of our perennially popular features and reports.

Hedgebook Audit Launch

The Hedgebook Audit launch was over five years ago in direct response to a customer enquiry – it now serves customers globally.

Five Current Trends For Global Markets Divisions (FX)

At the end of last year we sat around the ‘virtual’ table, hypothesising as to how the world may have changed for banks  FX trading teams over 2020. Which was when one of Hedgebook’s more…

End of year derivative valuations

When we first took a look at end-of-year derivative valuations back in 2013 borrower derivatives such as interest rate swaps looked much healthier compared to the previous year. However, the reaction of the financial markets…

London Calling: Hedgebook’s UK Office

It is exactly four years since we packed up our bags and embarked on a journey to take Hedgebook from a regional success in New Zealand and Australia to fame and fortune in the United…

Better hedging conversations

Quantifying “better” risk management conversations

We are often asked; “Can you quantify “better” risk management conversations?”  To which the response is;  “How about a 20% increase in hedging activity in 12 months?”  Which may seem quite an exact answer but…

Banks

Hey Banks! Our Clients Want to Share

Last year we surveyed Hedgebook’s corporate clients and found 91% of respondents were open to sharing more information with their banks through Hedgebook’s API if it delivered efficiencies. This result wasn’t a complete surprise –…