Optimizing Hedging Programs: Assessing Risk and Achieving Compliance

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Thursday, April 11, 2013

Today's treasury teams have a multitude of complicated decisions when it comes to constructing and managing hedging programs for foreign exchange, interest rates, and commodities. Transparency is required at every turn. In this webinar, speakers discuss the requirements, assumptions, and regulatory influences that determine how corporate treasuries can optimize their hedging programs. Key topics include:

  • Assessing the risks: how to gain visibility into the various risk factors
  • Regulatory: interpreting the differences between FASB, IAS, and IFRS requirements
  • Visibility: what you need to know about your exposures to efficiently protect against financial risks
  • Technology: what options exist and how they really can help

Attendees of the full live online session have been approved for 1.2 CTP/CCM recertification credits by the Association of Financial Professionals.



Featured Speakers: 

Bob Stark, VP Product Strategy - Kyriba Corporation Bob Stark is responsible for global product strategy and market development at Kyriba. Bob is a 15 year veteran in the treasury technology industry having served in multiple roles at Wall Street Systems, Thomson Reuters, and Selkirk Financial Technologies including product management and strategy. Bob is a regular guest speaker at treasury conferences and an active member of the Association for Financial Professionals.

Robert D. Pierson, Director – Kyriba Corporation Robert Pierson is currently the Director of Risk Management Services for Kyriba. Mr. Pierson has over 20+ years in the Treasury and Financial Derivative Markets working for and with companies such as Reval, Sungard, eSpeed, The Coca-Cola Companies, The Walt Disney Company, Ford Motor Company, and General Electric Corp. He is recognized and known as as an SME in systems implementation and process improvement for Financial Derivatives and Treasury Risk Management.