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.
Robert Hayes, Consultant - Robert's domestic areas of expertise include Energy, both Dollar and Non-Dollar Fixed Income and Foreign Exchange markets. Robert has also developed securities markets in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Turkey and numerous other countries. Robert served as Chief Operating Officer of TradeSpark,L.P. since 2000 and was instrumental in positioning TradeSpark as a leading provider of execution and processing services in the energy industry. In addition to his responsibilities at TradeSpark, Robert also served as a Senior Vice President at Cantor Fitzgerald from 1996 to 2004, where he was responsible for front office management and business development in markets throughout North America, South America andEurope. Prior to joining Cantor Fitzgerald, Mr. Hayes served 15-years with Commonwealth Metal, an international broker of semi-finished metal products where he last served as Vice President of Finance and Administration.
Bob Stark, VP Product Strategy - Kyriba CorporationBob 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 CorporationRobert 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.