June 1 – 3: New York Cash Exchange (NYCE)

New York Cash Exchange (NYCE)

June 1–3, 2016
New York, NY, USA: NYCE: On June 1st, Chatham Financial, along with Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, will be presenting “Tired of the FX Surprises? Leading Practices in Developing an FX Hedging Program” at 4pm in the Murray Hill East Room at the 34th Annual New York


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May 18-20: ACT UK Annual Conference: Where Treasure Minds Meet

ACT UK Annual Conference

May 18–20, 2016
Liverpool, UK: Chatham will be speaking and exhibiting at the upcoming ACT Annual Conference. On Friday, 20 May 2016 at 9:20 am, Chatham’s Victoria Bell and Kern Roberts will be presenting on “What keeps the Treasurer up at night? Balancing risk management in the current environment.”


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May 2-4: New England AFP

New England AFP

May 2–4, 2016
Uncasville, CT, USA: New England AFP: Chatham’s Megan Bloxom will give the session “Current Markets are Volatile; Leading Practices to Manage the Impact to Financial Statements” on Wednesday, May 4th at 10:45am at New England AFP’s Annual Conference for finance and treasury professionals. This year’s conference is


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Symphony

The human ear can only simultaneously comprehend two, or at most three, distinct melodies. Even renowned classical composers generally don’t aspire to create pieces that exceed this number of tunes played concurrently – the sheer volume of melodic combinations renders it unthinkable to write coherent music.
The single glorious exception in history is the


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Derivatives Regulation Case Study: Regulatory Compliance Assessment

Derivatives Regulation Case Study: Regulatory Compliance Assessment
Our Client:
A Fortune 100 technology company with international operations and multiple hedging programs involving exchange-traded and over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives across different asset classes, including foreign exchange, interest rates, and credit.
Situation:
The company was concerned about the impact of new derivatives regulations on its hedging programs, including


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Commodity Risk Fitness: A Guide to Shaping Up Commodity Risk Management

Commodity Risk Fitness: A Guide to Shaping Up Commodity Risk Management
February 25, 2014

If it were as easy as “Eat less. Exercise more.”, then we would all be in superb shape. Similarly, if a financial risk management program was as easy as “Maximize returns. Minimize risk.”, then every company would get rid of


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Commodity Risk Management

Commodity Risk Management
When a company has exposure to commodities, it must decide how to manage the financial risk associated with price movement. Commodity risk is complicated and responsibility for mitigating risk can fall across disparate departments like procurement, treasury, and supply chain.
Nonetheless, with an effective risk management program, companies can gain a consolidated


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CFO

As the person most responsible for improving the overall financial performance of your organization, risk management is among your many priorities. Chatham has assisted thousands of CFOs with everything from validating the effectiveness of their existing hedging programs to quantifying risk and implementing new programs. We help connect the dots enabling CFOs to see their


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Commodity Hedging

Commodity Hedging

Reducing risk of commodity exposures
Whether a company’s risks are related to fuel, metals or other materials, hedging commodities continues to gather more attention. Commodity risk is complicated, available tools are advancing, and responsibility for mitigating risk can fall across disparate departments like procurement, treasury and supply chain.
With an effective risk management program,


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6 Things Every Treasury Practitioner Should Know About Cross Currency Swaps

Complex yet fairly common financial instruments, cross currency swaps offer many advantages as hedging tools…


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