Hedging against inflation

Inflation in commodity trading

Hedging is a way for commodity traders, producers and end-users to cover themselves against negative price movements. That is to say, it is an insurance against price changes in any specific […]

Hedging 101: hedging with agricultural options

Commodity traders – as well as most other traders – tend to be risk averse. That is to say, they prefer situations with low uncertainty over situations with high uncertainty. […]

IFRS 9 replaces IAS39 as from 2018


As from January 1st 2018 it will become mandatory to replace accounting standard IAS 39 (Revenue and Recognition) by IFRS 9  (Financial assets). IFRS 9 is predominantly applicable for banks […]