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Hedging som valutasäkringsstrategi: En kvalitativ studie med empiri från intervjuer och årsredovisningar.
Mälardalen University, School of Business, Society and Engineering.
Mälardalen University, School of Business, Society and Engineering.
2020 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Research question: How are trading companies affected and managed by risks related to exchange rate changes? Why do companies choose certain hedging methods over others?

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate how trading companies are affected by exchange rate changes and how these companies handle and protect themselves against currency-related financial risks.

Method: A qualitative method and deductive approach with empirical data from interviews and annual reports.

Conclusion: External currency hedging methods are the most common way of hedging currency among the companies studied. Methods used are mainly currency futures, currency options and currency swaps.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2020.
Keywords [en]
Hedging, financial risks, internal / external hedging methods, currency terms, currency options, currency swaps, netting, avista, matching.
Keywords [sv]
Valutasäkring, finansiella risker, interna / externa valutasäkringsmetoder, valutaterminer, valutaoptioner, valutaswappar, netting, avista, matchning.
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Business Administration
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URN: urn:nbn:se:mdh:diva-46824OAI: oai:DiVA.org:mdh-46824DiVA, id: diva2:1388416
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Business Administration
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(Swedish)
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Available from: 2020-02-07 Created: 2020-01-24 Last updated: 2020-03-10Bibliographically approved

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