This Case is about Finance, International
Publication Date: 02/19/1997
Various techniques that lead to effective currency hedging in the year of 1995 changed the direction towards the pursuance of the chance of a foreign currency hedging plan that was organized. The problem before direction was what form it should take and whether such a hedging plan should be undertaken.
Learning Objective: This case summarizes the procedure followed in coping with its foreign currency exposure by a big Canadian pension fund.
To comprehend the decision making procedure for a currency hedging plan.
To comprehend the view of worldwide hedging and hedge ratios.
To comprehend the hazards related to currency hedging plans.