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Where Emerging Markets fit in global corporate risk management

According to a recently published corporate risk management survey from Barclays with the Association of Corporate Treasurers:

  • About 40 percent of all companies surveyed hedge emerging market currency exposures;
  • Hedging of emerging market currency exposures is growing, though is still far less common than for G10 exposures;
  • Just over one-third of companies allow onshore dealing of emerging markets currencies by local treasury teams;
  • Emerging markets exposures and extreme currency valuations do not appear to be key drivers of change in risk management approach.

Among the other headline findings:
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