What is Hedge Accounting? And is Now the Time?

Learn the basics of hedging as a risk management tool during this free course on October 10.

Tweet along at #MHMwebinarTrading strategies gone bad and stories of large trading losses grab big headlines in the news. But when used effectively, hedge accounting can reduce volatility in operations, which can lead to better forecasting and pricing decisions.

The role of derivative financial instruments in the marketplace is primarily as a risk management tool. With applicability to any industry or company with variable financing, hedge accounting may be something for your business to consider. And with the anticipation of rates starting to climb — now may be just the right time for you to learn more about how hedge accounting could benefit your business.

Mayer Hoffman McCann’s Mike Loritz  will discuss the application and accounting of common hedging strategies during this free webinar on October 10. Other topics include:

  • Economic versus accounting hedges
  • Cash flow versus fair value hedges
  • Foreign currency exposures
  • Reporting and disclosure requirements

MHM Executive Education Series:
Hedge Accounting: What is it? And is Now the Time?
Thursday
October 10, 2013
11 a.m.–12 p.m.
Eligible for 1 CPE
More information and online registration»

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