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If you hedge using US futures but trade the physical commodity based on a different currency this has an impact on your merchandising outcomes.

This course examines the how and why of managing currency exposure as it specifically relates to basis trading grain transactions.

  • Overview of the currency markets.

  • How to implement a currency hedging program to lock in basis values and protect the value of merchandising positions.

  • Identifying exposure on Grain contracts bought and sold in Canada.

  • How to evaluate and track currency exposure.

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  • On Demand/start anytime
  • Available 24/7
  • Self-Paced
  • 4 Modules - estimated completion <6 weeks

Fee:  $950 
Special rates available for WCC Participants


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We have seen how quickly the CAD can change in value and we need to protect our inventory and contracts from the volatility. This course helped us to evaluate and track our currency exposure in real time.
Tammy Young, Co-Owner
Certified Grain Merchant
Les Young Farms, LTD
Cargill, ON

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