Interest Rate Risk Management

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In this Guided Project, you will:

 Learn why and when to hedge for interest rate risk

Learn how to hedge for interest rate risk

Clock1 hour
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn why, when, and how to hedge for the interest rate risk. We are going to cover matching and smoothing, FRAs, as well as different interest rate derivatives. This is directly important for any business owner, banker, accountant, financial manager, CFO and CEO. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We're currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

Financial ManagementAccountingInterest RateDerivatives

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to interest rate risk

  2. Matching and smoothing

  3. Forward-rate agreements

  4. Interest rate futures

  5. Interest rate options

  6. Interest rate swaps

  7. Other interest rate derivatives

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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