Volatile currency and commodity prices

Structured FINANCE, 26. November: Session VI - 12.15-13.15 Uhr

The fluctuations in the foreign exchange and commodity market needs to be cushioned in the treasury. Which strategy is appropriate for which market situation?


Dr. Jürgen Michels, Chief Economist and Head of Research, BayernLB

Dr. Jürgen Michels has been Chief Economist and Head of Research at BayernLB in Munich since October 2013. Prior to joining BayernLB, he served as an economist in Citigroup‘s Investment & Research Analysis (CIRA) department in London from 2002 to 2013, and became chief euro-area economist in 2008.


Randy Wilson, Commodity Trading & Risk Management Partner, Deloitte

Randy Wilson has over 25 years’ experience in helping energy and commodity trading companies improve processes and enhance systems. His experience includes commodity trading strategy, risk management, systems implementation, credit, valuation and financial reporting. He has worked with many energy companies to enhance operational performance through the integration of new technologies. He has deep experience in the design and implementation of asset optimization and dynamic hedging strategies.