Currency Derivatives

56 white papers and resources

Risk Library offers a wide range of currency derivatives white paper, industry report and legal briefings which consider current issues, thinking and market conditions. A currency derivative is a legally binding agreement between two parties which gives the investor the right to buy or sell currency at a set price or exchange rate for a period of time in the future date.

Recovering Greeks from sensitivities

This quantitative paper presents a model-independent method for calculating delta, vega and rho based on a comparison of the sensitivities of any derivative payoff with those of its underlying observables. This allows for generic definitions for these Greeks with an intuitive geometric…

The case for modularity and interoperability

This report, produced by WatersTechnology and Broadridge, investigates the extent to which firms have optimized their entire trade lifecycles, the structure, challenges and interoperability of their front-office systems, and what they most value when looking to partner with a third-party trading…