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Currency Risk Management under Floating Rates
Currency Risk Management under Floating Rates

Author(s): Nicu Duret
Subject(s): Social Sciences
Published by: Editura Universitară Danubius
Keywords: commercial operations; exchange rates; currency risk

Summary/Abstract: As for the research into this subject, we find, therefore, that one of the most important indicators that quantify the international competitiveness is the exchange rate, together with other fundamental macroeconomic variables such as the size of the potential GDP, the equilibrium realex change rate, gives a certain insight into the functioning of the fundamental macroeconomic mechanisms and their regulation. Commercial and financial operations imply relationships between partners from different currency countries or areas that involve conversion operations, of replacement of a currency to another. Exchange rate fluctuations of one currency create currency risk, to the extent that it is used to carry out international transactions. These operations are subjected to currency risk a sex change rates change frequently from one period to another and, on the other hand, speculations in the forex market influence the exchange rate by the interventions of those who perform them.

  • Issue Year: 8/2016
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 21-28
  • Page Count: 8
  • Language: English