Using financial markets to mitigate business risk in commercial trade requires experience coordinating the flow of physical goods with instruments to manage price uncertainty.
Need some help? Ask our specialists and find alternatives towards managing your physical risk exposure.
Commodity Trade Services
We work with clients to arrange the funding and monetization of fungible inventories and cargoes of both exchange-traded and non-exchange deliverable, physical commodities.
Our services include:
- Structured and transactional trade finance
- Physical inventory procurement & monetization
- Risk mitigation management
Funding sources for these commercial transactions include private equity, hedge funds, and traditional international trade finance institutions.
Hedge Your Physical Exposure
Our hedging program offers clients the potential to preserve and improve profit margins by assisting their purchase & sales decisions with price hedge strategies using futures and options to manage risk.
Let's start with a call to discuss challenges around your business operations that are impacted by material price fluxuations.
What happened when your projected raw material, fuel or transport costs unexpectedly skyrocketed in light of your contracted sales commitments? How can you lock in today's prices on future sales?
Use our team to execute strategies that can potentially improve your profit margins and reduce your cost basis. Leave the complexities of risk management to the experts. Keep it simple.
Focus on your business
Have an experienced team of experts at your disposal. Hedge your physical exposure with a systematic process at your fingertips. Clients are able to better manage their cash flow and strengthen their balance sheet while mitigating risk.
We provide our partners a wide variety of structured grain and energy solutions for marketing and hedging. Your exposure will be hedged in segregated accounts.
The facilities and managing team will help you manage strategies on gains and losses. This allows you to focus on managing your operation while controlling your hedging exposure with no obligation on your part.
We will help you implement:
- Commodity risk analysis and margin program development
- Processes to manage changes in risk exposures
- Quantitative research & stress test scenarios
- Corporate hedging policies, procedures, documentation and execution
Need some help? Book a time to talk with us. We'll answer your questions and help you understand alternatives to best manage your risk exposure.
We work with a wide range of clients from local dairy, grain and beef producers to large commercial procurement operators, importers, refineries, ingredient and feed processors. For international clients, we can also assist in planning and managing foreign currency risk.
- Gain better control of marketing plans through periods of unpredictable prices
- Manage input costs and wholesale pricing to customers
- Improve decisions on inventory with margin management
Keep it simple
You do not have to create your own back office. We take care of all hedging needs, create all documentation required, and provide weekly updates of individual solutions. If you're a grain or energy marketer, to keep your efforts easy, you'll receive powerful web-based pricing and analytical tools at no cost to you.
Call or email us! +1 808 838 7500 (USA) or +65 9088 6721 (Asia)