Protecting against losses while making gains

Background: According to the latest Bank for International Settlements survey (BIS), FX option usage nearly doubled from $60 billion in daily averages in April 2001 to $117 billion in April 2004. It's not hard to work out why: FX option strategies allow hedgers to both protect against currency losses while allowing some form of participation in currency gains. Here we present a couple of ways to hedge against further CAD appreciation against the USD.

The CAD has been one of the strongest

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: https://subscriptions.fx-markets.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a FX Markets account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: