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Keeping fuel costs within a predictable range protects you from unexpected changes in the price of fuel. Changes that could otherwise seriously impact your budget and profit margin.

Hedging tools

Before choosing your risk management tools - also called hedging tools - you must carefully analyse your business circumstances, your financial strategy and your attitude to risk.

One hedging tool alone may suit your financial objectives. Alternatively, a hybrid solution - possibly involving only a portion of your fuel needs - may be the best way to reinforce your financial strategy.

Global Risk Management will help you identify and balance all the unique variables involved, culminating in a unique risk management strategy tailored specifically to your financial objectives.

Basics about Swaps

A swap is a financial instrument that allows you to hedge your exposure by fixing the price you pay for fuel at a predefined level, over a predefined time period.

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Basics about Caps

A cap (or call option) is a financial instrument (similar to an insurance contract) that protects your business from rising fuel prices while allowing you the flexibility to take advantage of falling prices.

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Basics about Zero Cost Collars

A collar is a combination of a call option and a put option and is a financial instrument designed to hedge your fuel exposure by locking prices into a certain range. 

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Serge Laureau

Senior Oil Risk Manager

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ZERO COST COLLAR

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CAPPED SWAPS

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