• VALIDUS
    RISK MANAGEMENT
    SPECIALISTS

    Financial risk management advisory services & risk technology

  • RISK MANAGEMENT
    STRATEGY

    Customized hedging solutions guided by rigorous risk analysis

  • INDEPENDENT
    HEDGE COORDINATION

    Price transparency and efficient execution of hedging transactions

  • RISKVIEW™ 2.0
    ANALYTICS & REPORTING

    Flexible and cost effective cloud-based risk technology

  • 360° RISK
    MANAGEMENT

    An integrated approach to managing financial risk

FX

Foreign exchange volatility
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Interest Rates

The effective management
of interest rate risk requires...

Commodities

The volatility of commodity prices can have a material impac...

Financial Risk Management

Validus Risk Management is an independent market risk advisory firm specialising in the management of currency, interest rate and commodity price risk.

 

We work with alternative investment funds, their investors and portfolio companies to design and implement strategies and processes to measure, manage and monitor financial risk, using a market-tested combination of specialist consulting services and innovative risk technology.

Our systematic financial risk management methodology has been designed to increase risk transparency, create customised risk management solutions, and facilitate the efficient execution of hedging transactions by minimising information asymmetry between clients and banking counterparties.

 

 

There are three components to our core service offering:

 

 

 

The Validus Risk Management advisory service gives our clients access to the latest risk management technology and independent expertise at a fraction of the cost of an in-house financial risk management function. We work with corporate and private equity clients across the globe, from SMEs to multinational corporations and financial institutions, and we advise on over  $90 billion in hedging transactions annually.

 

Latest News

With the US Equity Markets in Turmoil, What Should One Do with Currency Risk?

2018-10-15

Market focus over the past couple of weeks has been on equity markets, as the US equities have experienced almost an 8% decline since the first week of October.  Pundits around the world have been warning of an impending equity […]


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“Moves” in Hedging Cost going into Q4 2018

2018-10-08

With summer now arguably behind us, the countdown towards the end of 2018 has begun with banks beginning to prepare to minimize their balance sheet allocations on December 31st (largely for regulatory reporting purposes); tighter dollar liquidity/supply and demand for […]


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Fed hikes and retains hawkish bias

2018-10-01

As widely expected, the Federal Reserve raised the target range for the Fed Fund rate from 1.75% – 2.0% to 2.0% – 2.25% following last week’s FOMC meeting. It means that the Fed has now hiked rates three times in […]


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Experts in Private Equity
Risk Management

 

Managing FX Risk on a Fund Level

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Adding Value to Portfolio Companies

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FT Article: Validus Case Study

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RiskView: Dashboard Technology for Investment Managers

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Currency Risk and Private Debt Investing 

 

 

 

Risk in Private Debt (Chapter)

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Tactical FX Hedging on a Fund Level

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UK Private Debt Roundtable 2014

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Private Debt Investor: Risk Management Special 2013

The Levels of Risk

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‘Currency Risk: the neglected driver of investment returns’

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White Papers

 

 

FX Hedging:

10 Common Pitfalls

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Commodity & FX Risk:

An Integrated Approach

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The Corporate Use of Credit Derivatives:

Where Next?

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Corporate Hedger’s Guide to Basel III

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Currency Volatility – Are markets nearing an inflection point?

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