exchange-rate risk


Accounting dictionary. 2014.

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  • exchange rate risk — Fin the risk of suffering loss on converting another currency to the currency of a company’s own country. EXAMPLE Exchange rate risks can be arranged into three primary categories. (1.) Economic exposure: operating costs will rise due to changes… …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • Exchange rate risk — Also called currency risk, the risk of an investment s value changing because of currency exchange rates. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • exchange rate risk — Also called currency risk; the risk that an investment s value will change because of currency exchange rates. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • foreign-exchange rate risk — exchange rate exposure …   Accounting dictionary

  • exchange-rate exposure — exchange rate risk; = foreign exchange rate risk The risk associated with uncertain exchange rates. The three types of risk are transaction exposure, translation exposure, and economic exposure …   Accounting dictionary

  • exchange-rate exposure — currency risk; exchange rate risk; foreign exchange rate risk The risk associated with uncertain exchange rates …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • exchange rate exposure — UK US noun [U] ► FINANCE a company s risk of losing money because it may have to buy a currency at a higher price using a currency that has fallen in value: »By paying VAT in euros, we have been able to limit our exchange rate exposure …   Financial and business terms

  • interest rate risk — ( IRR) The potential that changes in market rates of interest will reduce earnings and/or capital. The risk that changes in prevailing interest rates will adversely affect assets, liabilities, capital, income, and/or expense at different times or …   Financial and business terms

  • Fixed exchange-rate system — Foreign exchange Exchange rates Currency band Exchange rate Exchange rate regime Exchange rate flexibil …   Wikipedia

  • Principal Exchange Rate Linked Security - PERL — A type of debt security that pays interest semiannually and has a yield that is linked to foreign exchange rates. PERLs are denominated in U.S. dollars, but their repayment is determined by the exchange rate between the dollar and a specific… …   Investment dictionary

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