08th Nov 2021

Expert View – FX hedging

In the latest edition of our Expert View podcast series where experts from different disciplines share their specialist perspectives on key pension topics, Duncan Willsher, 20-20 Trustees Director is joined by Chris Austin of Mercer, Haakon Blakstad of Validus Risk Management and Jaime Madell of Kirkland & Ellis.

This episode looks at currency and FX hedging, and whether we as institutional investors are spending enough time thinking about these aspects in our portfolio. Listen to the discussion to hear useful insights on whether trustees should be thinking of this as an asset class or a risk mitigation tool, and setting strategies with a holistic approach.