Hedge Trackers’ Helen Kane to Lead Upcoming AFP Training, “Key Concepts in Foreign Exchange Exposure Management”
Online seminar to focus on creating a best-in-class FX hedge program
Hedge Trackers, a premier provider of hedge program management solutions for foreign currency, interest rate and commodity risk, has announced that President Helen Kane will be leading “Key Concepts in Foreign Exchange Exposure Management,” an online training seminar being hosted by the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP), October 27 – 29.
The virtual seminar will be broken into three, two-hour sessions, all of which will begin at 1:00 PM EDT. The course is designed for finance professionals who have added FX exposure management to their responsibilities, professionals who are training to do so and for company professionals interested in implementing a currency hedging program.
Attendees, who will earn 7 hours of CPE credit, will gain insight on creating a best-in-class FX hedge program, a better understanding of the interaction between currency exposure and accounting and techniques for making sense of currency gains and losses.
For more information about the conference and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1LkEUBH.
Helen Kane is the founder and president of Hedge Trackers, a Silicon Valley-based ASC 815 (FAS 133) consulting, outsourcing and software firm providing corporations with globally compliant accounting, reporting and analytics services for the effective hedging of foreign currency, interest rate and commodity risk.
A widely recognized leader in the application of ASC 815 within corporate environments, Kane is a frequent industry speaker and is tapped regularly by members of the finance media for expert insight into hedging, markets and FX topics.
Since launching Hedge Trackers in 2000, Kane has provided vision and leadership underpinning the firm’s evolution into a premier provider of hedge program management software, consulting, outsourced derivative accounting and knowledge transfer programs.
Prior to founding her company, Kane was a senior manager at Deloitte & Touche in the Capital Markets Group, leading its Silicon Valley risk management practice. She has also served in treasury, finance and accounting roles for multinational corporations. Kane holds a B.A. (with Honors) from Arizona State University, and a Masters from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
About Hedge Trackers, LLC
For more than a decade, Hedge Trackers’ globally compliant financial accounting and reporting services have empowered U.S. corporations and financial institutions to effectively and confidently hedge foreign currency, interest rate, and commodity risk. Hedge Trackers offers unparalleled derivative accounting capabilities, consulting services and software solutions, all underpinned by more than a decade of experience. The Silicon Valley-based company has set up successful hedge programs for hundreds of Fortune 100 to Fortune 1000 clients. For more information, visit the company at www.hedgetrackers.com or follow Hedge Trackers on LinkedIn and Twitter.