Variance is an independent provider of commodity price risk hedging advisory services. After assessing the clientÔÇÖs risks, objectives and constraints, we help identify the various tools that address the risks: forward contracts, futures, vanilla options, or other structured solutions.
Clients partner with us to address a commodity and energy price risks. Examples include the following:
- Steel manufacturer hedging nickel purchase prices
- Company from the textile industry hedging cotton prices
- Airliner hedging kerosene purchase prices
- A power generation company hedging power-to-natural gas spark spread
Once a particular hedging strategy has been selected, Variance will work to put the documentation in place and efficiently execute each transaction, whether through competitive auction or negotiation with a single financial counterpart.
Variance accompanies the client along all the steps involved in the process. Variance produces all reporting for a proper follow-up and assists the client in dealing with all accounting issues that arise from the transactions.