• New plastic five-pound note launches today

    Today sees the Bank of England put a new plastic five-pound note into circulation

  • Foreign exchange currency risk

    In the wake of the Swiss decision to decouple its franc from the euro, Jonathan Pryor of Investec Corporate and Institutional Treasury provides key pointers on how not to be caught with a big foreign exchange loss.
    1 Develop reliable cashflow forecasts
    Pryor says: “Managing foreign exchange (FX) risk starts with the basic business practice of developing […]