IS THE BLACK SWAN OUR NEW NORMAL?
COMMODITIES RISK MANAGEMENT IN A PANDEMIC
Black Swan events are usually considered extreme outliers. But over the last few years, outlier’s have become more regular. With #energy and #commodity prices at a low point during the pandemic, what lessons can we learn from the past? What are some commodity risk management best practices? How does technology help? What implications are there for trade finance for commodity intensive corporates?
Mark O'Toole, Commodity & Treasury Solutions
Mark O’Toole works for FIS’s Capital Market’s commodity and energy risk solutions. O’Toole was previously head of sales & marketing for treasury solution platforms Cashforce & Trovata.io & spent eleven years at OpenLink Financial (now part of Ion Group) where he helped establish the commodities & treasury solutions group globally. Mark is a regular speaker at EuroFinance and at numerous other industry conferences. Regularly quoted in the Wall Street Journal & trade press. He also worked for SunGard Energy and RiskMetrics (now MSCI).
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