Through the highly technical skills and responsiveness of our teams, Natixis offers clients bespoke risk management solutions based on a comprehensive range of hedging products for the capital markets as well as structured risk transfer solutions. Natixis hedges risks on:

Interest rates and forex

Natixis designs strategies to hedge interest rate and forex risks, ranging from simple products to sophisticated solutions, built on close collaboration between our capital markets and financing teams.

Natural catastrophe and climate-linked

Natixis is a market leader in the catastrophe bond and catastrophe swap markets. Clients exposed to potential financial losses as a result of natural catastrophes can protect their businesses through hedging on the financial markets. We also develop tailor-made solutions to protect companies against financial losses resulting from non-catastrophic climate change.

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The commodities markets

Natixis provides its clients with financial engineering and sales services, both on OTC commodities derivative products and on commodities exchange markets. Our teams design customized hedging solutions for base metals, precious metals, and energy. We also provide alternative financing solutions to commodity industry participants including producers, importers, traders, and service companies.

The equity markets

Our equity derivatives teams design customized solutions to meet the specific portfolio hedging needs of our institutional investor clients. We notably develop solutions to help insurers comply with regulatory changes under the Solvency II Directive.