Reval has launched Version 4.0 of HedgeRx – a Web-based application that delivers front-to-back office capabilities for managing interest rate, foreign exchange, and commodity hedging portfolios. According to Reval, v4.0 brings exchange-traded and over-the-counter futures and options to Reval’s existing agricultural commodities coverage, meaning that HedgeRx now supports agricultural futures, forwards, exchange-traded and OTC options for a variety of soft commodities. The latest version of the system will allow organizations to comply with complex derivative accounting regulations, such as FAS 133 and IAS 39, added Reval.
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