In 250 words, introduce this company to us. Tell us why you chose this company. Provide a brief background of the company including their products, the regions in which they do business (international markets), some sense of their size and financial position, and their current stock price (you should track their stock price on a daily basis throughout the course and be on the lookout for any news about the company).
In 250 words, please respond to the following. Given the global financial crisis of 2007–2009, do you anticipate any changes to the systems of fixed exchange rates and forward contracts in the near future? Are the changes you envision strictly procedural or regulatory, or do you believe that some of these changes will intend to provide safeguards against ethical lapses or loopholes?
In 250 words, update the class on the company that you chose in Week 1. Include a summary of any news or press releases; any new financial filings, earnings releases, or updated projections; and the latest stock price and trend.
In your opinion, is Exchange Rate Risk Relevant? Include the pros and cons of utilizing the Exchange Rate. Your response should be 250 words.
In 250 words, from the various alternative currency translation methods discussed in Chapter 10 of the text, which of these do you believe is the least desirable or most problematic, from the perspective of the company you have chosen for your research paper?
In 250 words, based on the company that you will review in your final paper, identify examples of concepts and issues presented in Chapters 12 (project finance) and 14 (establishing a worldwide capital structure), and discuss how these are involved or addressed.
Share your thoughts. Which concepts presented in this course were most important to you? How will this course benefit your personal and/or professional development? What did you find most beneficial about the course?
In 250 words, consider the five basic methods of payment for international trade. Describe the pros and cons of each. If your company intends to purchase products from a foreign source, how will you protect it from risk of financial loss? Support and defend your choice