Price hedging is an important risk management tool when it comes to the procurement of precious metals. Since the financial crisis of 2008, precious metal prices have become increasingly volatile. This poses a tremendous financial risk, especially for industrial end users whose margins can be negatively impacted by such fluctuations.
Heraeus Precious Metals Trading offers hedging services that are tailored to the specific needs of our customers, helping them manage the inherent risk of precious metal markets.
Depending on your requirements, we use the following price hedging instruments: