This is a Breakout Session

Please join Leah Viault from Piper Sandler to discuss interest rate hedging strategies and best practices. She will discuss how the current environment is affecting balance sheets and walk through how credit unions can implement a hedging strategy unique to their institution. Viault is a managing director for financial strategies, and she is responsible for interest rate derivatives and hedging strategy.

Attendee Takeaways:

  • Strategies for hedging rising and falling rates
  • A look at what other financial institutions are doing
  • Benefits and considerations of using interest rate derivatives
  • An overview of best practices

CPE Credit Available For This Session

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This session is approved for CPE Credit. Learn more here.

Finance: This field of study encompasses specific financial management of an organization, including financial planning and analysis, asset management, buying and selling businesses, contracting goods and services, and foreign operations.
CPE Credit Offered: 1.0
Delivery Method: Group Live
Previous work experience and background knowledge are recommended.

Event Date / Time

October 4th from 10 am 11:15 am


Room 201ABC
Spokane Convention Center


Leah Viault
Managing Director of Financial Strategies