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Doug Dalton recently was featured in Rea & Associates’ newsletter.  He discusses how interest rate swaps can provide a hedge against rate risk.Interest Rate Swaps Provide a Hedge Against Rate Risk

When dealing with loans of a substantial sum, borrowers often turn to hedging strategies to deflect some of the potential risk they’ve incurred. If you find yourself in this position, one strategy – an interest rate swap – allows you to exchange a variable interest rate for a mutually agreed upon fixed rate, or vice versa, with a second entity to protect yourself against interest rate changes.

With many fianancial advisors predicting a rise in the interest rate environment, now is a good time to learn more about htis strateg, and decide whether entering in to an interest rate swap to fix your floating rate is a viable option for your business.

Read Doug Dalton’s full article in Rea & Associates’ Newsletter on page 6.

Douglass Dalton

Douglass Dalton

As a Principal, Doug Dalton leads the Financing and Location Advisory Practices. He helps growing businesses with negotiating incentive packages and developing financing and interest rate hedging strategies. He is an Independent Registered Municipal Advisor. View Doug's bio.

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