Your firm is a swiss importer of bicycles you have

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12. Your firm is a Swiss importer of bicycles. You have placed an order with a British firm for £1,000,000 worth of bicycles. Payment (in pounds sterling) is due in 12 months. Detail a strategy using futures contracts that will hedge your exchange rate risk. Have an estimate of how many contracts of what type and maturity.
13. Your firm is an Italian importer of bicycles. You have placed an order with a Swiss firm for SFr. 2,000,000 worth of bicycles. Payment (in francs) is due in 12 months. Detail a strategy using futures contracts that will hedge your exchange rate risk. Have an estimate of how many contracts of what type and maturity. Go long 200 12-month Swiss franc futures contracts; and short 125
14. Your firm is a U.K.-based importer of bicycles. You have placed an order with an Italian firm for €1,000,000 worth of bicycles. Payment (in euro) is due in 12 months. Use a money market hedge to redenominate this one-year payable into a pound-denominated payable with a one-year maturity 15.
Your firm is a U.K.-based exporter of bicycles. You have sold an order to a Swiss firm for SFr. 1,000,000 worth of bicycles. Payment from the Swiss firm (in Swiss francs) is due in 12 months. Use a money market hedge to redenominate this one-year receivable into a euro-denominated receivable with a one-year maturity.

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