Policies that govern a country


Do a comparison of any two countries of your choice (one mature/ developed and one emerging economy), analyse the foreign exchange market and the main factors affecting its performance over the years 2008 to 2018. (30%)
a. Discuss the policies put in place by both the government and the regulators that influences the demand and supply of its currency. (25%)
b. Discuss the impact of currency fluctuation on firms and the economy as a whole. (25%)
c. Provide hedging strategies that can be used by organisations in your selected countries to manage their FX risk. (20%)

Usage of information from Bloomberg and / or the Trading Economics will be of great help to you.