Interest Rate Risk Management

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Unexpected movements in interest rates can drive up financing costs and affect your business's bottom line. City National Bank's interest rate risk management advisors can help borrowers and investors understand their interest rate risks, as well as provide customized hedging solutions that protect against unpredictable changes in market rates.

How We Work to Minimize Risk

Using standard over-the-counter interest rate derivative products, City National Bank helps clients:

  • Create fixed rate solutions for long-term or high dollar financing
  • Cap maximum exposure risks
  • Forward rate locks on future financing with City National Bank
  • Create an appropriate fixed rate / floating rate mix for debt portfolios
  • Implement hedging strategies that achieve specific risk management objectives

Expert Risk Strategists

City National Bank's interest rate risk management team works closely with CNB clients to deliver simple but powerful hedging strategies using products such as:

  • Interest rate swaps
  • Interest rate caps
  • Interest rate collars
  • Interest rate swap options

Investment and Insurance products:
  • Are Not insured by the FDIC or any other federal government agency
  • Are Not deposits of or guaranteed by a Bank or any Bank Affiliate
  • May Lose Value

Getting Started

To learn more, call us at (213) 673-8658, Monday through Thursday, 6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (PT). You can also contact us online or visit one of our local City National locations.