Capital Markets

Financial Risk Management

Risk is inherent in today's business. Some risks are obvious—some subtle. But when you're facing rapidly evolving regulatory demands and market volatility, you need a savvy ally to help you hedge against financial risk.

At Fifth Third, we like to think beyond the transaction at hand—to consider the future, so we can be a trusted resource for years to come. Our seasoned professionals can help you protect your organization against fluctuations in interest rates, protect your hard-earned revenue through an FX strategy, or mitigate the risk and manage volatility in energy, metals, and other industries.

Learn more about our Risk Management solutions.

Foreign Exchange

See how our experts can help you formulate and implement a foreign currency risk management program.


Our financial hedging solutions and techniques can help you effectively manage your company's risk exposure.

Interest Rate Management

Manage your interest rate exposure with products tailored to address your risk tolerance.


Fifth Third Bank provides access to investments and investment services through various subsidiaries, including Fifth Third Securities. Fifth Third Securities is the trade name used by Fifth Third Securities, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC, a registered broker-dealer and a registered investment advisor registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training. Securities and investments offered through Fifth Third Securities, Inc. and insurance products:

  • Are Not FDIC Insured
  • Offer No Bank Guarantee
  • May Lose Value
  • Are Not Insured By Any Federal Government Agency
  • Are Not A Deposit

Insurance products made available through Fifth Third Insurance Agency, Inc.

  • Fifth Third Financial Risk Solutions ("FTFRS") is subject to Commodity Futures Trading Commission ("CFTC") rules. The specific risks presented by a particular Swap necessarily depend upon the terms of the Swap and your present and future circumstances. In general, however, all Swaps involve one or more of the following risks — credit risk, market risk, liquidity risk, funding risk, operational risk, legal and documentation risk, regulatory risk and/or tax risk. To provide FTFRS clients with a sound basis for evaluating the facts with respect to the Swaps discussed herein, prior to execution, clients are encouraged to review material information disclosed to them during the:
  • Swaps trading is not suitable for all investors, involves the risk of loss, and should only be undertaken by investors who are Eligible Contract Participants as defined in Section 1(a)18 of the Commodity Exchange Act. There is no assurance that any transaction will achieve its anticipated objective. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
  • FTFRS and its affiliated entities do not provide accounting, tax or legal advice; such matters should be discussed with your advisors and or counsel.

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