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Equity derivatives

Manage international equity exposure and company risk profile with holistic hedging solutions designed to mitigate financial risks across your stock prices and listed participations.

Access bespoke equity derivative products, such as swaps, options, and collars, to optimise your investments, while hedging your equity exposures effectively.

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Why choose our equity derivatives product 



Select tailor-made solutions to mitigate equity and hedging risk exposure

Optimise your capital structure with solutions designed to enhance capital efficiencies

Access personalised financing products designed to optimise equity holdings

ING strategic equity solutions

Hedging and risk management
Access equity derivative strategies to manage and mitigate financial risks, including exposure to stock price fluctuations and other listed participations. Integrate bespoke solutions, such as equity swaps, options, and collars to effectively hedge equity exposures and reduce risks throughout your portfolio.

Capital structure optimisation
Choose innovative equity solutions such as margin loans, stock option hedging plans, or share buybacks combined with equity derivatives to raise company capital, reduce funding costs, and enhance overall capital efficiencies. 

Acquisition and stakebuilding
Whether your goals are to acquire, increase, or dispose of participation in listed equities, access a range of full-service financing solutions to synthetically replicate exposure and develop your economic stake at a discount or premium. 

Treasury shares management
Monetise balance sheet treasury shares and gain synthetic exposure to shares with alternative solutions designed to release trapped funds and reward existing shareholders.

Equity hedging and yield enhancement
Select various derivative products to explore additional yielding opportunities for existing stakes by writing options, mitigating downside risk in your portfolio. We can also apply macroeconomic hedging to current equity portfolios.

Tailor-made for your company risk profile

  • Expertly manage hedge of equity exposure and stock market fluctuations with full-service financing solutions made for your specific company risk profile and overall view.
  • Enhance your equity stakes, optimise liquidity, and maintain investment availability with alternative financing solutions made to fit your business ambitions.
  • Manage strategic equity transactions effectively and yield enhancement opportunities while mitigating equity risk exposure and adverse stock price fluctuations in market shares.
  • Strengthen capital efficiencies by striking the right balance between equity and debt financing, enabling you to align your company’s financial structure to your overall business goals and market conditions.

Full-service equity derivative solutions backed by expertise

  • Full-service financing and tailor-made equity derivative solutions.
  • Competitive pricing and a strong balance sheet.
  • Financial engineering combined with a global platform.
  • Access a wide range of solutions designed to fit your company's risk profile and ambitions.
  • Select options for margin loan, total return swap, forward, funded collar, or prepaid forward equity derivative solutions.
  • Choose alternative financing solutions to diversify liquidity and release trapped shares.
  • Access a wider market with availability in 18 countries in Europe and various currencies.

Would equity derivatives work for your company?

Contact your ING representative to find a tailor made solution. 

ING offers customised hedging and equity derivative solutions to suit your organisational needs, ambitions, and unique risk profile. We currently serve corporate clients and financial institutions in over 35 countries, pairing local and global insight with sector knowledge and financial expertise to provide greater cash flow control, visibility, stock optimisation, and efficiencies for our customers. 

Why partner with us

Our purpose is to empower people to stay a step ahead in life and in business. So whatever your financial needs, whether you are looking to expand and want strategic advice, or just want to make your day-to-day banking more efficient, we are here to support your business ambitions.

  • Serving corporate clients and financial institutions in over 35 countries.
  • We pair local and global insight with sector knowledge with financial expertise.
  • We are ranked as a leader in sustainability and we are included in the FTSE4Good Index.
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    Best bank for sustainable infrastructure finance

  • Environmental Finance

    Lead manager of the year for social bonds and sustainability bonds - financial institution

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