Don’t regulate away suppliers’ ability to compete

An unprecedented number of supplier failures has further highlighted concerns over poor hedging strategies and risky business practices. There is now a general consensus that rule changes are sorely needed. Yet there are fears the industry “might as well be nationalised” if mandated hedging becomes a requirement. From naming and shaming suppliers to introducing a risk index, Utility Week asks, what next for energy hedging?

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