• Baytex Energy Corp.
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Baytex Energy Corp.

Hedging

  

Baytex is authorized by its Board of Directors to hedge up to 60% of its net exposure to commodity prices, interest rates and foreign exchange notes. Transactions in excess of this level must be pre-authorized by the Board of Directors.

  
Under the IFRS guideline for hedge accounting, the Corp.'s financial derivative contracts for oil and foreign currency do not qualify as effective accounting hedges. Accordingly, these contracts have been accounted for based on the fair value method.