How can an operating company use currency swaps to manage currency risk. Discuss this in general terms but also provide a specific example.

1. How can an operating company use currency swaps to manage currency risk. Discuss this in general terms but also provide a specific example.2. How do you think the current interest rate environment has impacted the market for interest rate swaps. If a company issues debt how can the company use interest rate swaps to guard against adverse movements in interest rates?