Derivatives dealers don't always understand their clients' risks and may be selling them products that are poorly suited to their needs, a new survey suggests.

While nearly 85% of responding financial executives said they put the onus on dealers to determine whether a derivatives proposal is suitable for their companies, only 38.1% said they agreed with the way their risks have been categorized by dealers.

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