News and updates

  • Managing Your Security Risks
    Does your company expect its employees to work in challenging or hostile environments? If so, are you responsible for that risk and have you considere...
    ake-intel
    07 February 2019
  • Russia-NATO: The thawing of the Cold War Détente
    Date first published: 5/2/2018 Key sectors: security Key risks: arms race; geopolitical instability In October 2018, US President Donald Trump annou...
    ake-intel
    06 February 2019
  • Ones to Watch, 4 February 2019
    Americas: Fallout from Brumadinho dam collapse to continue to hit Brazil’s Vale Sectors: mining; metals Key Risks: fines; lawsuits; credit rating do...
    ake-intel
    04 February 2019
  • China – United States: Waaah – wei!
    Date first published: 30/1/2019 Key sectors: technology; various Key risks: great-power rivalry; trade war; sanctions On 28 January the US Department...
    ake-intel
    30 January 2019
  • Ones to Watch, 28 January 2019
    Americas: Further anti-government unrest expected in Venezuela as pressure on Maduro mounts Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; civil unres...
    ake-intel
    28 January 2019
  • Colombia: The end of ELN peace talks – for now
    Date first published: 22/1/2018 Key sectors: oil and gas; electricity; security force/government personnel and assets Key risks: insurgency; terroris...
    ake-intel
    23 January 2019
  • Ones to Watch, 21 January 2019
    Americas: Tensions increase following ELN car bomb attack in Colombia’s capital Sectors: oil and gas; electricity; security-force/government personn...
    ake-intel
    21 January 2019
  • Gabon: A botched coup
    Date first published: 16/1/2019 Key sectors: all Key risks: political instability; political violence; civil unrest In the early morning of 7 January...
    ake-intel
    16 January 2019
  • Political Risk Outlook Q4 2018 – Ones to Watch
    AKE's Political Risk Outlook Special Report contains a selection of five countries from around the world where the political landscape was fundamental...
    ake-intel
    16 January 2019
  • Ones to Watch, 14 January 2019
    Americas: Disruptive shortages amid crackdown on fuel theft to continue across Mexico Sectors: all Key Risks: fuel shortages; disruptive unrest; fuel ...
    ake-intel
    14 January 2019
  • Israel: Bye-Bye Bibi
    Date first published: 7/1/2019 Key sectors: all Key risks: political stability; security With just over three months until Israel’s early election...
    ake-intel
    09 January 2019
  • Ones to Watch, 7 January 2019
    Americas: Venezuela’s Maduro to take office for second term amid growing tensions Sectors: all Key Risks: political instability; civil unrest; crack...
    ake-intel
    07 January 2019