Risk Insights

  • Guinea (Conakry): President Conde ousted in Conakry coup
    Date first published: 14/09/2021 Key sectors: all; mining Key risks: political instability; policy uncertainty; civil unrest   Risk developmentÂ...
    15 September 2021
  • Russia: A different election
    Date first published: 02/09/2021 Key sectors: various Key risks: political instability; civil unrest; economic   Risk development On 17-19 Sept...
    08 September 2021
  • Yemen: Division of assets
    Date first published: 31/08/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: war on land; default hyperinflation; business disruption; sanctions   Risk developme...
    02 September 2021
  • Afghanistan: Taliban 2.0?
    Date first published: 24/08/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: war on land; political violence; terrorism; political instability; policy uncertainty &nb...
    27 August 2021
  • Japan: Suga’s post-Olympics reckoning
    Date first published: 17/08/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: policy uncertainty   Risk Development Ahead of the general election that must be hel...
    18 August 2021
  • Afghanistan: The threat to Central Asia
    Date first published: 10/8/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: border clashes; terrorism; humanitarian crisis   Risk development Taliban militants h...
    11 August 2021
  • Russia-Germany-US: Once a pipedream, now a reality
    Date first published: 29/7/2021 Key sectors: oil and gas Key risks: sanctions; policy uncertainty; economic   Risk development On 21 July Berlin and ...
    04 August 2021
  • Haiti: From bad to worse
    Date first published: 22/07/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: political instability; violent unrest; deadly clashes; crime; kidnap and ransom   Ri...
    28 July 2021
  • South Africa: Fuel for the fire
    Date first published: 20/07/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: civil unrest; business risks; economic risks   Risk development  At least 200 peopl...
    21 July 2021
  • Ethiopia: The TPLF’s courageous comeback
    Date first published: 08/07/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: internal conflict; political violence; political instability   Risk development On 2...
    15 July 2021
  • China: Lawfare with the West
    Date first published: 06/07/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: sanctions; business risks   Risk development On 10 June, the National People’s Con...
    07 July 2021
  • Worldwide: The global crypto crackdown
    Date first published: 29/06/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: financial crises; illicit financing   Risk development Cryptocurrency has had a vola...
    30 June 2021