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 considered that you may have to justify how you are managing it? One approach is the 4-2-1 model. AKE International’s General Manager Martin Taylor explains....

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 fundamentally altered in Q4, and provides forecasts for Q1 2019. AKE's political risk outlook map draws on our rigorous risk ratings for the main economic, regulatory and political hurdles facing countries across the...

AKE Special Report – The Jamal Khashoggi Affair and US-Saudi Relations

The Jamal Khashoggi Affair and US-Saudi Relations Key sectors: oil & gas; defence Key risks: sanctions; non-granting of export licences; oil prices The Khashoggi Affair could have serious implications on Saudi Arabia relations with the United States (US). However, in AKE’s baseline case, the Khashoggi Affair will temporarily strain relations between Washington and Riyadh, but the countries’...

Political Risk Outlook Q3 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 fundamentally altered in Q3 and provides forecasts for Q4 2018. AKE's political risk outlook map draws on our rigorous risk ratings for the main economic, regulatory and political hurdles facing countries across the...

AKE Special Report – The Sino-US Trade War

The Sino-US Trade War The trade war between the United States (US) and China has been on the horizon for several months as Washington became increasingly vocal in its protests over the US trade and services deficit with China. The first salvos in the trade war were fired on 6 July, with the US activating...