News and updates

  • Political Risk Outlook Q1 2021 – 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...
    08 April 2021
  • Mozambique: Islamist militants threaten to disrupt LNG operations
    Date first published: 06/04/2021 Key sectors: oil & gas; all Key risks: business disruption; terrorism; political violence   Risk development...
    07 April 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 4 April 2021
    Americas: Ecuador and Peru to hold presidential vote; region tightens COVID-19 restrictions Sectors: all Key Risks: policy continuity; COVID-19 lockdo...
    06 April 2021
  • Brazil: Lula returns
    Date first published: 25/03/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: policy continuity; political instability   Risk development On 8 March former presid...
    31 March 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 29 March 2021
    Americas: Controversial military operations lead to violence, attacks in Venezuela’s Apure state Sectors: all Key Risks: violent clashes; forced dis...
    29 March 2021
  • AKE Insights Report: Pipeline Security Risks in 2021
    Pipelines face myriad security risks across the world. AKE’s Special Report helps you navigate some of the most relevant risks affecting these cruci...
    25 March 2021
  • Turkey: Another currency crisis
    Date first published: 23/03/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: lira collapse; financial crisis; inflation   Risk development On 19 March President ...
    24 March 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 22 March 2021
    Americas: Mexico tightens security in Guatemalan border over migrants, COVID-19 Sectors: all Key Risks: civil unrest; border disruption; violent clash...
    22 March 2021
  • Senegal: Protests foreshadow uncertain future
    Date first published: 16/03/2021 Key sectors: all Key risks: civil unrest; political instability   Risk development Between 3 and 5 March, Senega...
    17 March 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 15 March 2021
    Americas: Former interim president’s arrest stokes political tension, unrest risk in Bolivia Sectors: all Key Risks: civil unrest; crackdown on oppo...
    15 March 2021
  • AKE Special Report: Media in the Internet Age
    AKE’s Special Report focuses on the challenges facing traditional news media in the internet age. After months of wrangling, Australia's parliament ...
    11 March 2021
  • Thailand: Slippery slope
    Date first published: 04/03/2021 Key sectors: various Key risks: political instability; economic risks   Risk development Thailand’s pro-democr...
    10 March 2021