Ones to Watch

Explore AKE’s Ones to Watch, a complimentary bulletin issued every Monday to highlight the most important security and political risk developments for the upcoming week. You can also browse AKE’s Risk Insights on evolving current risk developments, and download AKE’s Special Reports for in-depth analysis.

Ones to Watch

  • Ones to Watch, 7 July 2020
    Americas: Argentina presented improved debt offer to in last move to avoid unruly default Sectors: all Key Risks: sovereign default; protracted litiga...
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    06 July 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 22 June 2020
    Americas: Chile facing tightened lockdown, Codelco suspends projects over COVID-19 Sectors: all Key Risks: business interruption; economic risks In Ch...
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    22 June 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 15 June 2020
    Americas: Controversial proposal to merge Mexico’s regulators postponed amid backlash Sectors: all Key Risks: regulatory changes; contract frustrati...
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    15 June 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 8 June
    Americas: Guyana completes 2 March general election vote recount, opposition set to win Sectors: oil and gas; mining Key Risks: political instability;...
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    08 June 2020

Risk Insights

  • Suriname: Desi desists?
    Date first published: 30/06/2020 Key sectors: all Key risks: political stability; policy continuity; sovereign default President Desire Delano ‘Desi...
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    01 July 2020
  • China – North Korea: Three nos: the mantra driving China’s North Korea Strategy
    Date first published: 23/06/2020 Key sectors: all Key risks: external conflict; regional stability On 16 June, North Korea demolished the Inter-Korean...
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    24 June 2020
  • DRC: Kamerhe corruption trial highlights President’s perennial power struggles
    Date first published: 16/06/2020 Key sectors: all Key risks: frustration of process; corruption; political instability On 20 June, a Kinshasa tribunal...
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    17 June 2020
  • European Union: A small step towards fiscal federalism
    Date first published: 09/06/2020 Key sectors: all Key risks: sovereign debt; economic recovery; fiscal federalism In 1790, Alexander Hamilton, the fir...
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    10 June 2020

Special Reports

  • AKE Report – COVID-19 and the long term changes to the global economy
    The COVID-19 pandemic has shocked the global economy. Economic activity ground to a halt, and global supply chains have been battered.  When the pand...
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    18 May 2020
  • Political Risk Outlook Q1 2020 – 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...
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    07 April 2020
  • AKE Special Report – COVID-19 Restrictions
    AKE's Special Report aims to help clients prepare to adapt to the measures introduced in response to the pandemic and understand what triggers may pro...
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    06 April 2020
  • AKE Special Report – Economics of COVID 19
    AKE's Special Report report assess the potential economic impact of the reaction to COVID-19. Official reports say a new strain of coronavirus, known ...
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    04 March 2020

News and updates

  • Ones to Watch, 7 July 2020
    Americas: Argentina presented improved debt offer to in last move to avoid unruly default Sectors: all Key Risks: sovereign default; protracted litiga...
    ake-intel
    06 July 2020
  • Suriname: Desi desists?
    Date first published: 30/06/2020 Key sectors: all Key risks: political stability; policy continuity; sovereign default President Desire Delano ‘Desi...
    ake-intel
    01 July 2020
  • Ones to Watch, 29 June 2020
    Americas: Dominican Republic to head to the polls amid COVID-19 Sectors: all Key Risks: political stability; election-related unrest In the Dominican ...
    ake-intel
    29 June 2020
  • China – North Korea: Three nos: the mantra driving China’s North Korea Strategy
    Date first published: 23/06/2020 Key sectors: all Key risks: external conflict; regional stability On 16 June, North Korea demolished the Inter-Korean...
    ake-intel
    24 June 2020