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, 19 July 2021
    Americas: Moderate candidates win Chile’s presidential primaries ahead of November’s vote Sectors: all Key Risks: policy uncertainty; political in...
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    19 July 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 12 July 2021
    Americas: Protests and associated violent repression to persist across Cuba Sectors: all Key Risks: civil unrest; unrest-related violence; government-...
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    12 July 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 5 July 2021
    Americas:  Oil majors reportedly mulling to launch offshore oil exploration in Colombia by 2022 Sectors: oil and gas Key Risks: business and economic...
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    05 July 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 28 June 2021
    Americas: Chile’s Constituent Assembly to start drafting new constitution on 4 July Sectors: all Key Risks: policy uncertainty; political instabilit...
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    28 June 2021

Risk Insights

  • 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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    30 June 2021

Special Reports

  • Kidnap & Ransom Report: Q2 2021
    AKE’s quarterly Kidnap & Ransom Report highlights and assesses the key risks and incidents around the world....
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    12 July 2021
  • Political Risk Outlook Q2 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...
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    02 July 2021
  • AKE Insights Report: The Wuhan ‘Lab Leak
    On 26 May United States (US) President Joe Biden ordered a review of the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic. In an extraordinary statement he called for...
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    24 June 2021
  • AKE Insights Report: Sovereign risk to oil producing countries
    The unprecedented dual shocks of the oil price crash of 2020 overlaid with the economic fall out of the COVID-19 pandemic have had severe economic rep...
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    09 June 2021

News and updates

  • 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...
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    21 July 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 19 July 2021
    Americas: Moderate candidates win Chile’s presidential primaries ahead of November’s vote Sectors: all Key Risks: policy uncertainty; political in...
    ake-intel
    19 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...
    ake-intel
    15 July 2021
  • Ones to Watch, 12 July 2021
    Americas: Protests and associated violent repression to persist across Cuba Sectors: all Key Risks: civil unrest; unrest-related violence; government-...
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    12 July 2021