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This lesson looks at the risk that businesses, investors and governments may face when there is a change in politics or political outcomes. As such, if there is a change in the politics of a country that negatively affects your goals as a business or investor, then that is known as political risk. For more lessons and lecture notes visit www.gaksu.com
Thus video explores the major types of political risks that jeopardize international business operations; and thus, success.
► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Revolutions, conflicts and surprise election results all constitute political risk. Companies need to tackle these to take advantage of areas with high potential returns. Michael Skapinker investigates for FT Special Reports series on corporate longevity. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes FT Business The latest on companies news http://www.ft.com/companies Click here for more FT Business videos http://video.ft.com/Ft-Business
What is POLITICAL RISK? What does POLITICAL RISK mean? POLITICAL RISK meaning - POLITICAL RISK definition - POLITICAL RISK explanation. Source: Wikipedia.org article, adapted under https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ license. Political risk is a type of risk faced by investors, corporations, and governments that political decisions, events, or conditions will significantly affect the profitability of a business actor or the expected value of a given economic action. Political risk can be understood and managed with reasoned foresight and investment. The term political risk has had many different meanings over time. Broadly speaking, however, political risk refers to the complications businesses and governments may face as a result of what are commonly referred to as politica...
Examples of nationalisation of businesses that were owned by foreign firms from various countries.
Political violence is scary but you can protect yourself against it.
The risk that businesses, investors and governments may face when there is a change in politics or political outcomes. As such, if there is a change in the politics of a country that negatively affects your goals as a business or investor, then that is known as political risk. For more lessons and lecture notes go to www.gaksu.com
This is the thirteenth and final lecture in the "International Finance" series in which I discuss Political Risk. What is it, how is it measured and how can multinational corporations protect themselves from or manage the political risks they face? For example, when Disney decided to open Eurodisney in France, they could have owned the entire operation outright. Instead they designed the financing and made other arrangements that significantly protected themselves from political risk. In this lecture, I discuss the logic underlying various measures that companies can take to manage their political risk.
Since Trump's inauguration, we have seen a change in US foreign policy from one built on increasing global interdependence under US leadership to one more focused on individual national priorities. What should we expect from US foreign policy ahead?
At the Investment Forum, Katinka Barysch explains how companies can mitigate political risks. Follow us on twitter: https://twitter.com/AllianzGI_view Connect with us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/allianz-global-investors?trk=top_nav_home
Feb. 25 -- Citi Chief Global Political Analyst Tina Fordham and State Street Global Advisors CIO Richard Lacaille discuss the top political risks to the economy in 2016. They speak on "Bloomberg Surveillance." Like this video? Subscribe to Bloomberg Business on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/Bloomberg Watch Bloomberg TV live at http://www.bloomberg.com/live
Eagles Talent Speakers Bureau proudly presents Ian Bremmer - http://www.eaglestalent.com/Ian-Bremmer Ian Bremmer is the president and founder of Eurasia Group, the leading global political risk research and consulting firm. In 1998, Bremmer established Eurasia Group with just $25,000. At present, the company is the leading global political risk research and consulting firm, with offices in New York, Washington, and London, as well as a network of experts and resources in 90 countries. Eurasia Group provides analysis and expertise about how political developments and national security dynamics move markets and shape investment environments across the globe.
► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Bad news can destroy value in the short term, but evidence suggests that in the long term it is usually safe to ignore what is happening in politics. James Mackintosh, investment editor, says you should look at the bigger picture. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes
Its command economy and upcoming succession give reason for concern.
The FT’s Roger Blitz and Valentijn van Nieuwenhuijzen of NN Investment Partners explain how policy uncertainty might be high but good data are more important for markets. Markets are not ignoring political risks - they are pricing them in segments. ► Subscribe to FT.com here: http://on.ft.com/2eZZoLI ► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes
This lesson describes what country risk is and why it is important for investors, governments and businesses. For more videos and lesson notes visit www.gaksu.com
Donald Trump’s aggressive rhetoric towards China, the growth of discontent in Europe ahead of key elections in some of the biggest economies and Brexit have been highlighted as political risks in 2017, but Klisman Murati from Global Risk Insight points out some of the most damaging issues not being mentioned. Website: https://www.ig.com/uk?CHID=9?QPID=1414138388&QPPID=1 Twitter: https://twitter.com/IGcom Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IGcom Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.iggroup.android.cfd&hl=en_GB LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/igcom Google +: https://plus.google.com/u/0/108999047065291192896 IG is a global leader in retail forex, providing fast and flexible access to over 10,000 financial markets – including indices, shares, fore...