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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.
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...
► 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
Examples of nationalisation of businesses that were owned by foreign firms from various countries.
Full report at www.eurasiagroup.net/issues/Top-Risks-2017 This year marks the most volatile political risk environment in the postwar period, at least as important to global markets as the economic recession of 2008. In 2017 we enter a period of geopolitical recession.
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
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
As political risk rises around the world, the political risk insurance marketplace is expanding to meet it in most places around the world.
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...
Jeremy Stretch Head of G10 FX CIBC talks GBP/USD. This market is hard to trade due to the inherent political risks, and Brexit´s premium or penalty ,depending on one’s point of view. Sterling has been the second-best performer in terms of the majors in the last few months. Core Finance is part of Core London, a TV production company based in Belgravia, London. Core Finance aims to provide its viewers with insightful market commentary, helping investors navigate global financial markets. Making the content provided invaluable to viewers. Our shows are closely followed by fund managers, day traders, retail investors, company CEO's, experienced investors and those new to the financial markets. Core Finance covers all asset classes ranging from currencies (forex), equities, bonds, commod...
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.
Its command economy and upcoming succession give reason for concern.
Trump's presidency, European Union and electoral cycle in Germany, France and the Netherlands, Beijing-Kremlin-Washington relations, regulatory environment, Trump bump, terrorist threat, West Mosul and ISIS
Visit http://icould.com/videos/mark-m/ for more careers info. Mark M is an Assistant Political Risk Underwriter at Chaucer Insurance - "We insure things like the risk of terrorist attacks, or political violence in trouble spots... What we do is travel to places where there's potential for things to go wrong." He came to the UK from Australia, intending to travel, but ended up working and studying in the UK. His degree, and his hobby, is ancient history and archeology and he hopes to take these up professionally again in the future. But in the meantime he enjoys his job and enjoys earning good money. Highlights at http://icould.com/videos/mark-m/?length=short
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.
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
Emma Ross- Thomas, Bloomberg News Brexit editor, discusses a Friday speech by English Prime Minister Theresa May, who promised U.K. citizens that Brexit will not hurt the country’s workers. She speaks with Bloomberg’s Amy Morris and Peter Barnes on Bloomberg Radio’s "Politics, Policy, Power and Law." This is a Bloomberg podcast. To download, watch or listen to this report now, click on the thumbnail/player on the sidebar.