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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
► 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
Thus video explores the major types of political risks that jeopardize international business operations; and thus, success.
Examples of nationalisation of businesses that were owned by foreign firms from various countries.
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...
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
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.
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.
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
► 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
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 iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/ig-trading-spread-betting/id406492428 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 flexi...
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
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
2017 is notable for the range of elections being held across the continent, from Rwanda and Kenya in the East, Liberia in the West, and Angola, in the South. In a moment, we will review the potential political risks to note in Somalia and Kenya, ahead of their respective elections, but first, here's CGTN's Ramah Nyang with an overview of what you should expect across the continent.
Ken Courtis: Markets are complacent about political risk -and the biggest political risks are in the Asia Pacific
http://www.weforum.org/ How to Respond to Political Risks Join an in-depth briefing on how business can step up its response to the political and societal risks affecting markets and economies. · Jose Augusto Coelho Fernandes, Director, Policy and Strategy, Confederação Nacional da Industria (CNI), Brazil · Alejandro Guerrero, Corporate Country Officer, MMC Argentina; Chief Executive Officer, Argentina and Uruguay, Marsh (MMC), Argentina · Mauricio Lazala, Deputy Director, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, United Kingdom Moderated by · Andres R. Martinez, Bureau Chief, Buenos Aires, Bloomberg News, Argentina
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
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.
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