Control Risks is an independent, global risk consultancy specialising in helping organisations manage political, integrity and security risks in complex and hostile environments. We support clients by providing strategic consultancy, expert analysis and in-depth investigations, handling sensitive political issues and providing practical on-the-ground protection and support.

Our unique combination of services, geographical reach and the trust our clients place in us ensure we can help them to effectively solve their problems and realise new opportunities across the world.

  • Nigeria: Agreement with China to build hydropower plant points to rising debt levels, sovereign risks
  • Bulgaria: Political disagreements over defence procurement highlight contract risk in sector
  • Iran: Security, terrorism risks remain LOW despite foiled attacks
  • Spain: Escalation of national government measures unlikely to stop Catalan independence referendum; mass protests to continue
  • Mongolia: Scenarios: Uneasy co-habitation stalls policy-making
  • Syria: Recapture of key villages points to successful Raqqa offensive over coming month, Islamic State's insurgent attacks to continue
  • Brazil: Turf war indicates rising security challenges in Rio de Janeiro
  • United Kingdom: Series of arrests related to underground bombing show wider network likely involved, not direct extremist group direction
  • Swaziland: Public sector wage dispute not indicative of growing threat of labour unrest
  • Philippines: Consolidation of opposition sentiment unlikely to undermine political stability
  • Ecuador: President’s call for popular consultation demonstrates desire for public support
  • Bahrain: Efforts to attract foreign investment to reduce regulatory risk

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Africa Risk-Reward Index

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Hidden Gems in Mozambique

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