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.

  • Mexico: Tax authority’s tactics to delay, block refunds point to further tax risk increase
  • Panama: Indefinite teachers’ strike highlights strength of union movement in education sector
  • Brazil: Terrorism risk temporarily raised to MEDIUM following growing threats around Olympic Games
  • El Salvador: Judicial obstructionism to compound president’s governance problems throughout his term in office
  • Guatemala: Scenarios: Corruption crackdown continues
  • Ukraine: Journalist’s murder unlikely to prompt deterioration in security environment
  • Nigeria: Stagflation, insufficient dollar liquidity to sustain currency risk
  • Côte d'Ivoire: Further protests likely over electricity tariffs
  • Gambia: Sentencing of protesters likely to further undermine opposition prospects in elections
  • Algeria: New investment law unlikely to reduce regulatory risk
  • Austria: Charges against former minister underline continued fight against high-level corruption
  • Mozambique: Sovereign risk to remain elevated despite planned spending cuts
  • Israel: Approval of two-year budgetary period unlikely to significantly increase sovereign risk
  • Hungary: New government structure reflects increasing focus on 2018 elections, likely to complicate decision-making
  • Turkey: Failed coup attempt likely to lead to further political consolidation, indicates persistent regime change risk
  • Niger: Economic slowdown, high security spending to increase tax risks, perpetuate non-payment issues
  • Pakistan: Paramilitary force’s mandate for counterterrorism operations in Sindh likely to be extended over coming days
  • Zimbabwe: Withdrawal of support from war veterans likely to contribute to president’s removal
  • Syria: IS unlikely to heed rebels’ ultimatum to leave Manbij; increase in asymmetric attacks likely
  • South Sudan: Security environment to remain fragile amid rebel splits, lack of trust between warring parties

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