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POLITICAL RISK


Marsh's Political Risk Practice specializes in advising corporations on international risk mitigation. We offer consulting services to assist risk and finance managers in determining effective political risk management strategies.

Political Risk OverviewMarsh is an international organization with political risk experts located globally. Our network and international expertise allows us to tap all world markets and maximize the success opportunities for our clients. Few individual insurers have the capacity to meet the needs of large project-related transactions. Through its extensive network of approved insurers, Marsh can arrange syndication to maximize underwriting capacity and provide one-stop shopping service to clients.
Marsh Risk Management Research
Social Media Heightens Political Risk in Emerging Markets
September 30, 2013  |  Views: 1180 |  Comments: 0 
Social Media Heightens Political Risk in Emerging Markets
As social media’s influence grows, businesses must consider its potential impact on their operations and factor them into their global political risk management strategies.  >>
Unrest in Turkey and Brazil: Risk and Insurance Implications
July 05, 2013  |  Views: 849 |  Comments: 0 
Unrest in Turkey and Brazil: Risk and Insurance Implications
Political risk and trade credit insurance market conditions could change rapidly as events unfold.  >>

Additional Thought Leadership
Marsh Insights: Trade and Economic Sanctions
April 01, 2014  |  Views: 250 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Trade and Economic Sanctions
International relations are complicated and unpredictable. Disagreements and conflicts between various international players that may lead to economic pressure to support political...  >>
Political Unrest in Ukraine: Managing the Risks
March 07, 2014  |  Views: 874 |  Comments: 0 
Political Unrest in Ukraine: Managing the Risks
Organization should check their crisis-response, insurance programs, can and claims procedures to ensure they can sufficiently mitigate exposures.  >>
Managing Political Instability in Emerging Markets
March 03, 2014  |  Views: 643 |  Comments: 0 
Managing Political Instability in Emerging Markets
Recent event in Ukraine highlight how quickly social unrest can translate into political instability.  >>
Global Risks 2012
January 25, 2012  |  Views: 2225 |  Comments: 0 
Global Risks 2012
The World Economic Forum's report focuses on three key risks that can undermine the progress made by globalization   >>
Risk and the Boardroom Agenda
June 19, 2011  |  Views: 2261 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Risk and the Boardroom Agenda
Risk and the boardroom agenda explores the unprecedented risk management challenges organizations face today and proposes strategies for managing these risks.  >>
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Political Risk
February 18, 2011  |  Views: 4438 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Political Risk
In today's global economy, executives recognize that investment opportunities in foreign markets bring new risks not encountered in domestic regions. Whether a company is entering ...  Read More...
Political Risk Insurance for Mining Companies: Safeguarding New Opportunties
June 04, 2013  |  Views: 2512 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Political Risk Insurance for Mining Companies: Safeguarding New Opportunties
Mining companies face a host of opportunities every day. Rapidly rising demand for raw materials in the overseas markets coupled with a global economic recovery and supply constrai...  Read More...
Supply Chain Risk
March 30, 2011  |  Views: 3287 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Supply Chain Risk
Increased use of foreign suppliers and time-sensitive production may mean greater profits for your company—“if all goes well.” However, if all does not go well, the stakes are high...  Read More...
Terrorism Risk
March 30, 2011  |  Views: 3794 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Terrorism Risk
Terrorism insurance coverage is organized to protect companies from potential physical damage and business interruption deriving from terrorist attacks. It not only addresses opera...  Read More...
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Pirate Attacks a Growing Concern
September 13, 2010  |  Views: 4842 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Pirate Attacks a Growing Concern
Pirate attacks in the Gulf of Aden and Indian Ocean have become a prevalent concern, the most recent attack occurring last month. The geographical range of the pirates as well as ...  Read More...
Violence in Mexico Increases
July 09, 2010  |  Views: 4645 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Violence in Mexico Increases
Violence related to Mexico's battle against organized crime and drug traffickers continues to escalate, with the most recent attacks aimed at disrupting the municipal elections wit...  Read More...
Political Unrest Continues in Thailand
April 09, 2010  |  Views: 4045 |  Comments: 0 
Political Unrest Continues in Thailand
Protesters have amassed recently in Bangkok, Thailand, calling for new elections, storming Parliament, and disrupting business in the capital. More than 30 embassies and the Touris...  Read More...
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September 30, 2013  |  Views: 1591
Proliferation of Social Media Creates Flaws in Traditional 'Rear View' Approach to Managing Political Risk
The speed at which political instability spreads is now inextricably linked to social media.  Read More...

Contacts
Daniel Galvao

Toronto ON Canada
416 868 7988
daniel.galvao@marsh.com