Episode 7: Turkey

July 29, 2018
The Risky Business podcast analysis country risk around the globe. For more information on our unique ratings, go to www.txfnews.com/countryrisk.
 
Post-election, what will Erdogan’s continued policies to consolidate power mean in terms of international investment opportunities in Turkey? Should we expect a wait and see policy for the coming months? What does the election mean for Turkey, and for European partners that are asking an increasing amount from the country against a background of the migrant crisis and troubles in the Middle East? 

Episode 6: Asia-Pacific

July 29, 2018
The Risky Business podcast analysis country risk around the globe. For more information on our unique ratings, go to www.txfnews.com/countryrisk.
 
In this episode, Dan interviews Rebecca on all things Asia-Pacific, from Belt and Road, to terrorist risks in Philippines and Indonesia, to elections in Pakistan.

Episode 5: Russia, Eurasia and Europe

July 29, 2018
The Risky Business podcast analysis country risk around the globe. For more information on our unique ratings, go to www.txfnews.com/countryrisk.
 
Following the conclusion of the 2018 World Cup, Rebecca examines trends behind the scenes in Russia, the continued troubles in Ukraine, tensions in Eurasia, and the long term impact sanctions have (and haven’t) had on Russian trade flows. 
 
Meanwhile in Europe, we also analyse the risks posed by the rise of populism in Poland, Hungary, Germany and Italy… and of course we also reference the UK and the current British obsession… Brexit.

Episode 4: Americas

July 29, 2018
The Risky Business podcast analysis country risk around the globe. For more information on our unique ratings, go to www.txfnews.com/countryrisk.
 
In this episode we look at trends in risk across North and South America, including the war on drugs in Mexico, Trump’s tariffs, anti-corruption movements in Brazil, and the impact all of the above is having on financed investment in the region.

Episode 3: MENA

July 29, 2018
The Risky Business podcast analysis country risk around the globe. For more information on our unique ratings, go to www.txfnews.com/countryrisk.
 
This episode covers the Middle East, with tensions over Yemen, a changing role for Israel, trade flows through Oman, and short term challenges in Egypt.

Episode 2: Sub-Saharan Africa

July 29, 2018
The Risky Business podcast analysis country risk around the globe. For more information on our unique ratings, go to www.txfnews.com/countryrisk.
 
With a special focus on Africa, this episode looks at recent political developments in South Africa, stability and anti-corruption movements across the continent, the role of China, and the latest risk ratings for Ghana, Nigeria, Ethiopia and Kenya. 

Episode 1: Introduction to the methodology

July 27, 2018
The Risky Business podcast analysis country risk around the globe. For more information on our unique ratings, go to www.txfnews.com/countryrisk.
 
In the first episode, Dan and Rebecca explore the methodology behind the ratings, anomalies that exist, and some little known nuggets of information you won’t get from other country risk ratings, including a unique look at Denmark