International

BRIC Economies Lack Adequate Risk Management

BRIC Economies Lack Adequate Risk Management

Brazil, Russia, India and China are great places to do business. Just don’t expect much risk management help.

 
EU Debt Crisis: Far From Over or Nearing the End?

EU Debt Crisis: Far From Over or Nearing the End?

The European Union continues to struggle with its fiscal policy.

 
Q&A: A World of Risk

Q&A: A World of Risk

Eurasia Group president Ian Bremmer discusses the largest international threats for 2011.

 
The Perils of Climate Change in Brazil

The Perils of Climate Change in Brazil

Climate change will eventually affect most nations. But its influence in Brazil is already being felt.

 
Clinical Trial Insurance in South Korea

Clinical Trial Insurance in South Korea

Companies are flocking to Korea for clinical trials, but the insurance landscape there poses new risks.

 
Iran Sanctions and Insurance

Iran Sanctions and Insurance

Tougher sanctions against doing business that assists Iran were passed, but enforcement questions remain.

 
Cry, the Beloved Country

Cry, the Beloved Country

Why isn’t microinsurance taking off in Africa?

 
Kidnap & Ransom Trends

Kidnap & Ransom Trends

The threat of kidnapping has never been greater for employees traveling abroad.

 
Russia’s Insurance Revolution

Russia’s Insurance Revolution

Russia remains an immature, nascent insurance market. But the times, they are a-changing.

 
UK Environmental Regulation

UK Environmental Regulation

How UK-based businesses can prepare for the effects of the EU’s Environmental Liability Directive.

 
2010 Political Risks

2010 Political Risks

African countries are among the riskiest in the world.

 
Risk Management, Czech Style

Risk Management, Czech Style

The country’s increasing awareness of its own importance continues to push companies towards a higher level of risk assessment.

 
Global Presents

Global Presents

Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcement is on the rise. Here is some advice to ensure compliance.

 
New Rules for Chinese Insurance

New Rules for Chinese Insurance

A new Chinese insurance law has placed additional demands on insurers and risk managers.

 
On Foreign Ground

On Foreign Ground

When companies send employees abroad they create unique workers compensation and liability challenges.