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West Africa the terror hotspot
Coup will likely prove a headache for miners.
Reputational concerns will multiply if Condé's third term becomes reality, says risk consultancy
Supply falling just as Chinese demand is set to recover
Verisk Maplecroft-WoodMac propose a better, more contextualised model
Operational environment continues to deteriorate in the West African country
Threats include jihadist violence, disruption to exports, political intervention and criminal gangs....
Miners may carry heavy cost burden from South Africa's ongoing power crisis
A deteriorating security environment across the Sahel leaves mining companies with much to ponder.
Polymetal premium? You can bank on it.
Chinese appetite likely to fuel next leg of battery-metal frenzy
Political unrest and mooted legislative changes loom over country's mining growth potential
Verisk Maplecroft's Seán Smith on how the country's mining sector has changed, post 2014
If governments decide they want a mining industry, it starts with a decent mining law
Myanmar, Nigeria and Colombia hold high supply-chain risk
While the big focus for risk analysts is collapsed oil revenue in countries like Angola and Gabon, Verisk...
The downturn in the commodities cycle has heightened the risk for miners
Risk firm takes a view on the recent SEC ruling on government payments
President unlikely to revisit mining code for foreseeable future
Balanced equation is positive for mining sector after opposition victory
New pricing and cost-cutting environment brings key changes to above-ground risk management outlook
Multi-billion dollar mining legal duel set to get underway
FIFA scandal symptomatic of scale of corruption but also reach of new anti-bribery measures
Mine health and safety in Turkey has not improved despite high-profile cases of systemic regulatory failure...
West Africa got a glimpse at the future during the recent minerals boom, including the key ingredients...
Abuja, Cairo and Nairobi among 'extreme' risk cities, according to Verisk Maplecroft survey
Research firm, insurer point to rising risks around water and, indirectly, mining investments
Where once an onerous tax regime ensured the country was starved of significant investment in its vast...
US-China trade war fuels Washington's bid to bolster critical mineral supply chains
The past three years has seen policy in several jurisdictions test the patience of investors
Verisk Maplecroft's Jimena Blanco discusses the policy fallout from the latest Brazil TSF disaster
Scepticism is mounting over Indonesia's bid to move up the aluminium value chain
Duque's reforms buoy investors, but solving the popular consultation conundrum will be a tricky task...
The DRC elections appear to have removed Joseph Kabila but investors are advised to look closer
Verisk Maplecroft's Jimena Blanco discusses the pros and cons of potential changes in Chile
Verisk Maplecroft's Eileen Gavin talks through the potential impacts of political changes in Peru
Verisk Maplecroft's Indigo Ellis on the likely outcomes of a DRC election certain to be rigged
Impending battle for control of DR Congo, & its mineral riches, threatens further pain for miners.