Verisk Maplecroft in the Media
27 March 2015 Turkey passes tough new security law, raising fears of election crackdowns
A new Turkish law, that may encourage state violence against demonstrators, will not help peace talks with the Kurds, states Verisk Maplecroft’s Anthony Skinner
27 March 2015 Nigeria's mass migration ahead of super close election
The Nigeria election is currently too close to call, says Malte Liewerscheidt, senior Africa analyst at Verisk Maplecroft
23 March 2015 Kenyan Mines Minister Expects Law to Boost Investment Interest
Terrorist attacks have killed 361 people since Sept 2013, according to Verisk Maplecroft, but Kenya’s mining minister says the country has tried to improve security
23 March 2015 Naira Gain Seen Saving Nigeria From Pre-Election Rate Raise
Nigeria is battling an insurgency that killed more than 4,700 people last year, double the 2013 figure, according to estimates from Verisk Maplecroft
20 March 2015 Yemen suicide bombings leave over 130 dead after mosques targeted
The coalescence of Yemen’s multiple insurgencies into a war between two sides remains a distinct possibility, says Verisk Maplecroft’s Jordan Perry
Recent television appearances
04 March 2015CNBC TV
Petrobras is a 'political headache'
Interview: Verisk Maplecroft’s Jimena Blanco analyses the latest on the Petrobras scandal in Brazil, and explains why she thinks it will drag on
13 February 2015Bloomberg TV
Ukraine Has Massive Problems: McDowell
Verisk Maplecroft Senior Russia Analyst Daragh McDowell discusses Ukraine’s economy with Bloomberg’s Mark Barton and Anna Edwards
13 February 2015CNBC TV
Does the Ukraine cease-fire change anything?
Interview: Daragh McDowell, senior Russia analyst at Verisk Maplecroft, says the Russia / Ukraine cease-fire doesn't change anything in the "grand scheme of things"