The World Ahead

An analysis of key risks of 2021


Following a tumultuous year in 2020, this year looks to be one of more hope, yet is likely to remain difficult to navigate.

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Complete the form to download your report and find out what is on the minds of Axco’s Global Risk Intelligence and Data (GRID) team who have identified and analysed many of the key geopolitical risks that may shape the world ahead.

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2020 wasn’t an easy year for forecasters. While we were aware of the potential for a pandemic as news began to filter out of Wuhan in late 2019, the way in which COVID-19 would come to dominate our lives was hard to imagine

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Monitoring emerging risks around the world, particularly those which affect the strategic activities of governments, companies and individuals.

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Our annual look ahead is a part of that system, and we hope that as we share some of our thoughts for the coming year, they help to frame and inspire your own analysis. As always, we’ll be keeping our eyes on the world as it unfolds, updating our assessments and re-evaluating our assumptions

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