Read the Mining Journal World Risk Report 2018 ePublication online
The Investment Risk Index methodology is based on an in-depth industry consultation process.
The 2018 Investment Risk Index suggests governments have managed to take the edge off, marginally.
Codes that are attractive to investors do not have to be exploitative for host nations.
Legal: Hard risk ratings, Perceived risk ratings and Investment Risk Index charts.
The disappointments in terms of mining code quality have failed to show signs of improvement.
Civic space and comprehensive transparency build foundations for stable mining projects.
Governance Hard Risk Ratings, Governance Perceived Risk Ratings and Governance Investment Risk Index
The developing world is improving, but the developed world displays limited improvement.
Political, environmental and social factors are important for miners' success.
Social Hard risk ratings, Perceived risk ratings and Investment Risk Index charts.
We can mitigate, prepare for, and adapt to the realisation of risk.
The world is, by the smallest of margins, a riskier place from a social perspective.
Tax policy has become the battleground for a broadening array of political objectives.
Fiscal Hard risk ratings, Perceived risk ratings and Investment Risk Index charts.
Tax regimes can change very rapidly and to an alarming degree.