Commercial Collections Blog

October 26, 2012

Country Risk Ratings

Country risk is the risk associated of doing business a specific country.  As part of evaluating country risk, ratings companies identify factors such as overall country risk, political risk outlook, and economic outlook.

Often countries are placed into tiers, ranging from least to most risk. Country risk analysis providers use different methods to assess and rate countries’ comparative risk exposure.   A risk rating review helps you spot both global trends and identify specific countries with changing risk profiles.