On 20 November The Global Lead published an article by Alastair reflecting on the surprise collapse of coalition negotiations in Germany.
On 8 November, Alastair spoke on geopolitical and financial market risk at the annual conference of the Insurance Council of New Zealand – http://www.icnz.org.nz.
On 10 November, The Global Lead published an article by Alastair on events in and around Saudi Arabia.
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On 16 October ‘Arab Digest’ published Alastair’s commentary on recent developments in Iran/US relations – https://arabdigest.org. However, as this is a subscriber service, the version to be found at the hyperlink below (slightly amended for technical reasons) is from ‘The Global Lead’.
Alastair was interviewed by BTVI on 11 October about tensions in the South China Sea, on the Korean peninsula and on the China/India border.
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On 11 October ‘The Global Lead’ published an article by Alastair looking forward to the 19th Congress of the Communist Party of China.
On 8 October, ‘The Global Lead’ published a short article by Alastair looking ahead to the 2018 general election in Mexico.
On 30 September Alastair published on prospects for Japan’s 22 October snap general election in ‘The Global Lead’.
On 4 October Alastair spoke on ‘the next big geopolitical shock’ at Nomura Europe’s investment forum ‘Megatrends’ held in Madrid.
On 25 September, Alastair published his initial impressions of the outcome of Germany’s general election and its implications on ‘The Global Lead’.