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Country Risk Map
Take a look at the SACE interactive world map for an assessment of the different types of risks to which your company is exposed when operating abroad. A 6-star rating system, calculated on a scale from 0 to 100 (with 100 being maximum risk), allows you to investigate the risk profiles (non-payment, regulatory instability and political-social instability) that may impact your business.
Sovereign credit risk
The risk that a counterparty backed by a sovereign guarantee should fail to honour the obligations of a contract
Corporate credit risk
The risk that a corporate counterparty should fail to honour the obligations of a contract
War and civil disturbance risk
The risk that episodes of violence, riots, sabotage or attacks should cause physical and/or financial damage to the assets held in the country
Bank credit risk
The risk that a bank counterparty should fail to honour the obligations of a contract
Expropriation and breach of contract
The risk that the government should adopt measures removing right of ownership/control of assets held in the country or unilaterally alter contractual commitments made by the government/public sector
Transfer and convertibility risk
The risk that the government should adopt measures preventing the conversion/repatriation of returns on investments or capital invested in the country
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Export Map
Discover the map of opportunities for Italian exports through the SACE Export Opportunity Index. The index is calculated on a scale of 0 to 100 (where 100 is the highest). For the methodology, click here
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Technip, SACE and Midor agreement for the Alexandria refinery

Technip Italy and SACE announced the finalization of a joint agreement with Midor (Middle East Oil Refinery) for a project to modernize and expand the MIDOR refinery near Alexandria, Egypt.
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The Board of Directors of SACE today approved the six-month results to 30 June 2015.
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During the visit of Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to Kenya, SACE, Intesa Sanpaolo and BNP Paribas announced the finalization of a € 306 million loan to finance the Itare Dam project, built by CMC-Ravenna on behalf of the Kenyan National Treasury.
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