Financial Services

images (46)Asia Pacific has become a driver of the global economy and presents some of the best opportunities for growth. It also presents unique challenges: it is incredibly diverse, with wide cultural differences in each country and varying levels of political maturity, governmental regulation, infrastructure and security.

Businesses involved in the Financial Services industry, should never approach the whole APAC region as one because each market presents unique challenges. It’s essential to develop new management strategies, models and governance procedures, especially when operating in an environment where different policies and regulatory nuances are particularly difficult to navigate.

Therefore Geo-political risk assessment is necessary to limit the likelihood that you will be surprised by unanticipated events, which could adversely impact your operations and/or investments.

At 36th Parallel Assessments, we provide tailor made, in-depth assessments and strategic forecasts incorporating all the risks you face as a business. Our aim is to give you a sense of what you are getting into, what pitfalls or troubles may lie ahead, how to avoid them, and how to navigate the politics and diplomacy of the region and forecast any opportunities that may be over the horizon.

We will provide you with objective, timely and accurate intelligence resulting in you and your company being better informed and better prepared to engage in your business activities.


We have successfully partnered with clients in the following financial services sector:

  • Banking

  • Insurance

  • Asset Management

  • Hedge Fund Management

  • Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Private Investors


So call or email Paul Buchanan or Joe Ward for more information and to discuss your specific requirements.

Dr. Paul Buchanan – Director

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