The leading country risk rating agency since 1966.

BERI S.A. is the leading analysis and consulting firm possessing a global network of experts with the objective to advise its clients on their strategy and performance and prepare them for alternative scenarios.

We are committed to providing our clients with the most accurate forecasts about countries competing in a political and business environment characterized by constant change and growing complexity. We share our insights on significant topics and developments around the globe and keep our clients informed through daily analysis of issues that are shaping the international business world… read more

A majority of BERI’s clients is private international corporations who seek the highest quality of information, analysis, and forecasts of the markets in which they operate.  We understand the business objectives of our clients and arm them with the most up-to-date and timely analysis.  BERI S.A. not only identifies new trends and opportunities for its clients, but it also helps them guard against the threats to their profitability and challenges facing the clients’ operations ...

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BERI S.A. has always been an ardent supporter of academic institutions since its inception in 1966.  Our team contributes to academic research primarily by granting access to economic data to colleges and universities around the world.  BERI S.A. created an academic membership program, which has grown steadily since 2005.  Academic members benefit from our research reports and economic data relevant for scientific research.

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Government Non-Profit

A growing portion of BERI S.A. clients is government institutions and non-profit organizations. We understand the need for governments to use the right data and analysis to make sure they are competitive and are able to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) for sustained growth. BERI S.A. also understands that the information that non-profit organizations need is different in nature than what private corporations would seek out. By providing reports ranging from Financial Ethics Index (FEI) to Quality Workforce Index (QWI), we address the need for our government and non-profit clients…

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Latest News

  • BERI's Saruhan Hatipoglu speaks with Bloomberg Radio's Doug Krizner and David Ingles.

    "It is the Rodney Dangerfield of elections. It gets no respect" says Saruhan about the upcoming Dutch elections.

  • BERI CEO Saruhan Hatipoglu speaks with Betty Liu and Yvonne Man of Bloomberg

    "Robbing Peter to pay Paul" is how Saruhan characterizes the border adjustment tax as it stands.

  • BERI S.A. CEO Saruhan Hatipoglu speaks to Reuters

    In an interview with Jennifer Ablan of Reuters, Mr. Hatipoglu warns against market complacency.


New Publications

  • Financial Ethics Index (FEI) 2016 and Quality of Workforce Index (QWI) 2016 are now available.
  • Business Risk Reports (BRS) 2016-III was published on December 3 2016. See what heightened geopolitical risk has done to country performance.
  • FORELEND 2016-III is now available for purchase.
  • MERA is back! BERI S.A.'s MVP for oil and gas companies is available for purchase now.