“I have used PRS’ International Country Risk Guide index on over a dozen scientific publications [and] found…a significant ability of the PRS political risk indicator to predict realized…”
Campbell R. Harvey
The PRS Group, Inc.
Established in 1979, The PRS Group is a global leader in quant-driven political risk and country risk forecasts. Originally the Political Risk Services division of Frost & Sullivan, Inc. and then of
UK-based IBC Group (now known as Informa), the firm occupies a niche market in the risk sector through the application of two proprietary, quantifiable, and back-tested methodologies: Political Risk Services (PRS) and the International Country Risk Guide (ICRG). A number of products based on these two risk rating systems are produced at regular intervals throughout the year.