Geopolitical Insights

We no longer have the luxury of viewing the world from a linear perspective. The compounding effects of global events and the speed at which they occur produce exponential shifts in market dynamics.

Through our Situation Reports (SITREP), Academy’s Geopolitical team responds to potentially market-moving developments with a quick and to the point report that reflects immediate reactions and thoughts from some of the foremost experts on each subject. As events unfold and a deeper story emerges, these reports are later supplemented by our more in-depth Around the World reports and podcasts.

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SITREP – Surveillance Balloon Shot Down

Rachel Washburn | [email protected] 646-940-9995   Major General Spider Marks | [email protected]       Academy Securities Geopolitical Intelligence Group   SITREP – Surveillance Balloon Shot Down         What has Happened: The Chinese surveillance balloon that crossed over the U.S. this week was shot down by a U.S. F-22 on Saturday afternoon. ... SITREP – Surveillance Balloon Shot Down

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SITREP – Chinese Surveillance in the U.S.

February 3, 2023 What has Happened: The U.S. military has been monitoring a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon that has been hovering over the northern part of the U.S. (near a U.S. strategic missile base) for the past few days. Today, the Pentagon said that the balloon “violated U.S. air space and international law” and rejected China’s earlier claim ... SITREP – Chinese Surveillance in the U.S.

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