Blogger Archives: Alexander Van Kuffeler

Alexander Van Kuffeler

Alexander is the Regional Head for the Financial Institutions Group for Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEMEA). Alexander previously worked at the Financial Services Authority and then at Glencairn as a Partner within the Credit and Political Risk team. Over 10 years of experience working with investment banks advising on the mitigation of credit and political risk and more recently concentrating on the provision of insurance based solutions to assist banks with regulatory capital relief.

Guide to Comprehensive Nonpayment Insurance for Financial Institutions

In last week’s post, I mentioned political risk insurance doesn’t cover insolvency and protracted payment default; for that you need comprehensive nonpayment policies. This week, I’m going to explain what they do. Continue reading →

Guide to Political Risk Insurance for Financial Institutions


Political risk insurance (PRI) is a product designed to help mitigate the political uncertainties investors and lenders face when investing or lending into emerging markets. Typically clients are concerned about the long-term political stability of a country, and a PRI … Continue reading →