About Us

Business Monitor was founded in 1984 by Richard Londesborough and Jonathan Feroze, the company's joint CEOs, who both continue to play a full role within the company. Our customers and clients span more than 140 countries worldwide, including more than half of the Global Fortune 500 companies. Businesses, banks, financial service companies, governments, academia and research centres have all come to rely on our analysis, data and forecasts - and have done so for 30 years. The company was awarded the Queen's Award for Export Achievement in 1997. Business Monitor is a wholly independent company, headquartered at Blackfriars, London, with foreign offices in New York, Singapore and South Africa. Our corporate mission is to become the world's No.1 Independent Information Provider in its field (Country Risk & Industry Research).


How our products can help you

We offer a comprehensive range of products and services designed to help senior executives, analysts and researchers assess and better manage operating risks, and exploit business opportunities, across 200 markets.

Business Monitor Online Service

Our flagship daily online service, encompassing Country Risk, Industry Research and Company Intelligence across 200 markets, on one powerful platform. Our premium service can be fractioned by geography and type of service to suit each client's strategic information needs and budget, and is available to multi-user networks, intranets and IP environments.

Country Risk

Our country risk and macroeconomic forecast portfolio includes Daily Alerts, weekly financial market reports, monthly regional Monitors, and in-depth quarterly Business Forecast Reports.

Industry Analysis

We cover a total of 24 industry verticals through a portfolio of services, including Daily Alerts, monthly regional Insights, and in-depth quarterly Country Sector Reports.

Financial Markets

Our Financial Markets service with analysis and forecasts on fixed income, currencies, interest rates, commodities and equity indices across an unparalleled spectrum of developed, emerging and frontier markets.