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Political Risk Analysis - FNM Victory Brings Strong Mandate, Though Fiscal Challenges Remain - JULY 2017

Newly elected Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Minnis will benefit from a strong mandate and full control of the Assembly as he attempts to deliver on campaign promises. We expect progress on promised anti-corruption measures, while the Minnis government will struggle to rein in surging deficits as it attempts to balance conflicting promises of fiscal consolidation and tax breaks.