A showdown between China and the United States will bring tremendous change in ChinaA Sino-US showdown also brings great risk and opportunity Our 2018 China and Sino-US relations forecasting track record underscores our deep understanding of the geopolitical environmentSinoInsider can help you sidestep risks and spot opportunities in a year of strong geopolitical turbulence SinoInsider® is a China political risk consulting and research group headquartered in New York City. We provide political risk assessment, education courses, and advisory services. Why SinoInsider® We are the foremost experts on China's elite politics, personnel movement, and geopolitics. We help our clients uncover China-related risks and opportunities. ELITE POLITICS Predicted top political appointments at the 19th Party Congress and the 2018 Two Sessions with an unrivaled degree of accuracy. Predicted that Xi Jinping would not appoint a successor. Predicted the four Chinese vice premier appointees and their portfolios. First to predict the appointment of Wang Qishan as Chinese vice president in Oct. 2017. Foiled Coups Analyzed that Sun Zhengcai, Fang Fenghui, and Zhang Yang were involved in a failed coup attempt against the Xi leadership. Sino-U.S. Relations Predicted on Jan. 2, 2018 that a Sino-U.S. trade war is “unavoidable.” Predicted and analyzed why the U.S. would remove the ban on ZTE and put the company on “probation.” Analyzed that China will not be able to withstand a trade war with the United States. Analyzed that the U.S. changed its China policy and is reshaping the CCP-hijacked world order. First to observe a coming ideological turn in U.S. policy on China. Geopolitics & North Korea First to predict a peaceful and denuclearized Korean Peninsula after Kim Jong Un visited Beijing in March 2018. Predicted in April 2018 that Trump would want North Korea to surrender its nuclear weapons in his first term in office. Predicted after Trump canceled his Singapore summit with Kim that the summit would still be held in June 2018. Predicted Pyongyang “backslide” and progress on denuclearization after Trump announced China tariffs in June 2018. OUR SERVICES Executive Education We equip business executives and crucial employees with skills to identify, analyze, and forecast political risk, the paramount issue in China. Specialist Workshop We guide professionals in academia, military, and government to better understand China’s political directions. China Geopolitical Assessment We aid decision-makers in navigating the minefield of Xi Jinping era politics and better comprehend the new Sino-U.S. dynamic under President Donald Trump. China Political Risk Advisory We specialize in decoding China’s political situation, Chinese Communist Party factional struggles (neidou), and personnel movement at the provincial level and above. We provide our clients with forecasting and early-warning services to navigate risks and uncover opportunities.