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  • Alchemy Global partners with PGI

    Alchemy Global are now delighted to be using PGI’s Risk Portal to complement its existing in-country awareness and operational excellence

    Friday, August 25th, 2017

    Alchemy Global are now delighted to be using PGI’s Risk Portal to complement its existing in-country awareness and operational excellence. PGI is a privately owned UK business offering integrated, intelligence-led risk management solutions. They operate in emerging and frontier markets, complex jurisdictions and environments, and draw their experience and expertise from the UK government, intelligence,

  • Residential and estate security

    Residential and estate security: how to keep your property safe and secure

    Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

    Your home is not only the place where you should feel your safest, but it’s also where your heirlooms, family, and other valuables remain. With so much of your wealth and emotion being tied into your residential property, it’s vital that you keep it protected against break-ins, burglaries, and other criminal related threats. Although a

  • How technology is utilised in corporate security

    How technology is utilised in corporate security

    Thursday, June 8th, 2017

    When it comes to your business, ensuring the safety of your staff, facility, event, or organisation as a whole should be your highest priority. This is due to the fact that in many areas, there’s a metaphorical ‘arms race’ going on; as a result, criminals are adopting more and more advanced methods in their bid

  • UEFA Finals at Cardiff National Stadium

    What we can learn from the upcoming UEFA finals

    Thursday, June 1st, 2017

    With two terrorist attacks taking place in as many months (the second of which was the most-deadly attack in almost ten years), the United Kingdom is on high alert. The country’s threat level was temporarily raised to critical, suggesting another attack was ‘imminent’; this is the first time this has happened since 2013. This is

  • Internet freedom country scores from Alchemy Global

    What are the internet freedom scores around the world?

    Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

    According to key findings from Freedom House’s ‘Freedom on the Net 2016’ report, internet freedom scores around the world declined for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. As a result, 67% of internet users now live in countries where criticism of the government, military, or ruling family are subject to censorship.

  • Why disgruntled employees pose the biggest risk to your company

    Why disgruntled employees pose the biggest risk to your company

    Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

    When it comes to your business, disgruntled and ex-employees pose one of the biggest risks to your security. This is because they often have the two key elements needed to cause damage; access and motivation.

  • How to keep your money safe when travelling abroad

    How to keep your money safe when travelling abroad

    Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

    When you’re travelling abroad or working in an unfamiliar country, it’s vital that you keep your money as safe and secure as possible.

  • How to be culturally aware when working abroad

    How to be culturally aware when working abroad

    Friday, May 5th, 2017

    When travelling abroad for work and other business, you shouldn’t underestimate the importance of being culturally aware during your visit. From learning the local language, to educating yourself on the country’s beliefs and traditions, it’s vital that you’re able to successfully communicate with others without conveying the wrong meaning, and potentially causing offense.

  • UK Home Secretary, Amber Rudd tells tech firms to do more to fight terrorism

    UK home secretary, Amber Rudd tells tech firms to do more to fight terrorism

    Thursday, March 30th, 2017

    Following news that the Westminster attacker used WhatsApp just minutes before carrying out the attack, the UK home secretary calls on Google, Microsoft, and other tech firms to do more to stop terrorists.

  • Alchemy Global and DS-48 Forge Global Partnership to Innovate the Security Sector

    Alchemy Global and DS-48 Forge Global Partnership to Innovate the Security Sector

    Monday, November 28th, 2016

    Alchemy Global and DS-48 has announced a partnership that combines the market leading strengths of each company to innovate the security sector through a new app called OverWatch, by DS-48.