News

  • Senegal’s Macky Sall and the Casamance: new attempts to resolve an old conflict

    Monday, February 26th, 2018

    This week’s blog about the largely forgotten conflict in Senegal’s Casamance region is in response to a number of enquiries we have received for security support on the west coast of Africa. To that end, we have provided country and city risk reports, due diligence reports on companies and individuals, travel tracking and alert monitoring. We

  • How data protection will change under GDPR

    Monday, February 5th, 2018

    When mobile phone operator Talk Talk was attacked by hackers in 2015, about 156,000 customers had their data stolen, which involved people’s home addresses, birth dates, bank accounts and credit card details.

  • Home Counties burglar targets the wealthy

    Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

    The recent news story of a burglar robbing wealthy people in their own homes at gun point highlights how career criminals target high net worth individuals.

  • Alchemy Global to offer integrated security driver and chauffeur services

    Monday, January 22nd, 2018

    Alchemy Global Ltd has been awarded a Transport For London (TfL) PHV Operator’s Licence, allowing the company to offer clients a prestigious Security Driver and VIP chauffeur service.

  • Elections in Libya: A return to stability  or endless conflict?

    Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

    As many of our clients operate in North Africa, particularly in the oil and gas sector, our latest blog is an analysis of the recent political stalemate in Libya. By David Kampmann, an expert on MENA affairs.

  • The Army of Free Sunnis: Jihadism in Iraq amid political dispute

    Monday, December 11th, 2017

    After reading some of his articles earlier this year, we are pleased to announce that David Kampmann will now be guest blogging for Alchemy Global. David is a specialist on political and economic developments in the Middle East and North Africa. His blogs will also be translated into Arabic. 

  • Alchemy Global Ltd awarded Cyber Essentials accreditation

    Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

    Alchemy Global Ltd has been awarded the Cyber Essentials accreditation in a scheme backed by the UK government. The Cyber Essentials scheme helps to protect an organisation against cyberattacks, ensuring a company complies with the data protection regulations, endorsed by the British government.

  • 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