Archive of: Security
01 July 2015
The start of summer sees the affluent community make their way to faraway shores in search of a little rest and relaxation. The French Riviera, Dubai and the US West Coast are all hot spots for the rich and famous, and many take their families away to enjoy a relaxed and care free break from modern day life. But care free these trips are often not, because any affluent traveler is a prime target for the twenty first century criminal.
14 May 2015
With the economic downturn still lingering, blackmail is becoming increasingly popular with the 21st century criminal.
06 May 2015
High profile, high asset divorces are often much more complex than others. When it comes to the division of marital assets, there can be a breakdown of trust and transparency, where some spouses may act unlawfully in order to maximise their settlement.
05 March 2015
High net worth individuals often invest large amounts of time and money into the protection of their home, family and valuable assets from the astute outsider. But how much thought do they give to who they are allowing in?
22 January 2015
The modern professional has multiple devices pervading every aspect of their life. Everything personal, professional and social can be found on some sort of device. Originally just a presence on our desks, computing devices have made their way to our laps, our pockets and now on to our bodies in the form of wearable tech devices.
04 December 2014
The securing of residential property is the most common security project undertaken by the affluent family. It is also the one that if done without prior planning, will result in poor levels of security and safety.
27 November 2014
A recent study suggests that 95% of teenagers use the internet, and out of these, 81% of these are on social media. Although social media can be used for many harmless activities including talking to and sharing information with friends and family, more and more children teenagers are being targeted by cyber bullies.
14 January 2014
The security of information and its transmission, are of genuine concern to family offices and high net worth individuals.
23 November 2013
The risk profile of the affluent family has changed significantly in recent years. Factors such as the economy, the emergence of new information and communication technology and the popularity of social media have all altered the modern security landscape and contributed to an increase in risk exposure for the family.