Financial Side of Terrorism

In Afghanistan, Pakistan and elsewhere, many militant groups in the garb of “fighting for ideology” are engaged in criminal activities: from smuggling to kidnappings, narco trade to arm deals. Read more

Hong Kong Police Face Israeli, German Backlash After Comparing Local Cops To Jews Persecuted By Nazis

Hong Kong police faced a type of a diplomatic incident this week after an officer compared local cops to Jews persecuted by the Nazis during Holocaust. Read more

T.O.T. Private Consulting: Best Practices For Jewish Institutional Security

The following are exemplary practices for Jewish institutions which will assist synagogues and Jewish organizations in being safe and secure while maintaining an open and welcoming environment. Keep in mind that global and local events may impact security. Read more

T.O.T. Private Consulting: Investment Intelligence

The result is a highly detailed report, carefully crafted to drive decisive trading and investment action. Read more

T.O.T. Private Consulting: Cyber Intelligence

Whilst robust defense systems are an essential foundation for any cyber-security plan, it is necessary, in today’s fast-moving world of technology and diverse cyber-threats, to expand the perimeter of security in order to sufficiently safeguard your systems and data. Read more

Glencore Buys Out Dan Gertler With $1 Billion Congo Deal

Geneva – Mining giant Glencore said Monday it had struck a deal worth nearly $1 billion to purchase shares of two mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo from a controversial Israeli magnate. Read more

Israeli Secret Service Involved In Volkswagen Diesel Scandal

Yuval Diskin, the former head of Shin Bet, Israel’s domestic intelligence service, played an important role in the Volkswagen diesel scandal, according to a report in WirtschaftsWoche. Read more

Facebook, DA Argue Over Constitutionality of Search Warrants

In an important court case over digital privacy, Facebook will attempt to protect user data of 9/11 responders who, according to the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office, have defrauded the US Social Security Administration. Read more