Blackwater founder touts security savvy
Although he is now active in private equity in Abu Dhabi, Eric Prince, founder of the notorious Blackwater, still has a foot in private security. [...]
Kroll is world-renowned in the corporate intelligence field. Founded by Jules Kroll, who is credited with inventing the business, Kroll remains one of the leaders in private investigation and due diligence.
The FTSE 250-listed Bumi, whose massive coal mines are strategically close to world-leading coal consumer China, continues to stir passions. In their respective bids to take control of the group at its upcoming annual general meeting on February 21, British [. [...]
The Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), the US stock market watchdog, and Congress are trying to improve regulation of the corporate intelligence companies that work for hedge funds. The firms in question, which are practically unknown outside Wall Street, are [. [...]