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on assignment, Lagos


The latest developments at Alaco, how the press is covering our work and details of our appearances at events and in the media.


New plan to revive Russian ‘monotowns’ - the analyst’s view

Septimus Knox, Senior Analyst at Alaco, quoted in a World Economic Forum report on efforts re-energise Soviet-era, single-industry towns. more >

Alaco turns 15

Alaco welcomed some 200 guests to the Serpentine Gallery in London to celebrate its 15th anniversary. Clients drawn from a variety of different sectors helped mark the occasion, set against the backdrop of the Gallery’s exhibition of Torbjørn Rødland’s work. more >

Riga Conference 2017

Alaco has just returned from the Riga Conference, an annual invitation-only summit in Latvia which brings together senior politicians, businessmen and academics to address foreign policy, trade and international security issues. more >

Alaco is hiring!

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Wild Ride at Alaco

Alaco hosted some 50 invited guests at a talk and Q&A given by Adam Lashinsky, Executive Editor of Fortune Magazine on the subject of Uber and other Silicon Valley disruptors. more >

Logan Symposium on Investigative Reporting at the University of California, Berkeley

Alaco is proud to have sponsored the 11th Annual Reva & David Logan Symposium on Investigative Reporting at the University of California, Berkeley. The event took place on Friday 28th April and Saturday 29th April and this is the third year that Alaco members of staff have been in attendance. more >

Sudan and Zimbabwe developments lead latest Alaco sanctions guide

Washington’s decision to lift most of its sanctions against Sudan along with the EU’s easing of certain measures targeting Zimbabwe are two of the key developments highlighted in the latest edition of Alaco’s Guide to Sanctions, which helps businesses navigate the rising number of trade and investment restrictions affecting jurisdictions around the world. more >

Chancery Bar Conference

Alaco directors Ambrose Carey and Oliver Gorton attended the Chancery Bar Conference 2017, where they gave a talk on the role of investigators in litigation support and asset recovery. more >

West resists Chinese takeover bids: the analyst’s view

Martin Fischer, Analyst at Alaco, quoted in a Financial Times front page story on moves to block Chinese takeovers of western companies. more >

Moldovan presidential elections: the analyst’s view

Nicolae Reutoi, Senior Analyst at Alaco, quoted by the Associated Press on the recent presidential elections in Moldova. more >

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