Swiss police arrest FIFA officials in Zurich. What will A Data Pro do about it?

So, here is the story. BBC announced two days ago that six senior FIFA officials were arrested over corruption charges at a hotel in Zurich, Switzerland. The suspects, who include a FIFA vice-president, were detained pending extradition to the US. The Swiss Federal Office of Justice (FOJ) said in a… Read More»

What’s necessary to provide a 365-days-a-year service to one of the biggest European institutions?

Elena Stankova, Project Manager at A Data Pro, talks about one of the most challenging yet rewarding media monitoring projects we have done so far in the company.  What comes to my mind on the eve of the first anniversary of a landmark project is a maxim that my colleagues… Read More»

The 4th Anti Money Laundering Directive has been finalised and adopted at a European level

Great news for Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) activities in Europe! On the 20th May 2015 the European Parliament approved the fourth anti-money laundering directive (AMLD) which will for the first time oblige EU member states to keep central registers of information on the ultimate “beneficial” owners of corporate and… Read More»

What’s media monitoring got to do with P&G’s “Thank you, Mom” campaign?

Imagine you are leading a company such as P&G: it means that you manage a manufacturer boasting over 35 brands and sales worth billions of dollars. It also means that billions of consumers all around the world use your beauty, baby, home care and other products on a daily basis… Read More»

Winning an EU project is fairly easy, making it a success is a different story

Anton Todorov, head of the Business Development team at A Data Pro, talks about one of his biggest passions – innovation projects under EU programmes. I didn’t have to think long when I was asked to share some info about our achievements in gaining EU grants and funding for development… Read More»