Articles

Prevention is better than cure

Posted on November 19, 2013 by FGL

With the New Year fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about next year's plans and aspirations.

Zombies and other tales

Posted on October 15, 2013 by Jeremy Frost

A recent study has revealed that exactly 432,082 companies are now zombies, i.e. Businesses only able to survive due to the current low interest rates. They can barely cover the interest payments on their borrowings and are liable to fail should lending rates go up.

How to guard against business failure

Posted on October 12, 2012 by Lee Manning, R3 President

As the trade body for Insolvency Practitioners, our members work with businesses that are experiencing financial distress – R3 stands for ‘rescue, recovery, and renewal’ and that is exactly what our members aim to do.

The current state of London’s insolvency market

Posted on June 07, 2012 by Patrick Wadsted

Having entered the Insolvency profession in 1974 at the height of the secondary banking crisis, I have had the pleasure (?) of experiencing a number of recessions over the passing years.