Recovery commission urges collaborative approach to rebuilding UK economy

Business Recovery Recovery commission urges collaborative approach to rebuilding UK economy

11m Alex Love

Recovery commission urges collaborative approach t...

The UK Government should seize “a historic opportunity for a reset” in the post-pandemic economy, according to a member of the Covid Recovery Commissi...

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UK consumer businesses continue to face social distancing pressures

Business UK consumer businesses continue to face social distancing pressures

2y Jeremy Chan

UK consumer businesses continue to face social dis...

Businesses struggling, with many wary of committing to longer term strategies Read More...

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UK SMEs face complicated recovery

Business UK SMEs face complicated recovery

2y Shannon Moyer

UK SMEs face complicated recovery

Research highlights disparity between SMEs across the UK as they begin to emerge from lockdown Read More...

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Q&A: Liquidating a multi-billion dollar Ponzi scheme

Career Q&A: Liquidating a multi-billion dollar Ponzi scheme

2y Jeremy Chan

Q&A: Liquidating a multi-billion dollar Ponzi sche...

Forensic accountant talks Allen Stanford, litigation, and the future of accountancy Read More...

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Full-time for Lancashire-based sports firm as 47 staff axed

More News Full-time for Lancashire-based sports firm as 47 staff axed

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Full-time for Lancashire-based sports firm as 47 s...

The Lancashire-based company ceased trading last week with 47 of its 52 staff made redundant Read More...

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Interview: R3 president Andrew Tate

Business Recovery Interview: R3 president Andrew Tate

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Interview: R3 president Andrew Tate

Suggestion R3 has 'rolled over' in face of government pressure is false, incoming president Andrew Tate tells Accountancy Age Read More...

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Company insolvencies rise, but wider trend is down

More News Company insolvencies rise, but wider trend is down

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Company insolvencies rise, but wider trend is down

The 5.4% rise is the first uptick since Q1 2014, primarily caused by a big surge in compulsory winding-up orders in Q1 2016 Read More...

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MPs launch probe into BHS sale

Business Recovery MPs launch probe into BHS sale

6y Richard Crump, Writer

MPs launch probe into BHS sale

MPs launch probe into the sale of BHS that will look at role of auditors and accountancy firms in sale process Read More...

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R3 calls for creditor 'breathing space' to help turn companies around

Accounting Standards R3 calls for creditor 'breathing space' to help turn companies around

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

R3 calls for creditor 'breathing space' to help tu...

A short moratorium will give struggling companies a chance to be open with their creditors and negotiate a way out of their problems transparently, sa...

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Quantuma appointed administrators at S J Bellows Nurseries

Accounting Firms Quantuma appointed administrators at S J Bellows Nurseries

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Quantuma appointed administrators at S J Bellows N...

Simon Campbell and Carl Jackson of Quantuma appointed as joint administrators to S J Bellows Nurseries Limited Read More...

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R3 cautiously welcomes advent of simpler bankruptcy regime

Business Recovery R3 cautiously welcomes advent of simpler bankruptcy regime

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

R3 cautiously welcomes advent of simpler bankruptc...

Applications will now be assessed by a government adjudicator rather than a judge Read More...

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RNF Advisory's Connor earns ADR spurs

Business Recovery RNF Advisory's Connor earns ADR spurs

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

RNF Advisory's Connor earns ADR spurs

RNF ADVISORY insolvency practitioner Filippa Connor has become one of the UK’s first IPs to qualify as an Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) m...

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UK hiring intentions upbeat but productivity stagnant, BDO report reveals

People Business UK hiring intentions upbeat but productivity stagnant, BDO report reveals

7y Chris Warmoll, Writer

UK hiring intentions upbeat but productivity stagn...

Despite backdrop of enhanced optimism, significant areas of concern remain as UK continues failure to increase productivity Read More...

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Prepack deal saves London Mining's Sierra Leone mine

Accounting Firms Prepack deal saves London Mining's Sierra Leone mine

7y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Prepack deal saves London Mining's Sierra Leone mi...

The mineran into "severe liquidity issues" caused by a combination of high costs, falling iron ore prices and the impact of the Ebola virus Read More...

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Training and graduate intake increase across Top 100 firms

Accounting Firms Training and graduate intake increase across Top 100 firms

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

Training and graduate intake increase across Top 1...

Firms claim clients are showing greater confidence and are investing in their practices’ future Read More...

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FTSE 100 cash pile swells to £166bn

Company News FTSE 100 cash pile swells to £166bn

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

FTSE 100 cash pile swells to £166bn

UK biggest companies fearful of splashing the cash, as they defend against tough market and economic conditions Read More...

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Accountancy's taking steps on social mobility

People Business Accountancy's taking steps on social mobility

10y Andrew Leck

Accountancy's taking steps on social mobility

ACCA's Andrew Leck believes the profession is working hard to increase social mobility, but accepts there's some way to go Read More...

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Begbies: Business distress levels falling

Business Recovery Begbies: Business distress levels falling

10y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Begbies: Business distress levels falling

Begbies Traynor Red Flag survey finds the number of financially distressed companies is declining Read More...

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Where there's muck, there's brass

Business Recovery Where there's muck, there's brass

10y Taking Stock

Where there's muck, there's brass

Skips make good economic indicators and hold the rubbish Read More...

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Firms must restore recruitment equilibrium

Accounting Firms Firms must restore recruitment equilibrium

11y Darren James

Firms must restore recruitment equilibrium

Firms must act now if they are to avoid a skills crisis down the road, says Darren James Read More...

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George Osborne's place in history

Politics George Osborne's place in history

11y Phil Thornton, Writer

George Osborne's place in history

Has the chancellor done enough to go down in history as a great chancellor? Read More...

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Dealing with disaster

Politics Dealing with disaster

11y Rahimullah Yusufzai

Dealing with disaster

Pakistan’s accountants are dealing with the damage caused by last summer’s floods Read More...

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Fees dispute ruling means IPs must tread carefully

Business Recovery Fees dispute ruling means IPs must tread carefully

11y Rachael Singh, Writer

Fees dispute ruling means IPs must tread carefully

Courting trouble: recent legal ruling shows IPs must tread carefully around creditors Read More...

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Spending Review: Coalition are ‘deficit deceivers’

Politics Spending Review: Coalition are ‘deficit deceivers’

11y Nick Huber, Writer

Spending Review: Coalition are ‘deficit deceivers’

Shadow chancellor Alan Johnson accuses government of making cuts along ideological lines Read More...

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Confidence hits 18-month low among CFOs

Company News Confidence hits 18-month low among CFOs

12y Paul Grant, Writer

Confidence hits 18-month low among CFOs

Many CFOs believe UK is heading for a double-dip recession, says Deloitte survey Read More...

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Steven Law new R3 president

Business Recovery Steven Law new R3 president

12y Rachael Singh, Writer

Steven Law new R3 president

R3 president reveals manifesto for upcoming year Read More...

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Insolvency Act: all change

Business Recovery Insolvency Act: all change

12y Rachael Singh, Writer

Insolvency Act: all change

The most extensive amendments to insolvency law in quarter of a century come into force from next week, but what are the main changes the big worries ...

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