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Corporate governance and insolvency proposals would undermine UK plc

Commenting on the recently closed Government consultation on corporate governance and insolvency, Stuart Frith, president of insolvency and restructuring trade body R3, says: “The Government’s ‘insolvency and corporate governance’ consultation proposals would fundamentally change aspects of the UK corporate… Read more

  1. 29/05/2018

    CVA reforms needed, says insolvency and restructuring profession

    Reforms should be made to improve the effectiveness of Company Voluntary Arrangements, a common High Street insolvency procedure, according to research commissioned by… Read more

  2. 21/05/2018

    One in six bankrupts declaring assets have over £50,000 – R3

    One-in-six (15%) people who declared their assets when entering bankruptcy in 2016-17 had assets worth over £50,000, serving as a stark reminder that you… Read more

  3. 16/05/2018

    New collective redundancy and insolvency guidance ‘very positive’

    The Government’s proposed new guidance for consulting on collective redundancies in insolvency situations is ‘very positive’, says insolvency and… Read more

  4. 27/04/2018

    Q1 2018 insolvency statistics – R3 comments

    Commenting on the Q1 2018 (January-March) England & Wales insolvency statistics (published this morning by the Insolvency Service), Duncan Swift, vice-president of… Read more

  5. 25/04/2018

    Scottish Insolvency Statistics (Jan-Mar 2018): Comment from R3

    Commenting on the Accountant in Bankruptcy’s corporate and personal insolvency statistics for the period January to March 2018 (Q4 2017-­18), Tim Cooper, Chair… Read more

  6. 20/04/2018

    Stuart Frith appointed as new President of R3

    Stuart Frith, a Partner at Stephenson Harwood LLP, is taking over as the new president of R3, the insolvency and restructuring trade body. His year-long term starts on… Read more

  7. 19/03/2018

    Pensions White Paper misses vital insolvency reforms

    Commenting on the Government’s Defined Benefit Pension Scheme White Paper, published today, Duncan Swift, deputy vice-president of insolvency and restructuring… Read more

  8. 26/01/2018

    Q4 2017 insolvency statistics – R3 comments

    Commenting on the Q4 2017 (October-December) England & Wales insolvency statistics (published this morning by the Insolvency Service), Duncan Swift, deputy… Read more

  9. 24/01/2018

    R3 comments on the Scottish Insolvency Statistics, Q3 2017-­18

    Commenting on the latest Scottish quarterly insolvency statistics, October to December 2018 (Q3 2017-18), Tim Cooper, Chair of R3 in Scotland, the insolvency and… Read more

  10. 03/01/2018

    UK ‘zombie business’ numbers drop to record low – R3

    The proportion of UK companies which are only paying the interest on their debts – one of the signs of a so-called ‘zombie’ business – has dropped… Read more

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