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 Insolvency regulation consultation response: R3’s views

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Insolvency regulation consultation response: R3’s views

25 May 2022

In late December 2021, the Government issued a consultation into insolvency reforms. In this blog, we summarise the 26-page consultation response we submitted in response, highlighting our main questions and concerns.

PPP Update: April 2022

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PPP Update: April 2022

11 May 2022

Spring has brought a wave of new beginnings for R3, with a new President in office and planning for our first in-person Annual Conference in three years in full swing.

One conference, two keynotes: A review of Fraud Conference 2022

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One conference, two keynotes: A review of Fraud Conference 2022

21 April 2022

We review two keynote speaker sessions from R3's Fraud Conference 2022; Dame Vera Baird DBE QC, who talked about victims of fraud, and Dame Margaret Hodge, whose session covered business fraud…

Addressing the myths around insolvency fees

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Addressing the myths around insolvency fees

19 April 2022

To help tackle the most common misconceptions about insolvency fees, R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs team has published new research which aims to address how the fees are broken down, the typical costs involved in an insolvency procedure, and how the costs reported in an insolvency case often bear little resemblance to the amount insolvency practitioners (IPs) are actually paid for the work they undertake in these cases.

PPP Update: March 2022

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PPP Update: March 2022

14 April 2022

As we move into the spring season, the news and public affairs agenda continues to be full, with the submission of R3’s response to the Government’s insolvency regulation consultation, the launch of a new paper to tackle insolvency fee misconceptions and a new guide for people in Scotland worried about their finances just some of the areas the Press, Policy and Public Affairs team has worked on this month.

These, coupled with continued work to give the profession a voice on key issues in the media has meant March was a busy month for the Press, Policy and Public Affair’s team.

Companies House reform: Movement at last?

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Companies House reform: Movement at last?

11 April 2022

Companies House, the central register of company information in the UK, is a crucial component of the UK’s corporate governance framework, but doesn’t yet have formal investigatory powers to verify the accuracy of information that companies send to it.

PPP Update: February 2022

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PPP Update: February 2022

25 March 2022

February may be the shortest month of the year, but that does not make it the quietest. With work on R3’s response to the Government’s insolvency regulation consultation, a new paper to help tackle misconceptions around insolvency fees and continued engagement with parliamentarians on the importance of Companies House reform, R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs team has been working hard to make sure the voice of the profession is heard on key issues.

How is the Government proposing to change insolvency regulation?

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How is the Government proposing to change insolvency regulation?

21 January 2022

On 21 December 2021, the Government published ‘The Future of Insolvency Regulation’, a consultation setting out new proposals to “strengthen, reform and simplify” insolvency regulation. The proposed changes in the consultation document amount to an overhaul of insolvency regulation and will have a significant impact on the insolvency profession and how it works.

Here's everything you need to know about the proposed regulation changes...

A short-term reduction in personal insolvency levels?

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A short-term reduction in personal insolvency levels?

05 January 2022

Personal insolvency levels in England and Wales fell for the first time in five years in 2020, according to research from the Insolvency Service. In this blog, we provide a breakdown and analysis of the figures – and a look at what’s driving the downward trend…

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