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The Rating (Coronavirus) and Directors Disqualification (Dissolved Companies) Bill: Progress Report

Corporate Insolvency
The Rating (Coronavirus) and Directors Disqualification (Dissolved Companies) Bill: Progress Report

22 July 2021

As MPs depart Westminster for the summer parliamentary recess, we are taking stock of an important piece of legislation for the insolvency and restructuring profession, and its progress so far through parliament.

Back to Business campaign: Preparing directors for the future

Corporate Insolvency
Back to Business campaign: Preparing directors for the future

25 June 2021

After a year like no other, and with considerable uncertainty remaining about what will happen in coming months, directors and business owners could be forgiven for being unsure about the best path forwards.

What has the pandemic meant for zombie businesses?

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What has the pandemic meant for zombie businesses?

21 May 2021

The Covid pandemic has altered much of the UK’s – and the world’s – business environment out of all previous recognition. But one pre-pandemic phenomenon, that of the so-called ‘zombie’ business, has been brought into sharp focus, amidst fears that the conditions created by the Government’s response to the economic crisis has greatly increased the number of them.

 

Guest blog: The next challenge for businesses?

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Guest blog: The next challenge for businesses?

19 May 2021

As the Recovery Loan Scheme Replaces BBLs, Keith Tully, Partner at Real Business Rescue, looks at the danger of debt loading…


The insolvency and restructuring wishlist for the Budget 2021

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The insolvency and restructuring wishlist for the Budget 2021

24 February 2021

Ahead of the Budget on 3 March, we set out what the insolvency and restructuring profession would like to see in it, to help rescue businesses and plot a path to economic recovery... 

Late payment on the agenda

Corporate Insolvency
Late payment on the agenda

23 October 2020

The Government’s recently-announced consultation, “Increasing the scope and powers of the Small Business Commissioner”, is seeking responses on how the powers of the Small Business Commissioner can be expanded in order to deal more effectively with late payment.

 

Royal Assent for the Finance Bill – but R3's opposition to Crown Preference continues

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Royal Assent for the Finance Bill – but R3's opposition to Crown Preference continues

23 July 2020

Wednesday 22nd July saw the Royal Assent of the Finance Bill 2019-21, which will mean that from 1st December 2020 HMRC will become a secondary preferential creditor in insolvencies, a move that R3, and the UK insolvency and restructuring profession, believe will damage the UK’s carefully cultivated business rescue culture...

R3’s member survey on corporate insolvency and COVID-19: The profession’s experience so far

Corporate Insolvency
R3’s member survey on corporate insolvency and COVID-19: The profession’s experience so far

13 July 2020

R3 surveyed our members in early to mid May, to find out how the profession was finding levels of demand for its services, on both the personal and the corporate insolvency fronts...

Legislative update: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill and the Finance Bill

Corporate Insolvency
Legislative update: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill and the Finance Bill

22 June 2020

Two key Bills are currently approaching the end of their legislative journey: the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill, and the Finance Bill.

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