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PPP Update: April 2022

Corporate Insolvency
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.

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.

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.

Loophole closed: Law passed to crack down on director misconduct

Government & Industry
Loophole closed: Law passed to crack down on director misconduct

02 February 2022

The Rating (Coronavirus) and Directors Disqualification (Dissolved Companies) Act, which received Royal Assent in December 2021 gives the Insolvency Service a significant new power to investigate former directors of dissolved companies where it believes these directors are responsible for wrongdoing.

 

How is the Government proposing to change insolvency regulation?

R3 Blog
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...

R3's parliamentary engagement in 2021 (video)

Corporate Insolvency
R3's parliamentary engagement in 2021 (video)

07 January 2022

R3's parliamentary engagement led to the profession's views being raised over 20 times during debates in both the House of Commons and House of Lords, with the key mentions included in the video within this post. 

2021: The year in insolvency and restructuring

Corporate Insolvency
2021: The year in insolvency and restructuring

21 December 2021

This year saw the Press, Policy and Public Affairs team continue our Back to Business UK campaign, publish research into the profession’s economic contribution, and continue to give the profession a voice in parliament and the media as the Covid pandemic continued and new legislation was proposed, debated and entered into law. 

The Fair Business Banking APPG’s insolvency report: R3’s views

R3 Blog
The Fair Business Banking APPG’s insolvency report: R3’s views

22 September 2021

This blog post sets out R3’s response to the APPG’s report and recommendations – including those that could help to make a positive difference to the current framework – while also highlighting some of the areas where we feel the report doesn’t get it right.

Insolvency regulation: Changes on the horizon

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Insolvency regulation: Changes on the horizon

26 March 2021

Ahead of a Government review of insolvency regulation, we look at the current framework; recent changes to how the profession is regulated; and how to make outcomes swifter, more consistent, and more transparent...

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