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R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs update August 2020

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R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs update August 2020

04 September 2020

The Value of the Profession survey, a response to a consultation on insolvent energy companies, media enquiries and preparing two new campaigns kept the Press, Policy and Public Affairs team busy in August

Breathing Space for individuals – Draft legislation published

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Breathing Space for individuals – Draft legislation published

28 August 2020

The draft legislation for the breathing space scheme has been published - this post sets out how it may look in practice, and R3's support for the measure to help people in debt find an appropriate solution... 

Monthly insolvency statistics: More of the picture

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Monthly insolvency statistics: More of the picture

27 May 2020

On May 15th, for the first time, the Insolvency Service (IS) released monthly figures for corporate and personal insolvencies (NB: corporate: England & Wales, Scotland; personal: England & Wales). The IS said that it was publishing on a monthly (rather than quarterly, as previously) basis “to provide more up to date information on the numbers of companies and individuals who are unable to pay debts and enter a formal insolvency procedure as the coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic continues”.

 

COVID-19/Coronavirus: Update on Government support for the self-employed

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COVID-19/Coronavirus: Update on Government support for the self-employed

27 March 2020

In his statement on 26 March, the Chancellor announced a package of support tailored at self-employed people. Here are R3's thoughts...

COVID-19/Coronavirus: Links to support and advice

Corporate Insolvency
COVID-19/Coronavirus: Links to support and advice

24 March 2020

A list of sources of advice and support for businesses and individuals affected by the coronavirus/Covid-19...

COVID-19/Coronavirus: Government support for workers

Corporate Insolvency
COVID-19/Coronavirus: Government support for workers

23 March 2020

COVID-19/Coronavirus: Advice for businesses

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COVID-19/Coronavirus: Advice for businesses

18 March 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has already made sweeping changes to how the UK does business. With great uncertainty as to how long the changes will last and whether or not they will permanently change the business landscape, R3 has compiled some advice for businesses...

Energy supplier insolvencies – specialist, but critical

Corporate Insolvency
Energy supplier insolvencies – specialist, but critical

15 December 2019

While a lot of press and political attention in recent months has been focused on big-name insolvencies like Thomas Cook, or the many struggling High Street firms and restaurants, there has been little focus on one particular part of the economy that has seen a steady stream of insolvencies, affecting hundreds of thousands of customers – that of energy suppliers.

James JeffreysJames Jeffreys
Senior Press, Policy and Public Affairs Manager
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Stuart McBrideStuart McBride
Communications Manager
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Jo TaconJo Tacon
Communications Officer
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