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Q1 insolvency figures – calm before the storm?
Graham Bushby

30 April 2020

The number of companies entering insolvency procedures in the first quarter (Q1) of 2020, according to figures released by the Insolvency Service today, decreased when compared with the previous quarter (Q4 2019) and the same quarter last year (Q1 2019).

Insolvency predictions vastly exaggerated, but swift action needed says RSM
Graham Bushby

02 April 2020

Leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM says that whilst a spike in corporate insolvencies as great or greater than the levels last seen in 2008 is almost inevitable, the current numbers being mooted represent a major exaggeration.

Winding up petitions and coronavirus
Robert Beat

03 April 2020

The High Court has seen the same impact as other organisations from coronavirus, and it has now made clear that all winding up cases have been adjourned. This means that creditors will now need to apply for an urgent hearing where circumstances demand it.

Things will get hard, but support is available

18 March 2020

We review support which is currently available during the coronavirus health crisis and suggest practical steps which businesses can take now.

Restructuring advisory

17 March 2020

Graham Bushby, Chairman, provides an introduction to RSM Restructuring Advisory, covering the size of our operation, the work done for a variety of clients and opportunities therein.

Overseas operations of property manager Hostmaker sold in prepack deal
Graham Bushby

03 March 2020

The overseas operations of property management business Hostmaker have been sold to new owners Houst as part of a pre-pack deal.

RSM unveils growth strategy for creditor services business
Robert Beat

14 January 2020

RSM has announced major growth plans for its creditor services business, including substantial new investments in products, people and premises.

Administrations rise 20 per cent as Brexit pressures bite
Graham Bushby

30 October 2019

Graham Bushby, head of restructuring at RSM, comments on the latest England and Wales corporate insolvency statistics for the third quarter.

Corporate insolvencies rise to highest quarterly level since Q1 2014
Graham Bushby

31 July 2019

Graham Bushby, head of RSM's restructuring practice, comments on the latest Q2 corporate insolvency figures for England and Wales.

Corporate insolvencies on the rise
Graham Bushby

30 April 2019

New figures from the Insolvency Service show there were 4,187 total underlying company insolvencies in England and Wales in Q1 2019, a rise of 6.3 per cent on the last quarter and up 5.1 per cent on the same quarter last year.