Distressed Businesses


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DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

When you first hear ‘distressed’ business, you may be thinking this is a business that is struggling to pay its loans and creditors. You’re not wrong in this assumption, a business is in distress because it is un...continue reading


What is invoice financing?

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

Invoice financing is a funding option for a continuing business or start-up without necessarily approaching a bank. Also known as accounts receivable financing, the premise of invoice financing is based on borrowing against unpai...continue reading


Companies in Administration

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

In what circumstances does a company find itself in administration? Financial difficulties can lead to a company being placed into administration. Whilst it is in administration, the company, along with its affairs and assets, ar...continue reading


The 2018 business turnaround cheatsheet

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

There are a number of signs that indicate the health of your business may be in trouble, and many small and mid-sized business owners will face the task of managing the recovery of a distressed or dying business at some point in t...continue reading


How does the winding-up petition process work? Are there opportunities for entrepreneurs?

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

With the number of winding-up petitions on the rise - Business Sale Report data shows a 28 per cent year-on-year Q1 rise - we take a look at this process of insolvency. If you’re in the market for a distressed business, this...continue reading


Buying intellectual property out of a business administration

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

Buying physical assets from a company in administration is well-trodden ground for many business buyers. However, you may not have previously considered buying intellectual property (IP) from a company in the same scenario. Igno...continue reading


Big shake-up in business insolvency rules looming

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

Deep reforms are designed to give trouble-hit firms the chance to restructure early and increase confidence among current and budding entrepreneurs. We take a look at what’s on the slate. Big changes to European countries&r...continue reading


How to buy a business out of administration

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

The economy can be an unpredictable beast but what is predictable is that a number of UK businesses will go into administration in the coming years. And while this may be an unfavourable aspect of the economy, it presents a real o...continue reading


Guide to company voluntary arrangements

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

If business owners are looking to turn around their company and relieve pressure from creditors, Company Voluntary Arrangements (CVAs) are a tool that can assist them. Company Voluntary Arrangements are legally binding deals whic...continue reading


Residential care activities insolvencies up 23 per cent

DISTRESSED BUSINESSES

Some interesting analysis on the residential care home market has been carried out by FRP Advisory. Running against a general cross-industry trend of declining corporate insolvencies, the care home sector has been going through ...continue reading


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