Will the high street ever be the same?
Simon Thomas, Partner at Moorfields, explores where the issues really lie for retailers and restaurateurs in wake of recent closures and CVA’s.Read more>
Could conquering China be the key for UK SMEs?
China could become the world’s largest economy in the not-too-distant future and it could represent a fantastic opportunity for many UK SMEs to expand their boundaries.Read more>
Idea to fine late payers unanimously backed by SMEs
SMEs rely on finance to fund their business and this is precisely why they want something done to cover the £30.2billion that they are collectively owed.Read more>
Blockbuster administrators announce further details on store closures
Joint Administrators Simon Thomas and Nick O’Reilly of Moorfields Corporate Recovery LLP have issued the following statement:Read more>
A quarter of SMEs turning to personal finance to rid debt and sustain business
A quarter of SME directors have used personal finance to support their businesses, according to recent research.Read more>
Key things to consider when looking to turn around the fortunes of a business?
If a business is struggling, one of the most important steps to take is to identify how it reached that situation in the first place, as this holds the key to any restructuring policy.Read more>
One in three SMEs failed to get desired finance in 2013
Approximately one third of SMEs in Europe failed to get the complete financing package that they had planned for during 2013, according to a recent survey.Read more>
Why construction SMEs need an understanding of the finances available to them
Access to finance is important for job growth and business expansion and this is especially true in the construction industry.Read more>
How exporting is changing the face of SMEs across the globe
Following Export Week, it is clear to see that many SMEs see overseas investment as being the key to future growth as the level of sales to foreign countries continue to increase.Read more>
Important things to remember when calculating a capital gains tax bill
According to recent research, almost two-thirds (63%) of SME owners plan to pass on their business to a member of their family once they hit retirement, while almost half (48%) would pass their business on to their offspring.Read more>
The initial steps to considering a pre-pack administration agreement
Pre pack insolvency is a procedure whereby a restructuring plan is agreed prior to a company declaring its insolvency.Read more>
Blockbuster administrators issue full details of store closures and redundancies
Moorfields Corporate Recovery LLP has today issued further details of store closures and redundancies following the announcement made on 14 November.Read more>
Most common building regulations that are forgotten
Building regulations are a vital part of any building project and a failure to take them into account can result in massive losses for the businesses and people involved.Read more>
Are financial concerns holding SMEs back?
Despite the onset of a recovery from the depths of a recession, it appears that many SMEs are still concerned about their financial plight.Read more>
Property Views Winter Edition 2013
A newsletter for lenders and professionals exploring the challenges and opportunities facing the distressed real estate sector.Read more>
Embracing digital technology is central to future of SMEs
Businesses need to innovate and take advantage of the digital technologies that are available to them if they want to be successful on a global scale.Read more>
How business restructuring can improve efficiency
Financial hardship can strike at any time following an unexpected event or dip in market activity, but it is important that companies respond to such situations.Read more>
Key differences between receivership and administration
Insolvency is by no means a simple process and many different terminologies only add to the confusion associated with it.Read more>
Could SMEs fear of debt and economy be preventing growth
SMEs are reluctant to borrow through fears of building up debt and concerns about the economy rather than because they can struggle to get access to finance, according to new data.Read more>
Leading restructuring and insolvency experts Moorfields Corporate Recovery appointed Administrators over Blockbuster
Simon Thomas and Nick O’Reilly of leading restructuring and insolvency firm, Moorfields Corporate Recovery LLP, have today [11 November 2013] been appointed joint administrators of TS Operations Limited t/a Blockbuster.Read more>
SMEs still lacking understanding of available finance
Plenty has been done by the government to tackle finance issues faced by small and medium-sized enterprises, but there is still scope for improvement according to the National Audit Office (NAO).Read more>
Moorfields Corporate Recovery appoints new Partner to strengthen Specialist Service lines
Moorfields Corporate Recovery announce the appointment of Nick O’Reilly as Partner, at their London Office.Read more>
Alternatives to Company Liquidations – what are my options?
When a company is experiencing financial difficulties and hardship, it does not necessarily have to result in liquidation.Read more>
Auto-enrolment still a concern for many smaller SMEs
The government announced that it was launching pension Auto-Enrolment over a year ago. However, it seems there is still a critical lack of understanding and preparation in place.Read more>
SMEs seeking alternative finance methods to traditional bank loans
SMEs are turning to alternative forms of finance, according to the latest research which has showed that banks are slipping down in Google rankings.Read more>
How will SMEs benefit from innovative new multi-channel platform?
SMEs are set to benefit from a new campaign that promises access to widespread information that can help bring about business success.Read more>
Is there a need for increased innovation amongst UK companies?
Innovation is a key driver for businesses all across the world and it seems as though more needs to be done in the UK.Read more>