Creditors seldom get back all of the money owed to them when a company becomes insolvent, but you don’t have to take things lying down. When a company fails consideration is often given to those that lose their jobs, but creditors often have to face up to losing a lot of money too. This can be a double blow when the business and assets of the failed company are sold in a pre-pack deal to a connected party and it […]
Cannock-based transport and training company Go Direct Recruitment Services has gone into voluntary liquidation after an accounting error left the firm with debts of more than £2.8m.
The administrator for Tachodisc said it is not possible to provide an accurate estimate of when unsecured creditors are likely to receive the money they are owed.
No doubt about it, 2012 was incredibly tough for UK logistics operators. Profits were low, costs were high and obtaining credit to invest remained hard. The double-dip recession we all feared is in danger of turning into triple-fall and GDP growth was more sluggish than a snail on valium. Forecasts for growth in 2013 range from 1% by the Bank of England (BoE) to 1.4% by the Confederation of British Industry, with the BoE also predicting that it will be […]