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BRI Business Recovery and Insolvency

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Monthly Archives: April 2017

Accountants battle for the title!

28 April 2017: BRI Business Recovery and Insolvency’s Northampton office held their Spring pool tournament last night - thank you to the 32 guests who attended. The final was contested by two Northampton accountants in a best of 3 frame final. It was Andrew Rose from Elsby and Co who claimed the title (again),...
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What’s in a name?

12 April 2017: BRI Business Recovery and Insolvency are proud to be celebrating their 35th birthday in the Northampton office this year. The name was changed to BRI only 16 years ago. The questions we posed ourselves were: “who else has been using the BRI name” and “do birds of a feather flock to the...
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New baby, new rules

11 April 2017: As our very own Tom Guthrie from the Milton Keynes office becomes a dad for the second time following the birth of his son, Freddie, the whole insolvency profession is adopting new insolvency rules, which came into effect on 6 April 2017. The Insolvency Rules (2016) have been designed to...
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It takes (at least) two to tango!

10 April 2017: Ever wondered how to Cha Cha Cha with the best of them or Salsa like a true Latino, well a few ambitious souls agreed to try and learn just that, at a fun event recently hosted by the BRI Hitchin office. Guests arrived at The White Horse in the small Bedfordshire...
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It’s not always what you know but who you know…

7 April 2017: The Milton Keynes team were recently approached by a company that was experiencing cash flow difficulties.  Prior to the initial meeting, the director had concluded that an insolvent liquidation was the only viable option for the company. 

After a lengthy meeting, which was completely free of charge, we...

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Breakfast with a charitable focus

6 April 2017:  BRI recently enjoyed the company of over 30 professionals from in and around Northampton for a breakfast meeting, which included a presentation from the Cynthia Spencer Hospice Charity.

You could have heard a pin drop while Amanda Taylor, end of life care practice development team leader, was informing the...

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Get Your Priorities Right When Starting A New Business

5 April 2017: Alan Limb from BRI’s Southampton Office, shares the tale of a director he was recently asked to help. A local accountant introduced me to an associate of one of his clients. The director in question previously worked for a company that relocated its operations to the North of England. He seized the...
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Oliver Adams Limited – update

3 April 2017: Oliver Adams Limited (“the Company”) has ceased trading on 30 March 2017 with 150 employees being made redundant by the Company. The Company agreed a Company Voluntary Arrangement (“CVA”) with its creditors on 1 June 2016. However, the CVA has failed and the Supervisors of the CVA Peter Windatt and John...
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