Blair Nimmo has been named as Global Head of Insolvency at KPMG. Nimmo has more than 30 years’ experience of corporate restructuring, including advisory and formal insolvency. Nimmo succeeds Richard Heis, who retired from the firm earlier in the year. Nimmo joined KPMG in 1991, after training with Cooper and Lybrand’s restructuring practice. In March…

Debt advice provider, Payplan has called on the Chancellor to help those struggling to get on the housing ladder with the announcement of the budget this week. Jane Clack, Money Advisor at PayPlan said “In Wednesday’s announcement, I would like to see the Chancellor think more about how the budget can help people who are already…

Citizens Advice has responded to the announcement that energy supplier British Gas (Centrica) will replace its standard variable tariff with a fixed term default tariff, as part of a package of new measures for its customers. Citizens Advice Chief Executive, Gillian Guy said: “Poor value default tariffs that take advantage of customer loyalty have no…