Credit management firm Anglia UK is further expanding its fleet of trucks in response to growing demand for its transport services. Following a number of new business wins, four custom-built Mercedes trucks have been added to the fleet. The new trucks – supplied by Intercounty Truck & Van Limited and customised by the Roger Dyson…

Winding up Petitions (Companies) have been issued and advertised in the London Gazette for the following companies: 4WORLD DESIGNS LTD A & D TRANSPORT LTD ACCOUNT CONTRACTORS LTD ACKROYD STREET WORKING MENS CLUB AGM DEVELOPMENTS (CARLIOL) LTD AGRA LTD AKA CONSTRUCTION LTD ALAN EDWARDS LLP ALLAN LORD ELECTRICAL LTD ALLECO LTD ANZ GENERAL SERVICES LTD…

Marston Chief Executive, Gareth Hughes, has won the Transformational Leader prize at the London & South EY Entrepreneur Of The Year awards in London. The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year programme, now in its 31st year globally and 19th in the UK, celebrates men and women that are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic…

The number of debt decrees registered against Scottish businesses reached a record low during the first six months of the year, according to figures released by the Registry Trust. There were 1,198 debt decrees registered against Scottish businesses in the first half of 2017, down a third on the previous year and the lowest on…

Late payments are an even bigger challenge for those medium-sized companies, with 94% of businesses employing over 50 people reporting that the issue is causing cashflow problems for them according to new figures from Ultimate Finance. In partnership with BDRC Continental, Ultimate Finance conducted research into the impact of late payments on the SME sector.…

Winding up Petitions have been issued and advertised in the London Gazette for the following companies: 34W LTD 360PRECISION LTD 365 (2012) LTD A 2 DELICIOUS LTD A&J WATER TREATMENT LTD AAA DRIVEWISE CONTRACTS LTD AALBORG PLACE LLP AB RESTAURANTS LTD ABEL OF HERTFORD LETTINGS LTD ACORN DEVELOPMENTS (KENDAL) LTD ADASTRA PUB COMPANY LTD ADVANCE EMPLOYABILITY…

New research from Begbies Traynor shows that 329,834 UK companies were experiencing “Significant” financial distress at the end of Q2 2017, a 25% increase from Q2 2016 (263,517 companies), representing the largest annual increase since Q2 2014 and the largest number of corporates experiencing significant distress in at least 5 years*. The Red Flag Alert…

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is to partner with leading law firm Ascent in order to provide a new dedicated debt recovery service for its members. Ascent will offer the FSB’s 170,000 strong membership a range of debt recovery services aimed at helping them tackle the issue of late payments, including free solicitors, demand…

Equita has announced that it has appointed Bev Osborne to Equita in a new position as Senior Client Services Manager. Osborne has held leadership roles in a Utility, Capital One and Nottingham City Council (latterly Nottingham Revenues & Benefits Ltd) as the Business Manager for Revenues. Osborne has a track record of consistently delivering against and…