Nine companies which had provided services to directors of insolvent companies, have been placed in provisional liquidation. The actions follow an investigation by the Insolvency Service

The companies names Rigil Kent Acquisitions Ltd; Rigil Kent Corporate Acquisitions & Turnaround Ltd; Rigil Corporate Rescue Ltd; Rigil Kent Group Ltd; RK Acquisitions Ltd; RK Corporate Rescue Ltd; RK Client Account Ltd; French Fox Ltd; and Dump Your Bust Business Dot Com Ltd.  All of the companies were part of a scheme and business model which purported to provide advice and business recovery services to directors of insolvent companies.

The Insolvency Service said the case is now subject to high court action.