Industry News & Insight

We post regularly in our news and insight section discussing current industry topics, covering all divisions within the Group.

Using third party litigation funding

Traditionally, the prospect of taking a claim or a counterclaim into the dark world of commercial litigation and possibly into the courtroom is one of […]

Prism SME Barometer lifts the lid on challenges facing SMEs

December 1, 2022

The IT support, security and telecommunications consultancy, Prism has launched its first ever report into the major issues facing SMEs as they struggle through the […]

Why litigation funding can be the answer to a business litigant’s prayers

Getting involved in commercial litigation is every business’s worst nightmare. Whichever side of a dispute you are on, there is so much more at stake […]

What could the listed company profit warnings mean for smaller businesses?

November 2, 2022

Doing business with big corporates will almost always have its challenges for smaller companies, but the credit risk and supply chain risk are rarely issues […]

Selling your business? Don’t forget to check out the buyer

The rallying call in many business transactions is ‘caveat emptor’, let the buyer beware, and most especially with M&A transactions where assets can be less […]

What are a director’s responsibilities following the BTI v Sequana decision?

Ever since the modern insolvency era began with the passing of the Insolvency Act 1986, there has been a debate about how and when the […]

Why there’s no real stigma about personal insolvency

With the economic climate as it has been over the last few years, it is no surprise that there are plenty of people struggling with […]

Business energy price cap and Bank of England base rate increase – what businesses need to consider

Business energy price cap With the appointment of Liz Truss as Prime Minister, business owners have waited with baited breath to find out what, if […]

Covid loans: An escalating crisis

The covid loan schemes The government’s speedy launch of the various Coronavirus Business Support loan schemes when the pandemic struck in 2020 was one of […]

Which sectors are most affected by corporate insolvencies?

When the Insolvency Service published its statistics for the second quarter of 2022, all the attention was on the headline, overall numbers. There were 5,629 […]