News & Advice

We post regularly in our news and insight section covering all divisions within the Group. This includes articles on our markets and the markets we work in as well as our people and services.

Protection for tenants from landlords during COVID

This has been the year when far too many commercial chickens have come home to roost as Covid has torn through the economy, laying waste […]

Opus continues expansion plans with offices in Leeds & Newcastle

Opus Business Advisory Group has taken another significant step as it grows its ability to offer business advisory services to businesses throughout the United Kingdom.  […]

Company Voluntary Arrangements (CVAs) in the current climate

A Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA) is essentially a deal with unsecured creditors to pay a percentage (or all) of sums owing. There are also similar […]

8 Step Business Plan for Growth & Profitability in ‘New Normal’

December 2, 2020

The Current Business Challenge The world is experiencing the biggest Global pandemic in living memory.  Many aspects of business life as we knew it have […]

Opus opens Bristol office, expanding its national footprint

Opus Business Advisory Group continues to grow its UK presence and recently opened its doors to a new office in Bristol.  This is their 6th […]

Croydon Council plunges into Insolvency crisis

Insolvency: Why is Croydon Council declaring itself insolvent? Croydon Council became only the second UK local authority in twenty years to declare itself insolvent when […]

The cash flow cliff edge is coming – is your business ready?

Financial help for businesses The Coronavirus crisis has created the most difficult financial climate in living memory, maybe for best part of a century. Equally, […]

Internal fraud: the ever-present threat to businesses

September 24, 2020

Fraud in the workplace Fraud is never far from the headlines. A little while ago, Patisserie Valerie collapsed into Administration after it was found to […]

Reinstating Crown Preference: So many consequences for business

Crown preference background The Finance Act 2020 has restored preferential status in an insolvency as from December 2020 to Crown debts, such as unpaid VAT […]

‘Light Touch’ Administrations: A new approach to an old remedy

It may have taken almost twenty years, but the insolvency profession has finally got round to adapting the Administration insolvency process brought in by the […]