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.

Opus strengthen Scottish presence with new Partner in Edinburgh

George Dale, a prominent member of the Scottish restructuring and insolvency community, has joined Opus Restructuring & Insolvency as a partner for the new Edinburgh […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Business survival: When is it time to throw in the towel?

The Pandemic is threatening to cause a financial crisis to equal of even surpass the horrors of The Great Depression almost a century ago. There […]

New Corporate Insolvency Act – what does this mean for business?

The Corporate Insolvency & Governance Act 2020 (“The Act”) The Act implements insolvency reforms first proposed by the government as far back as 2016, which […]

Coronavirus & the incredible shrinking asset value

All lenders and insolvency practitioners know what happens to the assets section of a company’s Balance Sheet when it goes into any formal insolvency process, […]