Tags Uk economy

Tag: uk economy

Late payment is the silent assassin of UK Businesses

According to research from Bacs, more than 50,000 British small firms are closing every year, being owed £14.2bn in unpaid debt. Getting clients to pay...

HMRC seized assets from nearly 2,000 SME’s

More than 1,953 businesses had their assets seized from HMRC in 2016/17 demonstrating that the HMRC are using more aggressive methods to obtain unpaid...

Rise of Business insolvencies expected in 2018

New statistics were released by The Insolvency Service on business insolvency. These statistics demonstrate: • Company insolvencies increased in the last Quarter of 2017 because...

UK businesses Late Payment ‘Double Standards’

Studies have found that a number of businesses in the UK with regards to late payments are working under double standards. Companies who are insisting...

Insolvency figures continue to fall for Scottish Businesses

According to the latest figures from Accountant in Bankruptcy (AIB), the number of Scottish companies that are going out of business is continuing to...

Mortgage complaints fall while others rise

2013 was a big year for mortgage complaints to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau with there being a total of 49,432 complaints. This staggering...

UK Economy 2012 boost

The UK economy grew by more than previously thought in 2012, official figures have shown.

UK Economy: Double-Dip Recession Not As Deep As We Feared

Britain's double-dip recession is not as deep as previously feared after revised ...

UK Job Losses Loom as Confidence Sinks

Job creation in Britain dropped to a near three-year low in June as employers viewed the future less optimistically than at any time ...

UK Companies Continuing to Show Optimism

Despite the UK Economy entering a double-dip recession optimism amongst UK companies remains high according to two new surveys.