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Posts tagged with "administration"

Play.com to shut its retail business

January 10 2013

Jersey based online retailer Play.com is to shut its retail business and trade only as a marketplace for other retailers from March, resulting in redundancies for some of its staff in the UK and Jersey. The once successful retailer, whose unique selling point   Read More…

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Jessops goes into administration

January 10 2013

High Street camera retailer Jessops, who once traded out of the largest photography store in the world, has gone into administration. The firm, who have been hit hard by increased competition from supermarkets, online retailers, the growing use of smartphones to take pictures and   Read More…

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Insolvency Service to Investigate Comet Administration

December 18 2012

LEXLAW Principal, M Ali Akram, interviewed by SKY NEWS in relation to UK Insolvency law and Tax treatment of Private Equity houses. Mr M Ali Akram, who practises insolvency law, was interviewed by Joel Hills live on Sky News Business and also featured in a   Read More…

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Hallam collapse proves cash is king

November 28 2012

One of Leicestershire’s best-known building firms has recently collapsed. Hallam Contracts went into administration last week after managers failed to keep the business alive as it finally succumbed to cash flow problems caused by the tough economic climate. The final straw came when sub-contractors added   Read More…

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