Distressed Businesses

Distressed Businesses

Find distressed business opportunities at the right time
Buying distressed businesses can often provide a great opportunity to add valuable assets to an existing business.
Government clarifies rules on Pre-packs
New Government guidelines have clarified what is legally permitted for pre-pack sales of companies in administration.
How to profit from buying distressed businesses
As more and more businesses face the liquidators hammer there will likely be extraordinary opportunities for entrepreneurs to buy distressed businesses and profit from their turnaround.
How distressed are UK businesses
A survey by Begbies Traynor backed up by research by the Business Sale Report has given insight into what types of businesses are in distress and in what region.
Three entrepreneurs tell us about buying distressed businesses
Despite many of the problems that businesses are encountering in the difficult economic times there are still many opportunities to turn them around. Three entrepreneurs tell us about how they have restored the fortunes of companies that they have bought out of insolvency.
Buying insolvent businesses
How to buy a business out of insolvency. A guide from the Business Sale Report the listing of businesses for sale
Buying Distressed Companies
The Business Sale Report's guide to buying a distressed business written by experts in the field.
Chapter 11 Insolvency Rules
Insolvency experts and turnaround specialists are gearing up for a surge in corporate debt problems which they expect will generate the biggest wave of company restructurings in decades. As the likelyhood of a deep recession increases it may be that Chapter 11 insolvency style rules will help companies and the economy.
Companies in administration
The latest corporate insolvency figures from credit agency Experian show that the number of UK companies entering administration has reached its highest level since the firm began monitoring it in 1997
Fewer companies in administration
Aggressive cost cutting and improved cash management by firms has meant the number of businesses falling into administration dropped in 2010. However, even with fewer businesses insolvent many entrepreneurs still keen to buy struggling businesses
Latest businesses in administration updated daily
Insolvency experts and turnaround specialists are gearing up for a surge in corporate debt problems which they expect will generate the biggest wave of company restructurings in decades. As the likelyhood of a deep recession increases it may be that Chapter 11 insolvency style rules will help companies and the economy.
What is a winding-up petition
What does it mean when a company has a winding-up petitions lodged against it?