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Fintech company Loot collapses into administration

After failing to secure further backing from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), British fintech company Loot was forced to enter administration as a result of running out of funds. Financial and professional advisory firm Smith & Williamson were called in to handle the administration process, with partner Henry Shinners appointed as one of the joint administrators. Despite the administration, S...continue reading

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Spike in M&A activity in the education sector

In recent months, the education sector in the UK has witnessed a spike in merger and acquisition act...continue reading

Greater Manchester staffing firm acquires security services company

A security services business headquartered in Newton-le-Willows has snapped up a staffing provider b...continue reading

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Allianz announces home insurance deal with L&G

Allianz has revealed that they're holding "exclusive talks" with Legal & General amid plans to ...continue reading

BT to sell off its fleet division

BT Group is preparing to sell its fleet management arm encompassing 333,000 BT and Openreach-branded...continue reading

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Fintech company Loot collapses into administration

After failing to secure further backing from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), British fintech compa...continue reading

Jamie Oliver restaurant empire collapses into administration

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, who shot to fame after campaigning for healthier school meals and gener...continue reading

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Specialist insurance company in South Wales completes MBO

A specialist insurance broker located in South Wales has successfully completed a management buyout ...continue reading

Luxury cashmere business completes MBO

Heritage Cashmere, a West Yorkshire supplier of high-end cashmere goods to retail spaces across the ...continue reading

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Manchester law firm announces Irish merger

European law firm Fieldfisher has announced that it is pursuing a merger with a top 20 Irish company...continue reading

Baldwins merges with prominent accounting firm

A well-known accountancy firm has merged with a Cogital Group company which operates 88 offices acro...continue reading

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Historical Craven College building up for sale

The landmark Craven College building in Skipton is up for sale. The college is looking to place a ma...continue reading

Capone’s of Wibsey goes on sale

Longstanding pizza parlour, Capone’s of Wibsey, is ready for new ownership. Based in a densel...continue reading

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