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One of the UK’s most prestigious car manufacturers could dispose of one of its European subsidiaries in a deal anticipated to be worth £700 million as its new CEO continues to restructure [more]
UK construction titan, Carillion, is set to go into liquidation; putting thousands of jobs at risk. [more]
One of the country’s leading building maintenance and construction service firms has successfully undergone a management buy-out (MBO) lead by a team of managing directors from its subsidiari [more]
Popular high street burger selling chain Byron has announced that it is considering a sale of part of its business in order to rescue the group. [more]
A Falkirk firm that specialises in wood processing has entered administration on the back of a 74-year trading history, with 89 jobs expected to be lost. [more]
Tommee Tippee owner, Mayborn Group has purchased baby sleep bag brand Grobag and the company behind it for £22 mil [more]
MVS Group, the mechanical and engineering specialist, have appointed administrators just seven months after the company tried to expand into the North West by opening a Manchester office. [more]
Marks & Spencer are looking to sell their Hong Kong and Macau stores as part of a company-wide turnarou [more]
It has been revealed that as many as 45,000 UK retailers are in financial distress this Christmas. [more]
After being relegated from the Football League for the first time in its 109 year-old history, Hartlepool United Football Club has been put up for sale. [more]
Travel company Minoan is weighing up plans to sell its Scottish business in a deal that could be worth £1.3 million, requiring extra funds to pay off a corporate [more]
The owners of high-end car manufacturer Aston Martin have called in outside help to advise them over a potential sale - either to private owners or on the stock market. [more]
A company that provides a private ambulance service to customers in Ashford, Kent has been placed into administration after a difficult period of trading. [more]
One of the UK’s most recognised high street brands is facing bankruptcy over a climbing deficit in its company pension fund, it has been widely report [more]
It has been announced that Spark, a globally integrated service provider for media and consumer goods companies covering artwork, design, packaging, digital reprographics, etc, and ASG Print will be combined to form one entity. [more]
The owners of Manchester-based holiday planner Travel Counsellors are reportedly considering a £200 million sale of the business after appointing an investment bank to explore future options for the com [more]
Ferry operator up for sale - Sun, 17 Dec 2017
Ferry operator Scandlines has been put on the market by 3i, its private equity owner. [more]
Four Seasons Health Care, the second largest care home operator in the UK, has struck a last-ditch deal with its major creditor in an attempt to avoid administration. [more]
A firm that develops and designs innovative energy storage systems based just off the Silverstone Circuit has been put up for sale after entering administration this week. [more]
An online music business platform has entered administration just over a year after the company secured funding from Creative England to prepare for its launch into the marketplace. [more]