Catherine Deshayes

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The management team at one of the country’s leading secure power solutions firms has successfully completed an MBO, thanks to funding provided by a private equity fi [more]
UK-based smartphone maker WileyFox, the only mass market phone producer in Britain, has entered administration three years after its initial launch. [more]
The owners of the UK division of US-inspired casual dining chain TGI Fridays is sounding out a possible sale, in the wake of a steep downturn affecting much of the sector. [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]
It has been revealed that as many as 45,000 UK retailers are in financial distress this Christmas. [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]
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]
A major Leamington business is facing hundreds of redundancies as its distribution centre looks set to close. [more]
A security company based in Essex whose clients include big names like ASDA, House of Fraser and Morrisons has changed hands in a management buy-in. [more]
A British furniture manufacturer has called in the administrators amid a slowdown in consumer spending, with its 123 employees in risk of losing their jobs. [more]
Northern Irish construction company McMullen Facades has gone into administration following financial difficulties at its parent company. [more]
Network Rail is making plans to sell its commercial property portfolio, in the first stage of efforts to shore up the infrastructure operator's struggling fina [more]
The Bridge hotel, a luxury venue in the affluent Cheshire village of Prestbury, has fallen into administration. [more]
Sugar beet handling company M&J Haulage Ltd have had their operations suspended after going into administrat [more]
An engineering firm in the North East of England has called in the administrators - putting more than 300 jobs at risk – after cash flow problems hampered its profitabil [more]
A business park on the south coast is set to be sold after a lengthy legal battle over its ownership, with a deal anticipated to be worth over £12 mil [more]
Two accountancy firms based in Huddersfield have announced that they will merger in order to provide a larger range of services to their clients. [more]
Recent losses and business failings may force UK driving firm the AA into selling off several ailing parts of its business, including its driving schools, road signs and maps divisions. [more]
A robotics company which began life designing mechanisms for sewing machine manufacturer Singer in the Victorian era has completed a management buyout as it seeks out new markets. [more]
Administration now seems inevitable for Lancashire-based firm Fairpoint Group who have filed a notice of intention to appoint administrators. [more]

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