The Peckham Settlement

This long standing charity, established in 1896, is relaunching on 16 June. We were appointed Administrators of the Settlement in 2012, but we were able to repay all of its creditors in full and save the company. After a period lying fallow, the Settlement is open for business once again and aims to provide grants for local charitable activities. This is a great example of the positive work done in the community by Insolvency Practitioners.

Solvent liquidations

A record number of solvent companies were wound-up in March 2016 as company directors responded to a change to tax rules introduced at the beginning of April, according to research by insolvency trade body R3. There were 2,663 solvent liquidations in March, over two-and-a-half times more than the previous record of 992 in April 2015. The monthly average for the 12 months prior to March 2016 was 768. Read more at