Directors must avoid misguiding creditors over trading

Directors must avoid misguiding creditors over trading

The very public dispute between recently rescued fashion retailer Missguided and its suppliers raises the important issue of wrongful trading and the risk it poses to company directors. Missguided was acquired in May by Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group in a pre-pack...
On this Jubilee weekend, God Save the Boss!

On this Jubilee weekend, God Save the Boss!

Would HM The Queen make a good CEO? It’s an odd question, I know, but one I’ve been asking myself in recent weeks as her Platinum Jubilee coincides with a very challenging period for businesses. In some ways, the Queen is already a boss on a very large scale. When her...
Boris Becker jailed: A Salutary Warning to Bankrupts

Boris Becker jailed: A Salutary Warning to Bankrupts

Boris Becker’s two-and-a-half year custodial sentence after being found guilty earlier this month of four charges related to his 2017 bankruptcy is a shocking wake up call to all Bankrupts – whether they are High Net Worth Individuals or not when they find they...