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Ladies’ lunch raises £4,700 for charity

Ladies’ lunch raises £4,700 for charity

The R3 North West Ladies’ Lunch, which has become the annual social highlight for the region’s insolvency professionals, has raised over £4,700 for charity – the highest amount in its 12-year history. Almost 400 women and men attended this year’s event, which was held...
Rise in North West start-ups shows entrepreneur spirit thrives

Rise in North West start-ups shows entrepreneur spirit thrives

The number of active businesses in the North West has been rising again during the first half of 2019 following a sudden fall at the end of last year, according to figures from the insolvency and restructuring trade body R3. They show that business numbers in the...
Debt worries in North West reach five-year high

Debt worries in North West reach five-year high

Almost half of all adults (48%) in the North West are worried about their current level of debt – up from 34% a year ago and the highest level in five years, a new survey by insolvency trade body R3 has found. The figures also show that the number worried about debt...
Income figures show North-South gap is widening

Income figures show North-South gap is widening

‘Northern Powerhouse’ residents have the lowest levels of disposable income of anywhere in the UK, and the gap with the South is getting wider, according to new government figures. The Office for National Statistics’ regional gross disposable household income figures...
Amy is new chair of R3 young professionals group

Amy is new chair of R3 young professionals group

The R3 North West New Professionals Group, which organises networking events for insolvency and restructuring professionals in the early stages of their career, has appointed Amy Lowden-Brown as its new chair. Amy, who takes over from the previous chair Nicola McAvoy,...
10 ways PR can help property developers and agents

10 ways PR can help property developers and agents

Whether you are a developer, a real estate agent or other type of property professional, PR is one of the most cost-effective ways to promote your business and position yourself as an expert in the field. A property PR agency will help you to generate free editorial...
How industry analysts can help promote your tech firm

How industry analysts can help promote your tech firm

Industry analysts such as Gartner and Forrester might be familiar names, but tech businesses are often unaware of exactly what they do or how they can help to promote their business. Here we explain the importance of building relationships with analysts and how to...
M&A advisers: how to promote your role in a deal

M&A advisers: how to promote your role in a deal

Corporate lawyers and advisers play an integral role in M&A deals but once the transaction completes, they are often overlooked in the subsequent publicity. Yet it is important to publicise your role in transactions as clients often choose an advisor on the...
Record year as Turquoise PR advises on 60 deals in 2018

Record year as Turquoise PR advises on 60 deals in 2018

Turquoise PR advised on 60 deals in 2018 – our largest number in any year to date. They ranged from management buy-outs, acquisitions and sales to investments by angels, private equity funds and other funding providers. We acted on behalf of investors, advisers and...
Personal insolvencies reach seven-year high

Personal insolvencies reach seven-year high

The number of personal insolvencies reached 115,299 in 2018 – an increase of 16% on the previous year and the highest annual total since 2011, according to figures from the government’s Insolvency Service released today. The rise was driven by an increase in...