We were appointed Administrators of Southgate Motor Group, a £40 million turnover motor retailers and had Peugeot, Mitsubishi and Subaru across seven sites on the South coast. The Group faced cash flow difficulties and poor trading, mainly due to the economic climate.
Our team of specialists managed to negotiate the reopening of two of the seven sites that were initially closed. Motorwell Ltd agreed a new lease with the landlord and bought the company assets on one of the sites and also employed former Southgate staff. And Snows Motor Group agreed terms with the landlord on the other site, thereby preserving one of the oldest Peugeot dealerships in the UK, creating 25 jobs in the process.
20th February 2017 Small companies throughout London are worried about the prospect of seeing significant rises in business rates increase their overheads.
15th February 2017 The growth of what has become known as the gig economy is costing HMRC in the region of £75 million in lost tax revenues every week, it has been claimed.
14th February 2017 Growth in the UK economy will slow down considerably over the course of this year and next, according to the European Commission.
14th February 2017 The Co-operative Bank has been put up for sale in its entirety four years after it came perilously close to collapse before being acquired by US hedge funds.
9th February 2017 Notably strong consumer spending helped to keep the UK economy on track in recent months despite the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the country’s exit from the European Union.
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