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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...
2 in 5 ‘bricks and mortar’ retailers now at risk in North West

2 in 5 ‘bricks and mortar’ retailers now at risk in North West

The proportion of North West high street retailers with an elevated risk of insolvency has leaped from 36% to 41% in just six months, according to research by insolvency and restructuring trade body R3. It shows that nearly 6,200 ‘bricks and mortar’ retailers are...
7 reasons for businesses to use PR

7 reasons for businesses to use PR

‘What can PR do for my business?’ That is a common question from smaller businesses – so here are seven reasons to incorporate it as part of your marketing mix: 1. Reach the audience in the most cost-effective way As PR focuses on gaining free...
Carillion subcontractors urged to seek advice to stay afloat

Carillion subcontractors urged to seek advice to stay afloat

Carillion subcontractors and other small firms which might be at risk due to the failure of the construction giant are being urged to seek professional advice at an early stage to help safeguard their future. Paul Barber, North West chair of the insolvency and...

Charterfields opens Buxton office after 2017 expansion

Valuers and auctioneers Charterfields is expanding its operation after achieving a 15% increase in turnover as a result of strong international demand for its services. The firm, which carries out valuations for corporate clients worldwide and disposes of property and...

Record year for Dow Schofield Watts with 38% rise in deals

The North’s leading independent advisory firm, Dow Schofield Watts, is celebrating another record year, with a 38% rise in the volume of deals it advised on. The firm’s corporate finance and transaction services teams advised on 58 deals worth £839m in 2017, compared...