26 February 2021
The House Crowd appoints administrators
On the 24th February 2020, Property peer to peer lender The House Crowd appointed Frank Ofonagoro, Jeremy Woodside and Frank Wessely at business advisory firm Quantuma as joint administrators of the Altrincham-headquartered business, with consent from the FCA.
23 February 2021
Quantuma relocates Thames Valley team to Maidenhead as growth continues
Business advisory firm Quantuma has announced its move to a new office in Maidenhead, as the firm reports 10 per cent year-on-year team growth in the Thames Valley.
22 February 2021
Care and cost: the future for the care-home sector
Healthcare has been top of the agenda globally over the last year. But as an industry sector it declined in 2020, as coronavirus took centre stage, pushing other health issues down the priority list. As the pandemic recedes, recovery is anticipated. But this may be trickier for some segments of the healthcare sector than others. Chris Newell, a managing director in our Restructuring & Insolvency team, looks at the care-home industry, as it seeks to reconcile the twin demands of care and cost, in what are its toughest circumstances to date.
17 February 2021
The impact of COVID-19 on the UK's night-time economy
As the UK makes its way through its third lockdown, the nation’s night-time economy continues to fight for survival, says Andrew Andronikou, a managing director in our Restructuring and Insolvency team. And to make a challenging situation even worse, landlords’ relationships with struggling tenants are being tested to their limits. Roger Payne, the chief executive officer of Camden Dining Group and director of The Table Services, joins Andrew to add his perspective as a hospitality-sector expert and operator at the sharp end of the Coronavirus crisis.
15 February 2021
A guide to corporate simplification: part 2
In these difficult times saving costs is a key focus of management teams. To help businesses address this challenge, we’ve created this two-part series, providing a guide to what corporate simplification (“CS”) is, why they should consider doing it and how to do it. You can read my first article here
09 February 2021
The future of fintech
As a relatively new sector, fintech still requires some ‘fine-tuning’ to develop into a more robust, stable, and profitable industry. Frank Wessely, a managing director in our Restructuring and Insolvency team looks at the most pressing issues facing the sector.
09 February 2021
Quantuma appoints new director to London team
Business advisory firm Quantuma has strengthened its London team with the appointment of new director, Yin Lee.