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Insolvency Service survey for their prepack review
The Insolvency Service has recently launched a review into the effectiveness of the voluntary measures introduced in relation to pre-packs. As part of this, the Insolvency Service has sent a survey to IPs to seek their views. We would encourage all o...
10 Apr 2018
Missed our recent webinar on the SIP issues QAD sees on its monitoring visit? Access the recording here
If you missed our recent webinar on the issues that QAD is seeing on its insolvency monitoring visits, or just want to listen again, you can access the recording
27 Mar 2018
Free webinar demonstrating the award winning ICAEW Certificate in Insolvency which recommences on 8 June 2018
Please join us on Wednesday 21 March from 12:00 for an hour to experience the virtual classroom. You will have the opportunity to learn about its unique features and hear from one of BPP’s lecturers. I will talk about my experience in 2015 of s...
16 Mar 2018
Don't miss our next webinar at 10:30am on 7 March 2018 - this will look at the most common SIP issues arising on QAD's monitoring visits
Don't miss our next free webinar which is being broadcast tomorrow at 10:30am. QAD reviewers Claire Harsley and Victoria Alexandrou will be sharing some of the SIP issues that they see on their monitoring visits and tips on how to avoid them. R...
6 Mar 2018
2016 rules checklist
Over the years, QAD has provided its IPs with access to various corporate and personal insolvency helpsheets, for use when conducting compliance reviews. They're not an exhaustive statement of the law or best practice but they give staff with insolve...
14 Feb 2018
Register for our next free webinar on 7 March 2018 - SIP tips from ICAEW’s Quality Assurance Department
As insolvency reviewers in ICAEW's Quality Assurance Department, Claire Harsley and Victoria Alexandrou see first-hand the issues that insolvency practitioners overlook, or mis-understand, when looking at the various Statements of Insolvency Prac...
8 Feb 2018
ICAEW responds to HM Treasury call for evidence on "breathing space"
ICAEW has submitted a response to HM Treasury's call for evidence on proposals to introduce "breathing space" for individuals struggling with problem debt. The response reflects consultation with ICAEW’s Insolvency Committee which is a technica...
22 Jan 2018
Insolvency 2017 CPD aide memoire now available
ICAEW produces a CPD aide memoire that IPs may find as a useful reference tool when considering what CPD may be of benefit. We upload these to our web pages every six months showing the key changes in the first half of each year and then for the enti...
9 Jan 2018
Historic insolvency knowledge agreement signed with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
India has recently overhauled its archaic regional insolvency laws with the introduction of its Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016. The introduction of the new Code is one of a number of measures aimed at improving India’s corporate reorg...
4 Jan 2018
Important message from HMRC - New mailbox to use when contacting HMRC with notices under section 100
HMRC has asked ICAEW to pass the following message onto our insolvency practitioners. Changes introduced under Part 6 of the Insolvency (England & Wales) Rules 2016 in relation to creditors' voluntary liquidations have led to challenges...
18 Dec 2017
R3 / ICAEW research into CVAs - are you interested in being interviewed to share your experience of CVAs?
Professor Peter Walton of Wolverhamton University is carrying out research into CVAs for a joint R3 / ICAEW project. The aims of the research are to identify: - and categorise CVA success and failure - the causes of CVA failure - the number of s...
13 Dec 2017
Take a look at our new restructuring guide 'Why early action is the key to avoiding or surviving financial difficulties'
During 2017 we have been working on various pieces of collateral to support our insolvency practitioners in their work. One aspect of this is our guide
Why early action is key to avoiding or surviving financial difficulties
. This easy to re...
12 Dec 2017
Two new Statements of Insolvency Practice, SIP 6 (E&W) and SIP 11 coming into effect on 1 January 2018
A new SIP 6 (E&W) and a new SIP 11 (UK wide) come into effect on 1 January 2018. Set out below is the background to the new SIPs and details of the changes made to the SIPs since the JIC consultations. Statement of insolvency practice 6 - de...
4 Dec 2017
Access the recording of our webinar on the 2017 changes to the money laundering regime
We recently broadcast a webinar about the June 2017 changes to the money laundering regime, which was presented by David Stevens, Integrity and Law Manager at ICAEW. If you missed it, or want to hear it again, you can access the recording
1 Dec 2017
Looking ahead to 2018
For many firms and individuals, year-end appraisals or performance development reviews will be coming up. This is a good time to review your team’s objectives and its training needs. There are many sources of potential training mater...
24 Nov 2017
Questions from our recent webinar on GDPR
Malcolm Niekirk recently presented a webinar for us on the GDPR. He has kindly answered the questions that we didn't get time to get round to on the day. The questions, a message from Malcolm and his answers are below. Disclaimer: Please note that th...
13 Nov 2017
Missed our webinar earlier today on the GDPR? If so, you can access the recording here
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect in May 2018. In this webinar Malcolm Niekirk explains the implications of the GDPR and how it will affect insolvency practitioners in their day to day work. We received a number of quest...
26 Oct 2017
Dear IP 78 - issued 23 October 2017
The Insolvency Service issued Dear IP 78 earlier this week. This Dear IP covers: Changes to the block transfer process stemming from the introduction of the Insolvency (England & Wales) Rules 2016. New rule 12.37 requires the applican...
25 Oct 2017
Register for our next free webinar, which is on the GDPR - 26 October 2017; 10:30 to 11:30
Our next webinar is on the General Data Protection Regulation which comes into effect in May 2018. Our speakers, Malcolm Niekirk and Mark Taylor, will talk about the changes coming from the GDPR and how they apply to insolvency practitioners. The ses...
17 Oct 2017
Last chance to let us know your views on changing SIP 11
The consultation on the proposed revision of Statement of Insolvency Practice 11 – the handling of funds in formal insolvency appointments, closes on 12 September 2017. So there's only limited time left to let us know your vi...
8 Sep 2017
Consultation on the operation of interim Statement of Insolvency Practice 6 (E & W) - decision making
The Joint Insolvency Committee (JIC) is consulting on the operation of the interim Statement of Insolvency Practice 6 (England & Wales) – decision making (SIP 6), which was published on 10 March 2017, effective from 6 April 2017. The interi...
7 Sep 2017
Deadline approaching if you want to sit the JIEB exams in 2017
To sit the JIEB exams this year you need to complete and send in your registration form by 6 September 2017. The form is available on the JIEB's new website jieb.co.uk or if you follow this
, you'll go straight to the form....
31 Aug 2017
Supporting ICAEW’s insolvency practitioners – find out how you can benefit from our recent project
Over the last few months ICAEW has been working on a project to promote the benefits of businesses in financial difficulty seeking early advice from a licensed insolvency practitioner. And we will be launching a suite of new insolvency materials...
25 Aug 2017
JIEB transitional arrangements for 2017 published
The JIEB has published information about the transitional arrangements for the 2017 sitting of the exams. These will ease the transition from the three papers examination format that will apply for the November 2017 sitting to the two papers examinat...
21 Aug 2017
New PPI Guidance in the light of the decision in Green v Wright
The decision in Green v Wright has provided insolvency practitioners with some welcome clarification as to the entitlement to PPI refunds that are received by a former supervisor following the completion of an IVA. The RPBs and R3 have issued some ad...
17 Aug 2017
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