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44 press releases from June 2009

30 June 2009

Keydata Investment Services (in administration) - update

INVESTORS WHO HAVE ANY ADDITIONAL CONCERNS NOT COVERED BY THE INFORMATION IN THE RELEASE SHOULD CALL THE KEYDATA HELPLINE ON 0844 391 3412. Following their...

PwC response to Building Britain's Future – social housing

In response to yesterday’s launch of 'Building Britain's Future', Richard Parker, partner and head of housing, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP comments on the social housing aspect of...

29 June 2009

PwC response to Building Britain's Future

In response to today’s launch of 'Building Britain's Future', Jon Sibson, partner and head of government and public sector, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP said: "The language has...

PwC recognised as flagship British professional services brand

PwC was ranked in 7th position in Brand Finance's Top 50 ranking of Best Brands of British Origin - the highest position of any professional...

First signs of optimism returning to some parts of Financial Services - CBI / PwC

Many parts of the UK’s financial services sector expect business volumes to rise in the next quarter after 21 months of falls, while optimism about...

PwC predicts era of nouveau classic banking for private banks and wealth managers

Private banks and wealth managers have seen their profits plummet in the wake of unprecedented financial turmoil, investment scandals and decline in world wealth, according...

26 June 2009

Dairy Farmers of Britain (in receivership) – Milk Link offers new home for remaining farmers’ milk

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC), receivers and managers of Dairy Farmers of Britain (DFB), the milk cooperative that went into receivership on 3 June 2009, have reached...

Bradford & Bingley plc - Peter Clokey begins process to assess compensation

On 24 June 2009 Peter Clokey, a partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC), was appointed in a personal capacity to determine what compensation, if any, should...

25 June 2009

PwC analysis: Collection rates for council tax and National Non-Domestic Rates will continue to fall

Figures released today by the UK Department of Communities and Local Government revealed that collection rates for council tax and National Non-Domestic (Business) Rates (NNDR)...

23 June 2009

Shake-up in pensions to accelerate as 96% of companies plan changes to both defined contribution and defined benefit arrangements – PwC research

On the day that the Pensions Regulator issues guidance that reinforces the protection of pension benefits already accrued in defined benefits pension schemes, PwC publishes...

SPL aims, shoots and scores to net historic financial goal

Scottish clubs create a solid defence against the credit crunch – but they are not out of the woods The Scottish Premier League (SPL) has...

22 June 2009

Pocket-sized guide to the UK tax system

The 2009/10 edition of the UK pocket tax book has been published by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. It provides a summary of UK personal and corporation tax...

19 June 2009

Aviemore Highland Resort - in administration and sale of business

Bruce Cartwright and Graham Frost, partners at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Scotland were appointed as joint administrators of Aviemore Highland Resort on Friday, 19 June 2009....

PricewaterhouseCoopers responds to Lord Turner’s Review

In its response to the Turner Review, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP welcomes many of the proposals, especially the new focus on systemic oversight. In its response to...

18 June 2009

EU withholding tax on dividends ruled illegal by European Courts

Investment funds can claim millions back in overpaid dividend withholding tax from governments across Europe, following today’s European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling that a...

17 June 2009

Dairy Farmers of Britain (in receivership) – 1600 farmers find new homes for their milk, but the remaining 200 will struggle to continue in dairy farming

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, receivers and managers of Dairy Farmers of Britain (DFB), the Milk cooperative that went into receivership two weeks ago, now only have 200...

European hedge fund industry must start planning now for potential dramatic transformation under current proposed legislation

In its annual white paper on “The regulation, taxation and distribution of hedge funds around the globe”, PricewaterhouseCoopers confirmed that hedge fund managers must now...

Labour market statistics demand open minds from graduates says top employer

With June’s Labour Market statistics released today, graduates entering the toughest job market for over a decade are being urged to keep their options open...

16 June 2009

Dairy Farmers of Britain (in receivership) – PwC announces sale of five depots saving 172 jobs

Following their appointment on 3 June 2009, Stephen Oldfield, David Kelly and Ian Green of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) the joint receivers and managers of Dairy...

Despite downturn a more digital Britain to emerge by 2013

Entertainment & Media will see the bottom of the market in 2010 •UK internet access market will grow 40 per cent over the next five...

15 June 2009

PwC report anticipates re-think on real estate executive pay

Economic and stakeholder pressures will cause real estate firms to reconsider executive reward arrangements - with key focus on appropriate performance measures Median salaries for...

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP strengthens its corporate tax practice with two senior appointments

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP has announced the appointment of Paul Davies, previously head of tax at Ernst & Young, as the tax industry leader for the firm’s...

12 June 2009

Dairy Farmers of Britain (in receivership) – update on the liquids business

Following their appointment on 3 June 2009, Stephen Oldfield, David Kelly and Ian Green of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) the joint receivers and managers of Dairy...

Dairy Farmers of Britain (in receivership) – PwC announce base milk price for remaining farmer members

Following their appointment on 3 June 2009, Stephen Oldfield, David Kelly and Ian Green of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) the joint receivers and managers of Dairy...

Keydata Investment Services Limited (in administration) – 5 day update

Following their appointment on Monday 8 June 2009, the joint administrators of Keydata Investment Services (‘the company’) would like to make the following update on...

Dairy Farmers of Britain (in receivership) – update on Bridgend dairy

Following their appointment on 3 June 2009, Stephen Oldfield, David Kelly and Ian Green of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP the joint receivers and managers of Dairy Farmers...

UK wealth loss from credit crunch shrinks from £40,000 to £36,000 on average per adult as stock markets and house prices start to recover

Recent recoveries in share prices and house prices have reduced the total UK household wealth loss from the credit crisis from its peak of around...

11 June 2009

Dairy Farmers of Britain (in receivership) – PwC announces the sale of Llandyrnog Creamery to Milk Link

Stephen Oldfield, David Kelly and Ian Green, the joint receivers and managers of Dairy Farmers of Britain Limited, are pleased to announce the going concern...

Keydata Investment Services Limited (in administration) – 11 June update

The joint administrators of Keydata Investment Services (‘the company’) would like to make the following update following their appointment on Monday 8 June 2009. Dan...

09 June 2009

Keydata Investment Services Limited (in administration) - update

The joint administrators of Keydata Investment Services (‘the company’) would like to make the following clarification following their appointment on Monday 8 June 2009. Dan...

Dairy Farmers of Britain (in receivership) – update on Lincoln dairy

Following their appointment on 3 June 2009, the joint receivers and managers of Dairy Farmers of Britain (DFOB) are announcing the closure of the Lincoln...

Aerodrome Hotel Limited – in administration

David Chubb and Mark Shires of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP were appointed joint administrators of Aerodrome Hotel Limited (“the Company”) on 9 June 2009. Aerodrome Hotel Limited...

08 June 2009

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP appointed administrator to LDV Group Limited and Birmingham Pressings Limited

Rob Hunt, Mark Hopkins and Matthew Hammond of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP were appointed joint administrators of LDV Group Limited (“LDV”) and Birmingham Pressings Limited (“BPL”) (‘the...

Keydata Investment Services Limited - in administration

For further information and regular updates please visit the following website http://www.pwc.co.uk/KIS. Dan Schwarzmann and Mark Batten of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP were appointed joint administrators of...

PwC analysis reveals the need for more transparency in setting local government executive pay

Despite criticism surrounding perceived high levels of local government CEO pay, analysis by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP shows local government CEO reward package values are around half...

PwC announces sale of Lubborn Cheese Ltd

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP are pleased to announce the sale of Lubborn Cheese Limited (Lubborn) to Lactalis McLelland Limited (Lactalis McLelland). Lubborn Cheese Limited was part of...

05 June 2009

City workers wade in for World Environment Day

50 volunteers perform vital restoration work at Europe’s largest urban Wetland Wetlands absorb 35% of world’s carbon emissions 50 city workers from leading London firm...

04 June 2009

London workers dig deep for World Environment Day

New allotment site for Lambeth created in just four days by City volunteers Employees at leading London professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP swapped the cut...

Interest rates stick: Glass half full for UK pubs?

In response to today's interest rate decision, Stephen Broome, assistant director of hospitality & leisure, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, said: "At first glance, the hold on interest...

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP names Jonathan Howe as new UK insurance tax market leader

Jonathan Howe, partner, has been appointed the UK insurance tax practice market leader and a member of the UK insurance leadership team at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP...

Rock Joint Ventures Limited – in administration

Rock Investment Holdings – in administration Birchridge Limited– in administration Peter Spratt, and Bruce Cartwright partners, and Laurie Manson, director of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP were appointed...

03 June 2009

Dairy farmers of Britain - in receivership

For more information, please visit www.pwc.co.uk/dfob Stephen Oldfield, David Kelly and Ian Green were appointed joint receivers and managers of Dairy Farmers of Britain (DFOB)...

PwC play trump card with new head of Gaming

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP have appointed leisure director, David Trunkfield, as the new head of Gaming for the UK practice. Following eight years experience with PwC, this...

Bank of England likely to adopt ‘wait and see’ approach for next couple of months on quantitative easing and may not raise interest rates for another year

In advance of an announcement from the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on Thursday 4 June, John Hawksworth, head of macroeconomics, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP,...
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