30 press releases for "Working capital"

01 June 2016

UK/EU Markit PMI Manufacturing figures - PwC's manufacturing leader comments

Cara Haffey, PwC's UK industrial manufacturing leader, commented on the Markit PMI Manufacturing figures released today: "The latest PMI figures are undoubtedly disappointing for the...

24 May 2016

Sharp rise in bad debt dictates a need for utilities to re-think collection strategies

Investment in more complex, tech-led collection strategies could stem bad debt rise Analysis from PwC reveals a 60% rise in bad debt levels across the...

10 February 2016

Boosting working capital could net engineering & construction firms up to €95bn – PwC report

UK sector could net a €4.8bn cash boost by improving working capital practices Industry experienced a jump in revenues of 10.3% year on year, increasing...

11 December 2015

Update on Caparo Industries plc and its subsidiaries – collectively the “Caparo Industries Group" or “CIP” – in administration

PwC is delighted to confirm the successful conclusion of the sale of substantially all of the remaining businesses and assets of Caparo Industries Group. This...

IPO market ends 2015 on a high with estimated total annual proceeds increasing by 15% year on year

PwC expects to see more than €58 billion of proceeds raised in FY15, after Q4 delivered five mega IPOs raising more than €1.5billion each across...

30 November 2015

Update on Caparo Industries plc and its subsidiaries – collectively the “Caparo Industries Group" or “CIP” – in administration

PwC is pleased to announce the sale of the Caparo Tubular Solutions business to the Gupta family, whose interests include the SIMEC and Liberty House...

23 November 2015

Update on Caparo Industries plc and its subsidiaries – collectively the “Caparo Industries Group" or “CIP” – in administration

PwC is pleased to announce the sale of Caparo Wire in Wrexham to Rcapital. This deal safeguards the jobs of 79 employees. The business specialises...

20 November 2015

Update on Caparo Industries plc and its subsidiaries – collectively the “Caparo Industries Group" or “CIP” – in administration

PwC is pleased to announce the sale of Caparo Testing Technologies to Applus+, a company operating globally in the Testing, Inspection and Certification sector. This...

30 October 2015

Caparo Industries plc and its subsidiaries – collectively the “Caparo Industries Group" or “CIP” - in administration UPDATE

On Monday 19 October, Administrators from PwC, were appointed to 16 companies within the Caparo Industries Group. These companies were: (1) Caparo Industries Plc (2)...

Caparo Industries plc and subsidiaries – collectively the “Caparo Industries Group" or “CIP”- in Administration

On Monday 19 October, Administrators from PwC, were appointed to 16 companies within the Caparo Industries Group. Following their appointment the Administrators have worked closely...

28 October 2015

PwC restructuring scheme helps protect 2,000 jobs at steel trader Stemcor after lenders agree terms

As the steel industry finds itself under unprecedented pressure, PwC has announced a deal to help safeguard the jobs of close to 2,000 workers at...

19 October 2015

UK Oil & Gas firms can dive into a £20bn reservoir by tightening up working capital

Savvy firms missing out on opportunities to tap into global working capital reserves totalling £217bn UK oil and gas firms are sitting on a war...

15 October 2015

Pace of retailers shutting up shop plummets to lowest level for five years says PwC and The Local Data Company

H1 overall closures at five-year lows Lowest churn rate of openings + closures since 2011 Coffee shops, charity shops, take away food shops thriving Cheque...

09 October 2015

AIM Awards celebrate 20th year alongside AIM exchange’s 20th birthday as winners are announced

PwC is proud to announce the winners of the AIM Awards 2015. In this, the AIM exchange's 20th year, the volume, range and quality of...

AIM Awards celebrate 20th year alongside AIM exchange’s 20th birthday as winners are announced

PwC is proud to announce the winners of the AIM Awards 2015. In this, the AIM exchange's 20th year, the volume, range and quality of...

08 April 2015

PwC targets an extra £56m return to MG Rover creditors as 10-year milestone is passed

Today marks ten years since Rob Hunt, Tony Lomas, and Ian Powell were appointed as administrators of MG Rover Group, the Midlands -based car production...

16 March 2015

Net loss of stores rockets almost threefold says PwC and Local Data Company

Mobile phone shops, former bank branches , money services shops suffering Charity shops, coffee shops and E-Cigarettes outlets bucking the trend Despite the rate of...

04 March 2015

PwC expands its Debt & Capital Advisory team with three hires

PwC is has made further investment in its Debt & Capital Advisory business with the appointment of three experienced bankers, meaning that the firm now...

03 November 2014

London Mining plc in administration- UPDATE (“London Mining” or “the Company”)

After a very challenging period for London Mining, the joint administrators are pleased to announce that the sale of the Company's Marampa Mine in Sierra...

16 October 2014

London Mining plc (UK) (“London Mining” or “the Company”) - in administration

Russell Downs and Peter Dickens of PwC have been appointed as joint administrators of London Mining plc. The company produces high specification iron ore concentrate...

10 October 2014

Choppy outlook for European IPO market

• European markets were quieter than expected with the vast majority of the €6.6 billion proceeds being raised in July alone – but Q3 2014...

19 August 2014

Lehman Brothers Pension Scheme – funding agreement announced

The Joint Administrators of Lehman Brothers International (Europe) (“LBIE”) and the Trustees of the Lehman Brothers Pension Scheme (the “Scheme”) are pleased to announce that...

25 June 2014

Global market capitalisation tracker shows US businesses eclipsing the rest of the world

· Almost half the world’s top 100 listed companies are American. · Combined market capital of global 100 rockets by more than six trillion dollars...

28 February 2014

Internacionale UK Limited -in administration

Internacionale UK Limited –in administration (“Internacionale” or “the Company”) Bruce Cartwright, Lyn Vardy and Toby Underwood of PwC were appointed as joint administrators of Internacionale...

07 February 2014

Corporate failures at lowest levels for a decade as funders rescue companies from collapse

PwC analysis of today’s national corporate insolvency statistics finds that the number of company failures has decreased again as positive sentiment has seen funders provide...

01 November 2013

Corporate failures at lowest levels since 2004 as lenders become more flexible

PwC analysis of today’s national corporate insolvency statistics found the number of company failures has decreased again as positive sentiment has seen banks providing more...

23 October 2013

W R Refrigeration Limited – in administration (“WR” or “the Company”)

W R Refrigeration Limited – in administration (“WR” or “the Company”) Eddie Williams and Rob Hunt of PwC were appointed joint administrators of W R...

11 October 2013

AIM IPO values rocket 142% year on year as 2013 Award Winners announced in London

The AIM market raised €564m through company floats during the third quarter of 2013 – almost 2.5 times more than the amount raised in the...

02 August 2013

Corporate failures buck trend by shooting up almost 10% in Q2

PwC's analysis of today’s national corporate insolvency statistics found the number of company failures rose by almost 10% as parts of the retail and property...

26 June 2013

Businesses are sitting on a potential €3.7 trillion of free cash

Companies struggling with levels of working capital as they see a 2% rise globally. But European companies showing an improving trend as correlation between working...
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