Ban for dry lining boss who failed to declare £1.9m to HMRC – Construction Enquirer

Following an investigation by the Insolvency Service, the Secretary of State for Business, Energy, & Industrial Strategy accepted a disqualification undertaking from Juris Vezenkovs for seven years, effective from this month. Vezenkovs was a director of McDouglas Developments Limited who failed to ensure that the receipts were declared on the companys VAT Returns which resulted…

Florida Puts Workers’ Comp Carrier Guarantee Insurance In Receivership – Insurance Journal

Florida insurance regulators have placed workers compensation carrier Guarantee Insurance Co. in receivership due to inadequate reserves. According to documents from the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (OIR), the company was materially under-reserved at year end 2016 and consented to being placed in receivership on Nov. 13, 2017. Guarantee Insurance Co. (GIC) provides workers compensation…

Fianna Fáil introduce legislation that will allow borrowers to appeal a bank’s veto – BreakingNews.ie

Michael McGrath, Fianna Fáil’s finance spokesperson, has introduced legislation that will give borrowers the right to appeal a banks veto over a Personal Insolvency Arrangement. Fianna Fáils Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2017 has been drafted in response to a September decision from the Circuit Court that decided that the borrower has no such legal authority.…

The Australian ATM company planning to offer Bitcoin is in administration – Business Insider Australia

ATM operator Stargroup, which had plans to convert its some of its machines to digital currency Bitcoin, is trading as normal despite going into administration. This week Richard Tucker and John Bumbak of insolvency experts KordaMentha Restructuring were appointed as receivers and managers. The companys latest annual report showed debt of $9.1 million. Today Goldfields…

Quest Obtains a Fourth Extension of the Delay to File a Proposal Under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Canada) – GlobeNewswire (press release)

November 20, 2017 20:50 ET | Source: Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. MONTREAL, Nov. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. (the “Company” or “Quest”) announced that on November 16, 2017, the Superior Court of Québec granted Quest Rare Minerals motion for an extension of the delay to file a proposal pursuant…