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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Receivership

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British steel goes into liquidation leaving 5,000 jobs at risk
An estimated 20,000 more people have links to the firm’s supply chain.
"We're not going anywhere" - Demonstration held in support of homeless families on O'Connell Street
A demonstration in planned in support of the families this afternoon.
Over 200 jobs lost across four counties as family business goes into receivership
Excol Oil Limited has gone into receivership, with the immediate closure of all its interests.
Court battle over examinership of one of Ireland's top golf courses
The appointment of an examiner to Druids Glen has been opposed.
Increase in number of properties available to 'live-in guardians'
Camelot has seen a surge in the number of receivership properties over the past couple of months.
Bread company Irish Pride has gone into receivership
The company employs 340 people.
Tenants "caught in crossfire" between landlords in arrears, and banks
Tenants have to pay rent to the receiver – but the receiver doesn’t have to carry out repairs or maintain standards.
'Political bulls**t' won't solve housing crisis: Property expert says government needs to act
People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett said that tenants have “absolutely no recourse” if their landlord becomes insolvent.
This TD claims his bill could save thousands of jobs - and create thousands more
Stephen Donnelly wants to amend the Companies Act to facilitate an easier examinership process.
Lar Corbett and Matthew Macklin in bid to buy the birthplace of the GAA
The sports stars have set their sights on purchasing the Thurles hotel that went into receivership last year.
Largest shopping centre in the midlands enters receivership
Grant Thornton have been appointed as receivers in an agreement that includes the shopping centre, car park, and a number of apartments.
Four A|wear stores remain open following examiner appointment
Following the fashion chain entering receivership, stores in Blanchardstown, Dundrum, Grafton Street and Sligo are still trading.
Over 350 jobs at risk as A|Wear enters receivership
The company says it has failed to meet sales targets since going into examinership last month.
Column: Tenants shouldn't pay the price for landlords struggling with mortgage repayments
There’s a crisis in the buy-to-let sector due to landlords falling into mortgage arrears and innocent tenants are getting caught in the chaos. Receivers have to realise people renting properties are not commodities, writes Bod Jordan.
Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic
There will also be 11 store closures in Northern Ireland, with a further 58 job losses.
The Evening Fix… now with added Xtra-vision memories
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
Xtra-vision set to go into receivership, shops remain open for now
Over 1,000 jobs are at risk as a result of the news today, two years to the day since an examiner was appointed which resulted in some 20 stores closing.
The Evening Fix... now with added ways to test if your smile still works
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…
Receivers appointed to companies behind former Grand Canal Theatre and Point Village
NAMA has installed receivers from Grant Thornton accountants to run some companies controlled by businessman Harry Crosbie.
The Evening Fix… now with added Trinity Comprehensive
Things we learned, loved and shared today…
Bill Cullen says 'entrepreneurs have no future' following hotel receivership
Bill Cullen and Jackie Lavin have said that they are “devastated” following the decision to reappoint a receiver to the Muckross Park Hotel in Killarney, Co Kerry.
'Irish Examiner' and local papers sold in complex restructuring
The ‘Sunday Business Post’ will ask the High Court to appoint an examiner as the previous parent company enters receivership.
300 staff to be laid off as Irish HMV stores close for good
The receiver to HMV Ireland says each of the 16 Irish stores was loss-making and that it was not possible to find a buyer.
The Submarine Bar in Crumlin closed as receivers appointed
The well-known pub in south Dublin had receivers appointed to it yesterday.
Staff use HMV's official Twitter account to reveal live sacking
Staff took over the @HMVtweets account – which had been dormant for weeks – to reveal significant layoffs.
HMV: What does its receivership mean for Irish music and businesses?
HMV has gone into receivership, and its future hangs in the balance – what impact could this have on Irish bands and music distribution companies?
US restructuring firm Hilco takes control of HMV in the UK
While Hilco said that it believed “there to be a viable underlying HMV business”, it remains unclear what impact this will have on HMV Ireland.
No change in Ireland as HMV stores in UK to start accepting vouchers
A spokesperson from Deloitte has confirmed that there are currently no plans to do similar in Ireland.
Sit-ins at HMV stores in Tallaght and Cork
There are now sit-ins taking place at four HMV stores across the country as staff demand to be paid wages they say they are owed from the troubled music retailer.
Deloitte representatives to discuss payment with HMV staff
Staff at two stores in Limerick are currently staging a sit-in over uncertainty about payment of their wages this month.
HMV staff in Limerick stage sit-in over wages
The staff are currently in negotiations with representatives from Deloitte Ireland, the company which was earlier named as the receiver to HMV Ireland.
The Evening Fix… now with added ice hockey humiliation
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
Deloitte appointed as receiver to HMV Ireland, stores remain closed
The move had been expected and puts the company’s 16 stories in Ireland and around 300 jobs in serious doubt.
Explainer: What does liquidation, examinership and receivership mean?
Businesses have always failed – recession or otherwise – but what happens when they do, and what are the different options that are available to them.
'Sad occasion' for Bill Cullen as receiver appointed to Glencullen Holdings
The company operated Cullen’s last two Renault dealerships and is believed to owe him €19.5 million.
Apartments closed due to fire concerns are now to be sold
Residents of The Laurels in Dundrum had to move out in July due to fire safety concerns.
118 new start-ups underway each day last month
However, 55 per cent of the 11,156 companies surveyed by Vision-net last month were deemed as being at high risk of collapse.
Four companies went out of business each day in January - report
The number of corporate insolvencies last month marked an increase of almost 40 per cent on the same period last year.
Column: Our landlord went into receivership – now we’re in limbo
Her building crumbling and in legal limbo, Alsa Campbell writes about how tenants are finding themselves at the sharp end of landlords’ financial troubles.