The fast-track move is a bold departure from the norm, as a probe would normally only begin several months after administrators had finished their own enquiries
Head of Editorial Kevin Reed looks at the week's news, including the BHS and Austin Reed administration, Accountex and much more.
MPs launch probe into the sale of BHS that will look at role of auditors and accountancy firms in sale process
A short moratorium will give struggling companies a chance to be open with their creditors and negotiate a way out of their problems transparently, says Sykes
Out of a dozen sectors profiled only oil and gas and manufacturing were deemed to have a higher than normal risk of insolvency
Colin envisions how the Austin Reed administration is unfolding behind closed doors
Peter Saville, Kevin Coates and Catherine Williamson, of AlixPartners, appointed joint administrators of Austin Reed
Simon Campbell and Carl Jackson of Quantuma appointed as joint administrators to S J Bellows Nurseries Limited
Colin explains why accounting and marketing are very different skills...
BHS owners suggests Phil Duffy, a managing director at Duff & Phelps, has been appointed as administrator