UK Company Formations: Yorkshire Region - March 2015

28 May 2015
Our exploration of regional UK company formation trends takes us to Yorkshire this week, looking at the Yorkshire & Humberside region postcodes for March 2015, courtesy of our business information team. Sheffield is leading the region with the highest new company incorporations and also the highest growth of 80%, up from 690, in March 2014. Regional business and enterprise... Read More AboutUK Company Formations: Yorkshire Region - March 2015 »

By Lee Date

UK Company Formations: London 2014 – 2015

19 May 2015
This week we have a look at the Inner London and Outer London company formation trends from March 2014 to March 2015, courtesy of our business information team. Remaining one of the top economic powerhouses in the world over the last several years, London continues to rank in the top 10 most economically influential cities across several different metrics . Overall, the Inner... Read More AboutUK Company Formations: London 2014 – 2015 »

By Karen Bowley

UK Company Formations: East & West Midlands Region

13 May 2015
We continue our exploration of regional UK company formation trends this week by looking at the Midlands. This data is for East and West Midlands postcodes for February 2014 – February 2015, courtesy of our business information t eam. Leicester led the East Midlands region in company incorporations over this twelve month period with 13.8% growth and 684 new companies in February.... Read More AboutUK Company Formations: East & West Midlands Region »

By Lee Date

UK Company Formations: Southwest Region - February 2015

05 May 2015
We begin our exploration of regional UK company formations trends by looking at our home base, the Southwest. This data is for Southwest postcodes for February 2015, courtesy of our business information team. Bristol continues to lead the region in company incorporations over the last twelve months, though decreased slightly from 668 in February 2014. Bournemouth is the second most... Read More AboutUK Company Formations: Southwest Region - February 2015 »

By Lee Date

UK Company formations: February 2014 - February 2015

29 Apr 2015
Within our very busy company formations team, we speak to a wide array of new business owners from across the country. We want to share some of the insight we learn in this process, so with the help of our business information team, we will be taking a closer look at both national and regional new company incorporations over the last year and in recent months. UK company formations... Read More AboutUK Company formations: February 2014 - February 2015 »

By Karen Bowley

VAT: 9 key facts for UK companies

24 Apr 2015
Guest post by Wendy Newton, VAT Specialist at Jordans   Value Added Tax (VAT) is a legal requirement for most business operating in the UK. However, depending on the size, nature of trading and annual revenue of the company, the requirements can vary. The reporting requirements can sometimes seem daunting for new or smaller companies, and we’re often asked,... Read More AboutVAT: 9 key facts for UK companies »

By Guest Blogger

The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act: Changes for UK Companies

08 Apr 2015
The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act: Changes for UK Companies By now you’re probably familiar with the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act which received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015. You may also know it will bring about some significant changes for companies doing business in the UK. In spite of the title, the legislation will impact UK companies of... Read More AboutThe Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act: Changes for UK Companies »

By ALICE MENENTI

Bearer Shares: Do you or your clients hold or have any in issue?

08 Apr 2015
Bearer Shares: Do you or your clients hold or have any in issue? Phase 1 of the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act will begin coming into force next month. From this point, companies will no longer be able to issue bearer shares. This will be the first of a number of changes effecting companies doing business in the UK and will effect new UK company formations as... Read More AboutBearer Shares: Do you or your clients hold or have any in issue? »

By Karen Bowley

5 Key Reasons To Go Limited

16 Mar 2015
Private Company Limited by Shares 5 Key Reasons To Go Limited Many businesses opt to establish a limited company from the outset, while others will wait until their business has grown.  They all have their own reasons for doing so.  Here are our top five reasons: Name protection.  Incorporating a company is the only reliable way to protect... Read More About5 Key Reasons To Go Limited »

By Karen Bowley

New ID and Fraud Service

09 Mar 2015
We are pleased to announce the launch of a new product line - ID & Fraud Services, as we extend our portfolio of information, data and marketing products. The service promises a fast, efficient and cost effective way of performing ID and anti-money laundering checks on individuals. Customer due diligence and compliance with Know Your Client and Anti Money Laundering... Read More AboutNew ID and Fraud Service »

By Ray Ruffels

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