Case studies

Case study 1

Commercial landlord protection - recovery of rent arrears

Instruction received from Manchester law firm acting for German based commercial property landlord looking to recover £500K of rent arrears.

Tenant in occupation - National Wholesaler of protective clothing and workwear.

The service we provided;

  • Attended property same day
  • Levied distress over stock to secure landlord’s position, immediately prior to administrators appointment
  • Prepared valuation of stock
  • Advised landlord best way forward to achieve optimum realisation of stock
  • Negotiated sale of stock on behalf of landlord over a 3 month period
  • End result – Net realisation in excess of £350K
Case study 2

Lender services – ‘Pre’ & ‘post’ appointment involvement

Instruction received from Invoice Finance provider due to concerns over fresh air and pre-invoicing.

Borrower – Northern based Facilities Management Company.

The service we provided;

  • Attended site promptly
  • Full verification of ledger undertaken
  • On-site management of new invoicing
  • Controlled cashflow and critical costs and made recommendations for drawdown

Funders exposure significantly reduced by our on-site presence

  • Managed distressed IP appointment and hostile sale to third party
  • Uplifted books and records to secure funders position
  • Collected principal out in 18 weeks
Case study 3

Insolvency support & Lender services

Instruction received from Invoice Finance provider to coincide with IP appointment.

Borrower – Yorkshire based recruitment company.

The service we provided;

  • Attended business following appointment of IP to secure books, records and systems
  • Verified ledger due to high credit note dilution at appointment
  • Structured collection strategy involving newco
  • Managed and escalated collection keeping Invoice Financier appraised
  • Principal collected out in full to collection forecast

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"A professional team who consistently deliver and react quickly to any request, no matter where the location.

Their in-depth understanding of the requirements of invoice finance providers ensures added value when carrying out ledger verifications, recoveries work and all other ledger management work".

Fiona Parkinson
Regional Client Services Director
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