Monthly Archives: March 2013

A Fair Contracts Act For The Building Industry

By Professor Kim Lovegrove FAIB Construction insolvency and building project stress is often causes by 3 factors, work drying up, tight margins and contrac- tors entering into oppressive contracts. When there is a con- struction industry downturn developers often become … Continue reading

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Construction Payment is a specialised knowledge area

Construction payment and cash flow is a critically important aspect of your business, yet the management of payment processes and collection is often relegated to the office junior or the accounts department, often the least equipped to deal with payment. … Continue reading

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Credit management – How to Get Back into Your Supplier’s Good (Financial) Books

The first couple of months of the year are fraught with financial issues for many businesses. In fact, March is typically when the highest number of insolvencies is recorded. The reasons for this are fairly uniform across industry. Some businesses … Continue reading

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