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26 July 2017 0 Comments Posted in Corporate & Commercial, News

Royds Withy King advises on Gradwell buy-in management buyout

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Royds Withy King’s South West Corporate and Commercial team have advised on the buy-in management buyout (BIMBO) of Bath-based The deal provides an exit for private equity investor Altitude Partners.

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13 June 2017 0 Comments Posted in News

Double celebration for Royds Withy King as awards shortlist is revealed

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The merger which created UK Top 100 law firm Royds Withy King, together with the sale of the firm’s client Higos Holdings Limited to Global Risk Partners (GRP), are among the deals to have been shortlisted for a prestigious regional business award.

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9 February 2017 0 Comments Posted in News

Royds Withy King advises on the sale of leading South West insurance broker

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Our Corporate & Commercial team acted as lead advisers to the sellers of one of the South West’s largest providers of insurance services, Higos Holdings Limited, on its sale to Global Risk Partners (GRP) for an undisclosed sum. Higos, which employs …

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18 January 2017 0 Comments Posted in Videos

The Royds Withy King Star Award 2016

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Here is a short film we created to congratulate corporate partner Katharine Mortimer for winning the annual Royds Withy King Star Award. The award recognises employees for truly going above and beyond their role. Jim Grant, CEO of Fidelius, Alan …

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14 September 2016 0 Comments Posted in Corporate & Commercial, News

Bristol technology company sold to international buyers

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A leading provider of cloud unified communications and enterprise voice services based in Bristol has been acquired by a UK subsidiary of a French company owned by NTT Communications Corporation, following complex cross-border negotiations. Applicable Limited, which has a large …

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Bath financial services firm Fidelius acquires rival Money Wise with legal advice from Withy King

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Bath’s leading financial services firm Fidelius has merged with Money Wise for an undisclosed sum. The Bath offices of law firm Withy King and accountants Bishop Fleming advised Fidelius on all aspects of the deal including the purchase of shares …

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15 June 2016 0 Comments Posted in Corporate & Commercial, Opinion

The introduction of the ‘confirmation statement’ marking the end of the annual return

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With effect from 30 June 2016, companies will no longer be required to file an annual return at Companies House. Instead, all companies will be required to file a ‘confirmation statement’ at least once every 12 months.

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16 March 2016 0 Comments Posted in Bigger Picture, Features

The Bigger Picture (Bath) – Issue 17 [26 February 2016]

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Welcome to the Bigger Picture – a series of in-depth features on important issues which may affect you personally or in business. These features are published monthly in the Bath Chronicle. In this feature: Incentivising staff by giving them a …

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7 March 2012 0 Comments Posted in News

Ask the expert: IR35 income tax liability

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Q: How do I structure my agreements so as to best protect my sub-contractors from IR35 income tax liability? A: IR35 is a notoriously problematic area of law introduced in April 2000. It is designed to restrict individuals seeking to …

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