Capital Gains Tax: how will the business landscape respond to change?

Ian Barton, Managing Director in Quantuma’s Corporate Finance team, urges owner managers to consider their exit plans, as the scrapping of the autumn budget provides a six-month window of opportunity to sell before planned increases to Capital Gains Tax.  In August, the chancellor put business owners on notice by publishing his letter to the Office of […]

Andrew HoskingPartner, Quantuma

Winter Economy Plan – An impactful range of measures, or a deferral of the inevitable?

The Chancellor has today announced his Winter Economy Plan.  This consists of a series of measures designed to combat the damage caused to the economy by the pandemic and replaces his usual winter budget.   Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (“CJRS”) The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will end as planned on 31 October 2020. Job Support […]

Andrew HoskingPartner, Quantuma

Tax changes may force savers to ‘draw more heavily’ on their retirement funds

UK pensions plans could be affected Quantuma managing director Darren Mason recently spoke to the Daily Express about why the latest tax changes could mean dramatic changes to UK pension plans in the coming months, see full article below. Pension plans may be dramatically altered in the coming months according to new analysis from Quantuma. […]

Andrew HoskingPartner, Quantuma

Thoughts on how HMRC could tackle the issue of disguised remuneration

Our expert, Brian Burke examines the latest publication from HMRC It’s 40-odd pages long, but the first thing that ought to strike even the most rapid reader of HMRC’s new call for evidence to “tackle disguised remuneration (DR) tax avoidance” is the lack of separation between the innocent and not so innocent, writes Brian Burke, […]

Andrew HoskingPartner, Quantuma

Quantuma agrees £26.95m merger with listed K3 Capital Group

Business advisory firm Quantuma has completed a merger with AIM-listed K3 Capital Group plc (AIM: K3C), for an initial consideration of £26.95m, to create an independent global advisory practice. The merger will help K3 to build a more diverse professional services group with enhanced capabilities in restructuring, corporate finance, tax advisory, forensic accounting and expert […]

Andrew HoskingPartner, Quantuma

Webinar: Buying a business out of administration: how businesses can take advantage of post-lockdown opportunities Friday 26 June

As we are eased out of the period of lockdown and find our way towards a new normal, what should business owners and other individuals consider when buying a buying a business out of administration?   On Friday 26th June at 9.30 am we will be holding a webinar where Ian Barton and Simon Bonney, partners in our […]

Andrew HoskingPartner, Quantuma

Weekly Webinar – Buying a business out of administration: how businesses can take advantage of post-lockdown opportunities

As we are eased out lockdown, you are invited to join Ian Barton and Simon Bonney, partners in our corporate finance and restructuring and insolvency teams respectively, discuss what they have been seeing in the market since the lockdown period began in March. Focusing on buying a business out of administration as we find our way out of […]

Mark LucasPartner, Quantuma

Retail, food and beverage sector webinar: Can restructuring leases reinvigorate the high street?

Lockdown has only served to increase already strained relationships between tenants and landlords and so as the retail sector starts to re-emerge from lockdown with rent quarter looming, what should those tenants do?   On Friday 19th June we will be holding a live panel discussion with leading advisers to the high street to explore this […]

Andrew HoskingPartner, Quantuma

Webinar: Retail, food and beverage sector: Can a restructuring of leases reinvigorate the high street post-lockdown?

Lockdown has only served to increase already strained relationships between tenants and landlords and so as the retail sector starts to re-emerge from lockdown with rent quarter looming, what should those tenants do?   On Friday 19th June at 9.30 am we will be holding a live panel discussion with leading advisers to the high street to explore this issue. […]

Andrew HoskingPartner, Quantuma