Accountant in Bankruptcy

Accountant in Bankruptcy suspends sale and evictions from property in ongoing administrations

Scotland's insolvency service Accountant in Bankruptcy (AiB) has suspended sales and evictions from property in ongoing bankruptcy administrations until further notice in response to the current coronavirus pandemic.

Published 23 March 2020

Corporate and personal insolvencies increased in Scotland in 2019

The number of corporate and personal insolvencies for the whole of 2019 has increased, according to the latest Scottish Insolvency Statistics from Accountant in Bankruptcy.

Published 22 January 2020

CAS sounds alarm over mis-selling of debt solutions

Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) issued a warning yesterday that an increasing number of people may be being sold debt solutions that don’t work for their circumstances.

Published 24 October 2019

Personal and company insolvencies on the rise

Accountant in Bankruptcy (AiB) has released official statistics reporting personal and company insolvencies in Scotland for the second quarter (July to September 2019) of 2019-20.

Published 23 October 2019

Wylie & Bisset welcomes debt arrangement scheme reforms

Chartered Accountancy firm Wylie & Bisset has welcomed the Debt Arrangement Scheme reforms, which it says will improve accessibility and streamline bureaucracy.

Published 30 September 2019

Shepherds retained by Accountant in Bankruptcy

Shepherd Chartered Surveyors has been retained by the Accountant in Bankruptcy (AiB) to deliver a range of chartered surveying services for a further two years.

Published 6 February 2017

Two Scottish insolvency practitioners appointed to Accountant in Bankruptcy

Two of Scotland’s most established insolvency practitioners have been appointed to the Accountant in Bankruptcy advisory board.

Published 21 July 2016

Harper Macleod reappointed advisers to Accountant in Bankruptcy

Law firm Harper Macleod has been appointed as principal external legal advisers to Accountant in Bankruptcy (AiB), Scotland’s insolvency service, for the next four years.

Published 3 June 2016

Former Tory treasurer subjected to bankruptcy restrictions

A former treasurer for the Scottish Conservative Party and trustee of charity Crimestoppers has been banned from holding the directorship of any company for five and a half years.

Published 7 September 2015