Selling distressed businesses and assets

If you want to post a distressed business for sale, you can register now as an insolvency practitioner or as an IP’s representative. The process takes just a few minutes. Even when we start charging, the posting fee will equate to the cost of advertising in The London Gazette and will qualify as a recoverable Category 1 Disbursement, so there is no downside. By casting the net widely in a fair and open marketplace, you stand a better chance of realising the best possible value for creditors. And by testing the market quickly, cost-effectively and confidentially among’s extensive pool of active buyers, you will be helping to satisfy the requirements of SIP 16 guidance on pre-packs. Relevant expressions of interest in your business postings will be sent direct to your desktop and can be copied or diverted to an appropriate colleague. Response times can be measured in minutes compared to costly conventional advertising for a typical business and assets sale. Registration is free.

Buying distressed businesses and assets

If you are a potential buyer of distressed businesses and assets, you can register now as a buyer to access the latest postings from leading UK insolvency practitioners. Worsening economic conditions will create many more opportunities to buy distressed businesses and assets at sensible prices and helps to get you on the inside track of fast-moving business insolvency, administration and pre-pack deals. Insolvency practitioners with distressed businesses and assets for sale post their latest business opportunities on the site, which then automatically checks a particular business for sale against your buying criteria. You are able to specify your search criteria in advance and you will only be sent email alerts of new business opportunities that match your criteria.’s streamlined insolvency marketplace is ideally suited to individual entrepreneurs seeking attractive business opportunities and companies looking to grow through acquisition, as well as private equity firms, corporate finance advisors and venture capital partners searching for corporate turnaround and investment opportunities. Registration is free.