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Ashley Madison security breach

With the Ashley Madison security breach entering stage two (the release of data) the cyber security industry has been quick to offer opinion on what has happened and how it could be avoided.

If a supplier has issued you with a winding up petition, you owe money and it could mean compulsory liquidation. However, that is not the only option available. Right now, you need to stop trading but there are options if you want to become viable again. Here are key steps you must follow.

British American Tobacco plc (BATS) has been boosted by today's decision by Fitch Ratings to upgrade the tobacco giant's credit rating.

Hiring an accountant to manage your finances is a smart move, whether you are an individual or a business. Accountants know tax laws better than anyone. In fact, that’s probably the first thing they learn at account school.

Comet, the high street electrical outlet, could file for administration as soon as Thursday, putting another 6,000 jobs under threat on Britain's struggling high street.