January 2019

Jan 18 2019

18/01/2019 - Retention Bonds

Retention bonds have always been a contentious subject in the construction sector. The practice of holding retentions on contracts was brought to the forefront by the private sector and Government following the collapse of Carillion in January this year (see…

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Jan 09 2019

09/01/2019 - Working Capital in the Construction Sector

Following the global recession of 2008, the lengthy period of quantitative easing and low interest rates has provided both opportunities and challenges for UK businesses, including the construction sector. The Bank of England responded to the financial crisis of 08…

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