Buying insolvent businesses

While buying a business out of insolvency may not seem an obvious choice, there are many advantages to it and it is increasingly becoming a preferred method of expansion by many companies. The fast pace of insolvency deals often leads to bargain prices, and the option of buying assets rather than the whole company can be an attractive proposition. However, all this must be offset against a higher level of risk. This article covers some of the main pitfalls specific to buying an insolvent business.

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