Almost 24,000 new documents added so far this month.
The first four months of 2013 have seen the incorporation of 5,057 new companies - the highest figure we've seen since 2008 when 5,676 were recorded.
This year, professional services companies have been most popular, accounting for approximately a quarter of all start-ups.
Since 2008 companies in the IT sector have gradually become more commonplace rising from just 6% of start-ups upt to 9% this year.
On the other hand, companies in the Construction and Real Estate sectors have struggled in recent times, making up just 6% and 4% of start-ups respectively this year compared to 11% and 8% in 2008.
A county by county breakdown of the location of start-ups this year shows that Dublin accounts for almost 44% of new companies, followed by Cork and Meath who account for a further 10%and 5% of start-ups respectively.
The number of companies that have collapsed this year. This figure is up 4% compared to last year
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PREDICTIVE CREDIT REPORTS
Our Credit Reports are predicting over 80% of insolvencies at up to 6 months in advance.
- 30 Companies
E8 (Notice Of Appointment Of Receiver)
- 2 Companies
- 0 Company
The number of companies that have closed this week.
- 315 Companies
- 741 Businesses
- 549 Companies
HIGH COURT NOTICES
- 6 Companies
- 195 Companies
- 1 Company