4,106 new companies & businesses were formed in Ireland between the 1st and 28th October 2015 and 4,350 were set-up in total in a great month for start-ups.
Professional services; wholesale and retail; and social and personal services were the three industry sectors that saw the highest level of new company start-ups. New wholesale and retail start-ups increased by 74% to 240 from 138 in the same period last year; social and personal services start-ups increased by 38% to 171 from 124.
IT and construction companies also received a significant boost in numbers compared to the same period last year, up 36% and 35% respectively.
Dublin, Cork and Limerick were the three most popular centres for new business. Cork start-up numbers grew by 45%, from 139 to 202, while Limerick's were boosted by 66%, from 35 to 58.
The number of companies that have collapsed this year. This figure is down 3% 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.
- 24 Companies
E8 (Notice Of Appointment Of Receiver)
- 3 Companies
- 0 Company
The number of companies that have closed this week.
- 473 Companies
- 649 Businesses
- 1195 Companies
HIGH COURT NOTICES
- 2 Companies
- 1111 Companies
- 0 Company