Business Barometer

There has been a 19% increase in the number of petitions to Wind-Up companies being presented to the courts so far this year compared to the same period in 2015

Between the 1st January and 9th June 2016 (inclusive), petitions to wind-up 42 Irish companies have been heard by the Courts - an average of about 2 per week - this represents a 19% increase on the figure for the same period in 2015 (34).

In order to present a petition to have a company wound up, an individual or a company (most likely a creditor) must be able to show that they are owed a minimum of E1,269.74 (approximately 1,000 in old Irish punts).

Of the 42 companies, 22 (52%) have been, or are in the process of being, wound-up.

Petitions to wind-up a further 6 companies will be heard by the courts before the end of this month.

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Insolvency Notices


The number of companies that have collapsed this year. This figure is up 32% compared to last year
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Our Credit Reports are predicting over 80% of insolvencies at up to 6 months in advance.



  • 25 Companies

E8 (Notice Of Appointment Of Receiver)

  • 3 Companies


  • 0 Company



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New Startups

New Companies

  • 384 Companies

New Businesses

  • 473 Businesses

Important Changes

Changed Status

  • 643 Companies


  • 4 Companies

Strike off & Struck off Companies

Strike Off

  • 295 Companies

Struck Off

  • 0 Company

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