Over 13k new Irish companies have been formed so far this year - up 14% on 2015's total.
Our statistics reveal that between the 1st January and 18th August 2016, 13,164 Irish companies have been set-up - an increase of 14% on the same period in 2015 (11,526).
With the exception of January and July, every other month this year has seen an increase in start-ups over the corresponding month in 2015.
The professional services sector remains the most popular industry for company start-ups in 2016, accounting for one in five (2,629) new companies.
The second most popular area for new companies is the financial services sector - 1,740 start-ups have been registered in that industry this year.
Social & personal services, wholesale & retail and construction round out the top 5 most popular sectors and, between them, account for just over 29% of start-ups this year.
Dublin remains the busiest location for new company start-ups with 45% using it for their registered address. Cork is the second most popular are with 12% of start-ups situating there.
Galway, Kildare and Limerick are the next most popular locations with a further 11% of new companies being based in one of these counties.
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The number of companies that have collapsed this year. This figure is up 52% 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.
- 16 Companies
E8 (Notice Of Appointment Of Receiver)
- 4 Companies
- 0 Company
The number of companies that have closed this week.
- 325 Companies
- 487 Businesses
- 812 Companies
HIGH COURT NOTICES
- 2 Companies
- 319 Companies
- 0 Company