SM Solvency Accountants reaches the top 5 of insolvency practices

Congratulations to the entire team at SM Solvency Accountants for reaching the top 5 of insolvency practices (QLD 2018/19) and Brendan Nixon for reaching the top 5 of registered liquidators nationally (and no. 1 in QLD) based on Sivaa Consulting’s FY2018-19 Insolvency Analytics Report of corporate appointments. SM Solvency Accountants is committed to providing accessible, transparent, expert, and timely corporate…

REVEALED: Shocking $1.8m collapse behind Coast restaurant’s closure

REVEALED: Shocking $1.8m collapse behind Coast restaurant’s closure Sunshine Coast Daily 6th Sep 2017 1:34 PM A TRAIL of debt has emerged from the rubble of the collapse of a prominent, Americana-themed Sunshine Coast restaurant. The Daily reported New Orleans Diner, at the Oceans building on Mooloolaba Esplanade, had closed down after opening in December last…

7 News: Administrators appointed to Vietnamese venue

Administrators appointed to Vietnamese venue 7 News https://smsolvency.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Video.mp4

Queensland restaurant Aunty Oh’s Bia Hoi collapses into voluntary administration after protests over controversial name

Uncle Ho protest prompts owners to change name of Vietnamese restaurant in Brisbane ABC News 25 July 2016 A Queensland restaurant that was forced to change its name earlier this year amid backlash from some members of the Vietnamese community has appointed voluntary administrators. Aunty Oh’s Bia Hoi in the Brisbane suburb of New Farm ceased…

Legally Bombed – Left $2.24m in debt after gig

Legally Bombed – Left $2.24m in debt after gig Courier Mail 25 July 2016

Byron Bay baby carrier company Hug-a-Bub goes into voluntary administration

Byron Bay baby carrier company Hug-a-Bub goes into voluntary administration ABC News 16 June 2016 Administrators are trying to work out what caused the financial collapse of a NSW north coast baby carrier company. The directors of Hug-a-Bub Australia Pty Ltd, based at Byron Bay, put the company into voluntary administration on Monday. Founded 15…

The Simpatico Connection Pty Ltd Goes into Liquidation – Australia

The Simpatico Connection Pty Ltd Goes into Liquidation – Australia Dissolve 23 June 2016 The Simpatico Connection Pty Ltd has gone into liquidation. Stanley Morgan Accountants’ Brendan Nixon has been appointed liquidator of the business on June 17, 2016. The Simpatico Connection is the company behind a women’s conference at which Hollywood actress Reese Witherspoon was…

Reese Witherspoon’s bills prove costly for organisers of Brisbane speaking gig which collapsed into liquidation

Reese Witherspoon’s bills prove costly for organisers of Brisbane speaking gig which collapsed into liquidation The Courier Mail 25 July 2016   LEGALLY Blonde star Reese Witherspoon’s expensive styling, appearance fee and busy schedule proved costly for organisers of a speaking gig which collapsed into liquidation last month. The actor was scheduled to appear in…

Frustrated customers fear they will not get their money back after a Gold Coast business went bankrupt

Frustrated customers fear they will not get their money back after a Gold Coast business went bankrupt Gold Coast Bulletin 4 April 2016   CUSTOMERS fear they could be out of pocket by tens of thousands of dollars after a Gold Coast kitchen installation company went bust. Lorraine Melling, a retiree, is one of many frustrated…

Event company that was to bring Reese Witherspoon to Australia for motivational talks collapses into voluntary liquidation

Event company that was to bring Reese Witherspoon to Australia for motivational talks collapses into voluntary liquidation Smart Company 17 June 2016   An event company that had sold tickets to a series of motivational seminars with actress Reese Witherspoon has collapsed into voluntary liquidation. Stanley Morgan Accountants were appointed as external managers to the…

Brisbane hairdresser group Evolve Salons goes bust

Brisbane hairdresser group Evolve Salons goes bust The Courier Mail 8 December 2015   BRISBANE-based hairdressing group Evolve Salons has officially gone belly-up after a corporate “dream-team” behind a string of successful stockmarket floats failed to replicate their success in the world of hair and beauty. Liquidator Brendan Nixon from Spring Hill accounting firm Stanley…

Clients and staff cut adrift in Evolve Salons collapse

Clients and staff cut adrift in Evolve Salons collapse The Courier Mail 13 November 2015   COLLAPSED hairdressing group Evolve Salons was only a year ago planning to list on the stockmarket as part of an ambitious national expansion plan. Now the Brisbane-based salon chain is in liquidation, abandoned by its board of directors, leaving…

Customers left out in the cold as Evolve Salons calls in liquidators

Customers left out in the cold as Evolve Salons calls in liquidators The Courier Mail 12 November 2015   NEED a haircut before Christmas? There is a chance the salon may be closed when you get there. More than 300 hairdressers are out of work after one of Australia’s biggest hairdressing salon chains closed its…

Baby sling brand Hug-a-Bub collapses into voluntary administration

Baby sling brand Hug-a-Bub collapses into voluntary administration Smart Company 16 June 2016   The company behind the popular baby sling brand, Hug-a-Bub, has collapsed into voluntary administration. Hug-a-bub Australia Pty Ltd, which was incorporated in 2001, has temporarily ceased trading and is not currently taking orders, after appointing Brendan Nixon of Stanley Morgan Accountants as…

Hairdressing chain with 53 outlets collapses with just $3.83 left in one bank account

Hairdressing chain with 53 outlets collapses with just $3.83 left in one bank account Smart Company 18 November 2015   A hairdressing chain that previously raised more than $8.7 million from investors and grew to 53 outlets has plunged into liquidation, with just three outlets still trading. Brendan Nixon of Stanley Morgan Chartered Accountants was…

Maker of popular ‘Hug-a-Bub’ baby carrier goes into voluntary administration

Maker of popular ‘Hug-a-Bub’ baby carrier goes into voluntary administration The Daily Telegraph 16 June 2016 THE maker of a child sling described as the “Mercedes of Baby Carriers” has gone into voluntary administration due to mounting debts. Byron Bay based Hug-a-Bub, which makes baby carriers, slings and wraps was forced to call in administrators…

Hug-a-Bub collapse: Baby sling maker goes belly up

Hug-a-Bub collapse: Baby sling maker goes belly up The Sydney Morning Herald 16 June 2016   Here’s why the maker of a popular brand of baby carriers has collapsed into administration. The maker of a popular brand of baby slings and carriers has collapsed into voluntarily administration under the weight of mounting debts. Hug-a-Bub makes…

Uncle Ho restaurant in Brisbane closed down for liquidation

Uncle Ho restaurant in Brisbane closed down for liquidation SBS News 24 July 2016 After controversial beginnings in March and protests in April, the restaurant named Uncle Ho have closed down for company in liquidation. Read the entire article: http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/vietnamese/en/content/uncle-ho-restaurant-brisbane-closed-down-liquidation

Uncle Ho: Brisbane restaurant closed, owner company in liquidation

Uncle Ho: Brisbane restaurant closed, owner company in liquidation The Courier Mail 24 July 2016 A VIETNAMESE restaurant that attracted protests over its controversial name has closed and the company that owned it has gone into voluntary administration. In April, the owners of Fortitude Valley restaurant Uncle Ho, changed the name, which referred to communist…

Hug-a-Bub finds a new home after Fertile Minds buys the popular baby sling brand

Hug-a-Bub finds a new home after Fertile Minds buys the popular baby sling brand Smart Company 29 July 2016 Popular baby sling brand Hug-a-Bub has found a new home, with Sydney-based baby and maternity company Fertile Mind buying the brand’s assets for an undisclosed sum. Hug-a-Bub Australia entered voluntary administration in June and temporarily ceased…

More Uncle Ho protest prompts owners to change name of Vietnamese restaurant in Brisbane

Uncle Ho protest prompts owners to change name of Vietnamese restaurant in Brisbane ABC News 11 April 2016 Owners of a new Vietnamese restaurant in Brisbane say they have decided to change the name from Uncle Ho after a protest and death threats. The name refers to the communist North Vietnamese leader Ho Chi Minh,…