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Tuesday 08 September 1992
THERE is no end in sight to the worst property market slump to hit the City of London in 50 years, according to Standard & Poor's, the credit rating agency.
Monday 17 August 1992
Sir: I read with interest the two letters dealing with 'late payments' (14 August). However, neither of them offers a method that enables the usually small supplier to deal with the either incompetent or unscrupulous large customer who delays beyond the agreed terms the settlement of the due sums. The charging of interest will create only ill will and confusion and do very little - if anything at all - to help the supplier's cashflow.
Tuesday 11 August 1992
THERE is speculation in the City that Lord Hollick, the Labour peer, will soon become a director at Intrum Justitia, enabling him to cast an acquisitive eye over the debt collection agency in which his MAI financial services group has been building a stake.
Wednesday 05 August 1992
THE 'inconsistent and fragmented' regulations governing the powers of bailiffs to seize goods must be reformed, the Lord Chancellor says.
Lord Chancellor to warn on 'credit repair' claims: Sue Fieldman looks into the business of clearing unwanted entries from credit reference files
Saturday 11 July 1992
THE Lord Chancellor, Lord Mackay, will next week warn consumers to be wary of advertisements from companies that claim they can remove county court judgments from the files of credit reference agencies.
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