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Committee for Advertising Practice debt management advertisements Enforcement Notice

A reminder to Insolvency Practitioners about their responsibilities under Statement of Insolvency Practice 9

Vanguard Insolvency Practitioners Limited (in liquidation)

IPA 2021/2022 Annual Report

Future of Insolvency Regulation Consultation: IPA Response

IPA Volume Provider Regulation Scheme 2021 Benchmark Report

Notice to members: New financial sanctions in relation to Russia and Ukraine


The future of insolvency regulation – IPA response

IPA 2020/2021 Anti-Money Laundering Annual Report

Revised response to question 10 of R3’s ‘Bounce Back Loans: FAQs for the insolvency profession’

IPA appoints Interim CEO

IPA statement on enquiries into Grant Thornton LLP Insolvency Practitioners

IPA update

IPA 2020/2021 Annual Report


IPA responds to its monitoring report from the Insolvency Service

Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act

IPA announces new President, Vice President and Deputy Vice President for 2020/2021

IPA 2019/2020 Annual Report

UK insolvency litigation market grows to £1.5bn, coupled with significant rise in third-party finance

IPA publishes first benchmark report on industry-first regulatory regime

IPA Volume Provider Regulation Scheme 2019 Benchmark Report


Member guidance on non-Insolvency Act work

Updated Insolvency Service guidance for monitoring volume providers of Individual Voluntary Arrangements – please note the main change that requires IVA ‘introducer’ firms to be FCA authorised

IPA position paper on the Insolvency Service call for evidence on insolvency practitioner regulation

IPA makes improvements following Insolvency Service monitoring

View and support the IPA’s position on the Insolvency Service’s review of the regulatory landscape

Notice to licence-holders: New IPA risk-based monitoring system 

View the IPA’s statement on the Insolvency Service’s Call for Evidence on Insolvency Practitioner Regulation

IPA publishes its Anti-Money Laundering (AML) strategy

IPA 2018 Annual Report

Response to the H M Treasury Consultation Paper “Protecting Your Taxes in Insolvency”

IPA elects new President and Deputy Vice President for 2019


IPA Announces Continuous Monitoring of High-Volume Individual Voluntary Arrangement Providers

IPA delighted to announce the appointment of Michelle Thorp as CEO

IPA Announces Resignation of David Kerr

Lloyd Hinton announced as IPA President for 2018/19


IPA wins Education Trainer / Provider of the Year at the TRI Awards

New role at the IPA for Liz Bingham OBE MIPA

IPA provides view on Quarterly Personal Insolvency Statistics

Ruth Duncan announced as IPA President 6/4/2017


Maureen Leslie FIPA, President of the IPA, provides comment ahead of the Quarterly Personal Insolvency Statistics

Lloyd Hinton announced as Deputy Vice-President Elected 17/10/2016

DRF Statement 2016

IPA issues the first UK Partial licence 

Ferguson Litigation Funding launches at IPA Annual Conference

Maureen Leslie announced as IPA President 21/04/2016

IPA offers new specialist Insolvency Licences


Investigation Committee increases Independence and Transparency

IPA President provides review on Quarterly Personal Insolvency Statistics 27/10/2015

Ruth Duncan elected New Deputy Vice-President 06/10/2015

IPA President provides review on Quarterly Personal Insolvency Statistics

Mark Sands takes over as President of the IPA

New Deputy Vice-President Elected 07/04/2015

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