Official Receiver


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Official Receiver

an officer appointed by the Department of Trade and Industry to receive the income and manage the estate of a bankrupt pending the appointment of a trustee in bankruptcy
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The Official Receiver was appointed provisional liquidator to protect assets pending the outcome of a High Court hearing on Wednesday, August 6.
The Insolvency Service administers the insolvency regime investigating all compulsory liquidations and individual insolvencies (bankruptcies) through the Official Receiver to establish why they became insolvent.
This disqualification follows investigation by the Official Receiver at Public Interest Unit, a specialist team of the Insolvency Service, whose involvement commenced with the winding up of the company in the public interest following an investigation by Company Investigations into the affairs of the company.
The Labour MP went on: "We have referred Jo Hand on to the Official Receiver.
If the father had died before your friend was discharged, the Official Receiver could have made a claim.
An Ansells spokesman said today that they could the official Receiver surrendered the lease.
However, unless all the debts have been paid, their assets still remain vested in the official receiver on behalf of the creditors.
Mr Robbins said: "Because of the slump in property prices during the 1980s, some bankrupts had little or even 'negative' equity in their homes, and the official receiver often decided that it was not economic to realise the asset.
He has urged the Institute of Chartered Accountants to re-open their inquiry into the role of the Official Receiver, who last year rejected a bid by a consortium backed by the Mersey Docks and Harbour company.
The court appointed the Official Receiver as provisional liquidator pending the hearing of the petition on December 5.
Bournemouth's official receiver Alan Lewis has turned into the crisis club's lucky charm.
Brawley Industries Limited and Sailrail Enterprises Limited (collectively, the "Trenton Group") have this day authorized the filing of a Notice of Intention to Make a Proposal with the Official Receiver pursuant to subsection 50.