i-FM article

Read the latest i-FM article, from one of the leading facilities management magazines, on the strong performers and those in danger of falling into the warning area within the FM industry. See the financial health of companies including G4S, Capita and Kier, which used Company Watch analysis. The full article is available here (may require…

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What went wrong at Jamie’s Italian?

Jamie’s Italian is a typical example of the fact that having a good cash balance on a company’s books does not insulate it from going under.  According to the company’s January 2017 accounts, even though the company had a pile of cash of £6.5m, its current liabilities was £24m.  That’s almost four times its cash…

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FT article includes Company Watch reference

27 June, 2018 The Financial Times reports on Capita, the company who was awarded the MoD contract despite the financial analysis using Company Watch, is stopping the practice of the ‘Victorian-style’ fee clawbacks from former trainees. View full Financial Times article on Capita here (paywall):

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Company Watch view on the Outsourcing Sector

20 June, 2018 Recent press articles have highlighted once again the continued concern about the financial health of the Outsourcing sector. Company Watch has recently published a view on the Outsourcing sector, looking at some of the key players, such as Capita, Serco, G4S and analysing the strength of their financial health.   Download a…

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Company Clinic webinar – retail

11 June, 2018 As part of our ongoing analysis of the market place we monitor the performance of individual companies and model the impact of internal and external events on their vulnerability. The Company Clinic webinars are designed to give you an insight into companies featuring in the news, showing you the real story behind…

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