Wednesday, 25 August 2010

New Video - Affiliate system introduction

The developers of our affiliate system have published a quick intro video (this link will open a new window) for anyone wanting to see how simple it is to use before you sign up.

We pay 25% on all sales for the first year, if you have relevant traffic, sign up or email Katie Gregory for more information.


We have received a report from an individual connected with this company who wishes to make it known that the company name is being used fraudulently. This company is a dormant company.

We have been instructed us to add warning text to their company listing in order to help prevent further fraudulent activity in their name.

Thursday, 12 August 2010

Company Liquidations Rise by 0.5% From Previous Quarter

There were 4,080 compulsory liquidations and creditors’ voluntary liquidations in total in England and Wales in the second quarter of 2010 (on a seasonally adjusted basis). This was an increase of 0.5% on the previous quarter and a decrease of 19.1% on the same period a year ago.
This was made up of 1,169 compulsory liquidations (which are down 9.9% on the previous quarter and down 21.0% on the corresponding quarter of the previous year), and 2,911 creditors voluntary liquidations (which are up 5.4% on the previous quarter and down 18.3% on the corresponding quarter of the previous year).
In the twelve months ending Q2 2010, approximately 1 in 127 active companies (or 0.8%) went into liquidation, which is a slight decrease from the previous quarter, when this figure stood at 1 in 120.
Additionally, there were 1,311 other corporate insolvencies in the second quarter of 2010 (not seasonally adjusted) comprising 302 receiverships, 777 administrations and 232 company voluntary arrangements. In total these represented a decrease of 14.3% on the same period a year ago.

Monday, 2 August 2010

Affiliate system update - in beta

Our affiliate system is in beta now and you can you can sign up here
but the look and feel is very 'beta' but is being worked on now.

Standard links would be in the format

If you wanted to link directly to companies via company number then  -

And if you want to pass a company name through to the search results -

YOUR_AFF_CODE will be given to you once you have completed sign-up and your application has been approved. Any questions email

Banners, visuals and marketing material to follow!