Construction Retentions – it’s time for change

The construction retention is open to abuse, and contractors are potentially missing out on millions of pounds of unpaid invoices.Bill Bordill, a director at Escalate partner firm Decipher, explains why. The mood at the Mipim conference, the global property industry’s...

How Escalate is partnering with the lending community

Tidying up your balance sheet can help your business secure finance Escalate has recently been developing closer links with a number of lenders and fintech businesses to help their clients pro-actively manage their cashflow. Leading peer-to-peer lender ArchOver,...

A brighter future for SMEs facing commercial disputes

The start of the year often coincides with a spike in commercial disputes, as businesses focus on cashflow and tidying up loose ends from the previous year. We typically see a sharp increase in cases for Escalate to review at this time of year. This is why one of our...