To ask the Minister of State, Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform how many companies have gone into liquidation (a) in each of the last 10 financial years and (b) in 2008-09 to date in (i) North West Cambridgeshire constituency, (ii) Cambridgeshire, (iii) the East of England and (iv) England and Wales.
The following table shows the number of company liquidations in the last 10 financial years for England and Wales. Corporate liquidation statistics are not currently available on a regional basis within England and Wales.
|Company liquidations( 1, 2 ) in England and Wales|
|(1) Including creditors voluntary liquidations (CVLs) and compulsory liquidations. |
(2) Not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Insolvency data for the current financial year are only available up to December 2008.