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    1. February 2, 2012

      Deloitte accused over MG Rover links

      Deloitte and one of its former partners have been accused of misconduct over their links to the businessmen who presided...

    2. May 8, 2011

      Former MG Rover managers barred

      Four senior managers of MG Rover who extracted £40m from the Midlands carmaker before its collapse have been disqualified as...

    1. September 21, 2009

      Probe into Longbridge payment

      Advantage West Midlands, the regional development agency, has confirmed that it will investigate a £100,000 commission...

    2. September 13, 2009

      MG Rover auditor given clean bill of health

      Deloitte, the auditor and tax adviser to MG Rover, has received a largely clean bill of health from the independent report...

    3. September 12, 2009

      War of words over MG Rover collapse

      A vitriolic row broke out yesterday after a government-sponsored report into the collapse of MG Rover sharply criticised...

    4. September 12, 2009

      Heroes fell far short of their billing

      The Phoenix Four have gone from heroes to zeroes in public estimation. But the most recent nail driven into the coffin of...

    5. September 11, 2009

      Q&A: The moral of the tale

      Why does this report matter? About 6,000 jobs were lost with the collapse in 2005 of MG Rover. This report was expected to...

    6. September 11, 2009

      Heroes fell far short of their billing

      The Phoenix Four have gone from heroes to zeroes in public estimation. But the most recent nail driven into the coffin of...

    7. September 11, 2009

      War of words over MG Rover collapse

      A vitriolic row broke out on Friday after a government-sponsored report into the collapse of MG Rover sharply criticised the...

    8. August 12, 2009

      SFO rules out MG Rover fraud trial

      The government is planning to bring civil proceedings to disqualify members of the "Phoenix Four", the former owners of the...

    9. August 11, 2009

      SFO rejects criminal probe into MG Rover sale

      The government is planning to bring civil proceedings to disqualify members of the “Phoenix Four”, the former owners of the...

    10. July 8, 2009

      Allegations by ex-Rover chiefs denied

      Allegations by four former MG Rover directors that Gordon Brown "pulled the plug" on the company were flatly denied by the...

    11. July 7, 2009

      Government denies MG Rover allegations

      Allegations by four former MG Rover directors that Gordon Brown “pulled the plug” on the company were flatly denied by the...

    12. FT Alphaville

      July 6, 2009

      Woof. Britain's sleepy accounting watchdogs

      The financial press is regularly castigated for its failure to spot problems before innocent people get burnt. But what...

    13. July 6, 2009

      Fraud agency to investigate MG Rover case

      The Serious Fraud Office has been called in to investigate the collapse of MG Rover more than four years after the carmaker...

    14. July 5, 2009

      Fraud agency to investigate MG Rover case

      The Serious Fraud Office has been called in to investigate the collapse of MG Rover more than four years after the carmaker...

    15. June 28, 2008

      Heavy costs in review of Rover's fall

      The three-year inquiry into the collapse of MG Rover has cost about £250,000 in hotel bills, meals and other...

    16. June 27, 2008

      Heavy costs in review of Rover’s fall

      The three-year inquiry into the collapse of MG Rover has cost more than £250,000 in hotel bills, meals and other...

    17. April 14, 2008

      Investment in equipment helps see off the storm

      Pumps maker Concentric once shared a chairman with MG Rover in the form of controversial Midlands industrialist John Towers....

    18. August 16, 2006

      Phoenix bosses lend Rover’s ex-owner £750k

      Three directors of Phoenix Venture Holdings have lent the former owner of MG Rover £750,000 to allow it to settle out of...

    19. July 7, 2006

      Ex-MG Rover workers face £2.7m tax blow

      The former owners of defunct carmaker MG Rover have rejected demands to set aside extra cash for disputed tax liabilities,...

    20. March 29, 2006

      Phoenix four set to sign off accounts

      The four former owners of MG Rover expect to sign off their long-delayed accounts today, following official warnings that if...

    21. March 10, 2006

      PHOENIX FOUR WARNED OVER ACCOUNTS DELAY

      The "Phoenix Four", the Midlands businessmen who oversaw the collapse of MG Rover, have been warned they could face...

    22. March 9, 2006

      ‘Phoenix Four’ warned over accounts delay

      The “Phoenix Four”, the Midlands businessmen who oversaw the collapse of MG Rover, have been warned they could face criminal...

    23. October 7, 2005

      FORMER OWNER ENSURED PHOENIX FOUR COULD NOT STRIP COMPANY'S CORPSE

      The four Midlands millionaires who owned MG Rover will have £442m of their claims on the remaining assets of the failed...

    24. August 24, 2005

      Former MG directors sell Studley Castle

      A football entrepreneur has agreed to pay £4.5m for Studley Castle, the Warwickshire conference centre owned by the former...

    25. June 11, 2005

      Phoenix Four given clean bill by administrator

      Much though it will pain the many enemies of the Phoenix Four, the controlling directors of MG Rover, it now appears...

    26. May 27, 2005

      Dealers claim £40m in unpaid incentives

      When it comes to getting some of their money back, of all the 1,700 unsecured trade creditors of MG Rover, one at least is...

    27. April 22, 2005

      Figuring out size of the gap in Phoenix's accounts

      Is there a “black hole” in the Phoenix Venture Holdings Group accounts running into hundreds of millions pounds? A...

    28. April 22, 2005

      No sign of big black hole in Phoenix's accounts

      Is there a "black hole" in the Phoenix Venture Holdings Group accounts running into hundreds of millions pounds? A...

    29. April 22, 2005

      Towers has 'false hope' for carmaker

      Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC) yesterday dismissed suggestions from John Towers, one of the owners of...

    30. April 21, 2005

      Final gamble that failed to pay off

      Soon after four Midlands businessmen took over MG Rover in May 2000, the company launched its first television commercial...

    31. April 21, 2005

      Rover facing insolvent trading probe

      The administrators of MG Rover, the Birmingham carmaker that collapsed two weeks ago, are investigating whether directors of...

    32. April 20, 2005

      Towers and top Tory in Concentric circles

      Michael Howard argued recently that the government "should have got involved earlier" in efforts to rescue MG Rover. That...

    33. April 19, 2005

      Mudlark: Towers and top Tory in Concentric circles

      Michael Howard argued recently that the government "should have got involved earlier" in efforts to rescue MG Rover. That...

    34. April 18, 2005

      Phoenix directors to share ?6.1m windfall

      The owners of MG Rover are to split a ?6.1m windfall from a closely linked vehicle finance company even though the carmaker...

    35. April 18, 2005

      Election notebook: Probe not ordered into ‘Dodo four’

      An independent inquiry was last night not ordered into the part played in the collapse of MG Rover by the so-called "Dodo...

    36. April 16, 2005

      £150m to aid Rover workers

      * Blair interrupts election campaign to announce rescue package to staff * Brown promises inquiry * Phoenix 4 pressed for...

    37. April 15, 2005

      Employees pay dearly for their loyalty

      Standing in the bitter cold outside Rover's doomed Longbridge plant on Friday, process manager Ian Flight said: “The idea...

    38. April 15, 2005

      Government to hold inquiry into MG Rover accounts

      The UK goverment announced on Saturday it will hold a formal investigation into the accounts of MG Rover. Trade and industry...

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